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Война популистов с женщинами

ВАРШАВА – Ярославу Качиньскому и Дональду Трампу, двум политикам, шокировавшим мир в течение года, обычно удаётся избежать наказания за свои безобразия. Но теперь этому пришёл конец.

Когда в прошлом году партия Качиньского «Право и справедливость» (ПИС) пришла к власти, она немедленно установила контроль над ключевыми польскими учреждениями – Конституционным судом, прокуратурой, государственными СМИ, компаниями и даже принадлежащими государству конюшнями. Поскольку созданное партией ПИС правительство унаследовало экономику и бюджет в хорошем состоянии, Качиньский не увидел необходимости в министре финансов, поэтому эта должность была недавно ликвидирована.

Трамп тоже ведёт себя так, что в нормальных обстоятельствах его политическая карьера уже давно бы завершилась: атака на родителей американского солдата-мусульманина, погибшего в сражении; издевательство над репортёром-инвалидом; критика сенатора Джона Маккейна за то, что тот попал в плен во время Вьетнамской войны (он находился в заключении и подвергался пыткам более пяти лет). Все были возмущены, кроме сторонников Трампа.

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