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If only we could dissolve the people

If only we could dissolve the people

2014. 06. 05.

Sir, As a reminder for those who insist on using the word “populist” in a negative sense (Letters, June 3) here is the quotation from Brecht in connection with the communist dismissal of the 1953 uprising in East Berlin: “Would it not be easier . . . to dissolve the people and elect another?”

György Schöpflin, MEP for Hungary (Fidesz)

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