His Open Society Foundation, under unceasing harassment from Hungary’s paranoid, reactionary government, will leave Budapest and move to Berlin; his Central European University, also based in Budapest and also under unrelenting official harassment, will stay. For now.


Berlin’s gain.


But UD must say… I mean, on the matter of Hungary… On one level she’s forced to admire the belligerent and thoroughgoing regressive approach to global coexistence coming out of that country. It’s the Saudi Arabia of Europe.

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2 Responses to “The Bloom is Off Soros”

  1. dmf Says:

    don’t forget Poland…

  2. Margaret Soltan Says:

    Poland’s not as bad, but yes – things there are pretty horrible.

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