"Victor Orbán desperately trying to catch up with cosmopolitan liberal elites who have all overtaken him in the authoritarianism league tables in recent weeks." - Dr.Tad Tietze on twitter

Hungarian Parliament passes bill that gives PM Orbán unlimited power & proclaims:

  • State of emergency w/o time limit
  • Rule by decree
  • Parliament suspended
  • No elections
  • Spreading fake news + rumors: up to 5 yrs in prison
  • Leaving quarantine: up to 8 yrs in prison