“Looks like it’s over”: Polish liberals despair after Duda’s victory | News from the world

0
31


ANaive gray clouds hovered over much of Warsaw as city liberals and progressives accepted the fact that it will likely be another three years in the 2023 parliamentary elections before being given the opportunity to challenging the ruling party’s takeover after his favorite candidate, Andrzej Duda, was re-elected president on Monday.”It was not a normal and fair election in a liberal democracy,” said Agnieszka Graff, public intellectual and professor of cultural studies at the University of Warsaw. “It was an election in which we would allow or prevent the final phase of the dismantling of democracy in Poland, and right now, it really feels like it’s over.”

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here