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In a recent, bizarre attempt to delegitimize the current government, Professor Charles Gati and Miklos Haraszti backed by former U.S. Ambassador to Hungary Mark Palmer published an op-ed in the Washington Post calling for the re-establishment of Radio Free Europe (RFE) in Hungary. The goal: to preserve media and democratic pluralism. Gati, who has floated the outrageous […]