Join the editors as they discuss backsliding in Hungary under Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.
How did Viktor Orbán find himself in a position to dismantle Hungarian democracy? What are the precise mechanism's that he is using to undermine rule of law and popular government?
- Not Your Father’s Authoritarianism: The Creation of the "Frankenstate" by Kim Lane Scheppele for the American Political Science Association.
- "Viktor Orban's War on Intellect," by Franklin Foer in The Atlantic.
- "Hungary’s Illiberal Turn: Disabling the Constitution," by Miklós Bánkuti, Gábor Halmai, and Kim Lane Scheppele in Journal of Democracy.