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Orban just stopped 'gender studies' (aka feminist activism) from being studied at some universities in Hungary

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Submitted by Anon. (United States), Aug 17, 2018 at 00:19

Being sensible people, I gather only some 13 students will be affected. Even so, it is truly heartening.

It is the first time that a government successfully pushes back against this movement.

Feminism today is a branch of the radical left and weaponises women against men and society. Camille Paglia is, of course, a fabulous exception.

Somehow, seeing Orban do this fills me with hope. This could be the start of a Western pushback against other ideas of the contemporary radical left, such as the notion that women are simply people who identify as such and that everyone must acknowledge this.

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Yes, conservatism is uniquely strong in Hungary. But will it spread?

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