Viktor Orbán Flatters Republicans With the Lie That Progressive Liberals and Communists Are ‘the Same’

In his triumphant speech Thursday at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Dallas, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán played one of the oldest—and most morally grotesque—rhetorical cards in the central European diplomatic playbook: comparing the domestic political opponents of his audience with the totalitarian murderers who once subjugated his homeland. “The Hungarians defeated communism, […]