In its effort to overcome liberal democracy and create a centralized authoritarian regime the ruling Fidesz party, under constant ideological pressure from far right Jobbik, has started a war of dominance against the country's cultural institutions deemed to be left-liberal. The opera house has already been provincially streamlined, the New Theatre is being handed over to a far right leadership and statues of progressive politicians and poets are to fall. Next on the agenda is the National...
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