If you stand by and do nothing, are you complicit?

If you stand by and do nothing, are you complicit?
Viktor Orbán, Hungary’s nationalist prime minister

Did Fine Gael wait until it was politically safe to reject Hungarian far-right leader Viktor Orbán?

Is Fine Gael complicit in the rise of the far right in Europe?

Fine Gael is a founding member of the European People’s Party (EPP), an umbrella centre-right political grouping that is the continent’s most prominent political force.

On Wednesday, Viktor Orbán, Hungary’s nationalist prime minister, was suspended – not expelled - from the EPP. Yet for years, Orbán’s Fidesz party has flouted basic rule of law and democratic standards. Fine Gael only...

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