“Orban uses migration for campaigning”

The mechanism proposed by the liberal ALDR group would ensure that democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights are equally monitored in all member states, so no government can say that the EU is picking on them, Dutch MEP Sophie in ‘t Veld told Hungarian daily Magyar Hirlap.

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Schopflin accuses European liberalism of colonialist arrogance

Liberal elites also have ethnic consciousness, this is why they show strong opposition to the rights of lingustic minorities, Gyorgy Schopflin said in an interview with Hungarian daily Magyar Idok. The ruling Fidesz party’s MEP sees signs of colonialist arrogance in the behaviour of the liberal attitude, which “considers itself supranational and stigmatises any other way of thinking as populism”. Continue reading “Schopflin accuses European liberalism of colonialist arrogance”