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euronews
1 month ago
Europe politics

Will the far-right win big in the EU elections? A focus on Germany and Portugal

Far-right parties gaining popularity in Europe ahead of elections. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Germany's AfD given boot from EU Parliament far-right group DW 05/23/2024

Far-right AfD party expelled from European Parliamentary group amid scandals and controversial comments, impacting EU election dynamics. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
France politics

Barricaded Highways and a Deadly Incident as French Farmers Rise Up

Protesting French farmers set up barricades and a car plowed into one, killing one woman and injuring her husband and daughter.
Rural discontent and a sense of marginalization among farmers has contributed to a surge in support for far-right and nationalist movements in France and other Western European countries. [ more ]
euronews
1 month ago
Europe politics

Will the far-right win big in the EU elections? A focus on Germany and Portugal

Far-right parties gaining popularity in Europe ahead of elections. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Germany's AfD given boot from EU Parliament far-right group DW 05/23/2024

Far-right AfD party expelled from European Parliamentary group amid scandals and controversial comments, impacting EU election dynamics. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
France politics

Barricaded Highways and a Deadly Incident as French Farmers Rise Up

Protesting French farmers set up barricades and a car plowed into one, killing one woman and injuring her husband and daughter.
Rural discontent and a sense of marginalization among farmers has contributed to a surge in support for far-right and nationalist movements in France and other Western European countries. [ more ]
morenationalism
#french-politics
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

French PM says voters for far right may end up like Britons who cry over Brexit'

Voters warned against far-right in EU elections to avoid Brexit-like regret. [ more ]
www.thelocal.fr
2 months ago
France politics

OPINION: The French far-right's 'empty vessel' Bardella is set to win big in Europe

Strong support for Jordan Bardella in France due to accumulated anger towards Macron, his ability to appeal to a wide audience by being both relatable and different from the political elite [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

You can feel a shift': will the French be lured by Le Pen?

There is a shift in public mood towards far-right parties like Marine Le Pen's National Rally in parts of France. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French elections: what is the republican front and will it head off National Rally?

The Republican Front in French politics is a strategic alliance of mainstream parties and voters to minimize the far-right's chances of winning an election. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French centrists must decide: support the left or hand the keys of power to the far right? | Cole Stangler

French leftwing coalition wins 9m votes, poses a choice between left coalition and far right for voters in upcoming elections. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
France politics

The far right was humiliated in this city. Its return bodes ill for Macron.

Toulon's history of far-right governance serves as a cautionary tale for France. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

French PM says voters for far right may end up like Britons who cry over Brexit'

Voters warned against far-right in EU elections to avoid Brexit-like regret. [ more ]
www.thelocal.fr
2 months ago
France politics

OPINION: The French far-right's 'empty vessel' Bardella is set to win big in Europe

Strong support for Jordan Bardella in France due to accumulated anger towards Macron, his ability to appeal to a wide audience by being both relatable and different from the political elite [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

You can feel a shift': will the French be lured by Le Pen?

There is a shift in public mood towards far-right parties like Marine Le Pen's National Rally in parts of France. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French elections: what is the republican front and will it head off National Rally?

The Republican Front in French politics is a strategic alliance of mainstream parties and voters to minimize the far-right's chances of winning an election. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French centrists must decide: support the left or hand the keys of power to the far right? | Cole Stangler

French leftwing coalition wins 9m votes, poses a choice between left coalition and far right for voters in upcoming elections. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
France politics

The far right was humiliated in this city. Its return bodes ill for Macron.

Toulon's history of far-right governance serves as a cautionary tale for France. [ more ]
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#nazi-slogan
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Germany news

A German court will try a far-right politician next month over a second alleged use of a Nazi slogan

A far-right German politician is facing trial for using a Nazi slogan, risking a fine or imprisonment. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Court convicts German far-right figure Bjorn Hocke for using Nazi slogan

Hocke fined for using Nazi motto during campaign rally in 2021. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Germany news

A well-known figure in a German far-right party tells his trial he is completely innocent

Bjorn Hocke from AfD claims innocence in trial over Nazi slogan usage. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Germany news

German far-right leader in court charged with using Nazi slogan

Bjorn Hocke from AfD is on trial for using a Nazi slogan, claiming ignorance. Protests ensued with accusations labeling him as a Nazi. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
Germany news

German court convicts a prominent far-right politician for using a Nazi slogan again

Far-right German politician convicted for using Nazi slogan. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Germany news

High-profile German far-right politician on trial again over alleged use of Nazi slogan

Far-right German politician faces trial for allegedly using Nazi slogan. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Germany news

A German court will try a far-right politician next month over a second alleged use of a Nazi slogan

A far-right German politician is facing trial for using a Nazi slogan, risking a fine or imprisonment. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Court convicts German far-right figure Bjorn Hocke for using Nazi slogan

Hocke fined for using Nazi motto during campaign rally in 2021. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Germany news

A well-known figure in a German far-right party tells his trial he is completely innocent

Bjorn Hocke from AfD claims innocence in trial over Nazi slogan usage. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Germany news

German far-right leader in court charged with using Nazi slogan

Bjorn Hocke from AfD is on trial for using a Nazi slogan, claiming ignorance. Protests ensued with accusations labeling him as a Nazi. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
Germany news

German court convicts a prominent far-right politician for using a Nazi slogan again

Far-right German politician convicted for using Nazi slogan. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Germany news

High-profile German far-right politician on trial again over alleged use of Nazi slogan

Far-right German politician faces trial for allegedly using Nazi slogan. [ more ]
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www.dw.com
1 month ago
France politics

Macron makes case for European unity in Dresden speech DW 05/27/2024

Authoritarianism is a threat to Europe's future, pointed out by French President Macron during his visit to Dresden. [ more ]
#eu-politics
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Le Pen invites Meloni to form nationalist super-group' in European parliament

Nationalist parties in the EU are considering alliances for the upcoming parliamentary elections to increase their influence. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Europe politics

Wilders on verge of forming EU's latest hard-right government

Geert Wilders is close to forming a four-way coalition in the Netherlands, despite not expecting to become the prime minister due to his extreme views. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Le Pen invites Meloni to form nationalist super-group' in European parliament

Nationalist parties in the EU are considering alliances for the upcoming parliamentary elections to increase their influence. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
Europe politics

Wilders on verge of forming EU's latest hard-right government

Geert Wilders is close to forming a four-way coalition in the Netherlands, despite not expecting to become the prime minister due to his extreme views. [ more ]
moreeu-politics
#european-parliament
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

EU's far-right parties expel Germany's AfD from their group

The far-right German party AfD has been expelled from the pan-European parliamentary group due to controversies. [ more ]
www.thelocal.it
2 months ago
Europe politics

'The acceptable extreme': Italy's PM paves way for far right in EU elections

Meloni's rise to power in Italy as a far-right leader has caused concerns in the EU, but her support for Ukraine has gained her allies in Washington and Brussels. [ more ]
www.thelocal.de
2 months ago
Germany news

Aide to German far-right MEP arrested on suspicion of spying for China

A German national, working as an aide to a far-right MEP, was accused of spying for a Chinese intelligence service, raising concerns over Chinese espionage in Europe. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 months ago
Europe politics

European Parliament approves migration deal after years of deadlock

European Parliament voted in favor of migration deal to overhaul EU's approach
The migration and asylum pact is a major breakthrough after three years of negotiation. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

EU elections: Exit poll suggests big gains for Wilders DW 06/06/2024

Far-right Freedom Party gains in EU elections, signaling a potential shift towards right-wing politics in the Netherlands and across the EU. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Europe politics

Germany's AfD and extremist allies set up second EU parliament far-right group

A new far-right group in the European Parliament, led by Germany's AfD, has created an alliance with extremist parties from France and other countries. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

EU's far-right parties expel Germany's AfD from their group

The far-right German party AfD has been expelled from the pan-European parliamentary group due to controversies. [ more ]
www.thelocal.it
2 months ago
Europe politics

'The acceptable extreme': Italy's PM paves way for far right in EU elections

Meloni's rise to power in Italy as a far-right leader has caused concerns in the EU, but her support for Ukraine has gained her allies in Washington and Brussels. [ more ]
www.thelocal.de
2 months ago
Germany news

Aide to German far-right MEP arrested on suspicion of spying for China

A German national, working as an aide to a far-right MEP, was accused of spying for a Chinese intelligence service, raising concerns over Chinese espionage in Europe. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 months ago
Europe politics

European Parliament approves migration deal after years of deadlock

European Parliament voted in favor of migration deal to overhaul EU's approach
The migration and asylum pact is a major breakthrough after three years of negotiation. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

EU elections: Exit poll suggests big gains for Wilders DW 06/06/2024

Far-right Freedom Party gains in EU elections, signaling a potential shift towards right-wing politics in the Netherlands and across the EU. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Europe politics

Germany's AfD and extremist allies set up second EU parliament far-right group

A new far-right group in the European Parliament, led by Germany's AfD, has created an alliance with extremist parties from France and other countries. [ more ]
moreeuropean-parliament
#european-elections
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

European far-right leaders gather ahead of EU elections

Far-right leaders gathered in Madrid to rally against socialism and illegal migration before upcoming European elections. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU at risk of implosion' as far-right seeks scapegoats, minister warns

The EU faces risks of implosion due to social tensions stirred by short-term political gains. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Europe politics

The pro-Putin far right is on the march across Europe and it could spell tragedy for Ukraine | Armida van Rij

Peter Pellegrini's victory in Slovakia reflects the rise of far-right politicians in Europe.
Far-right parties in various European countries are gaining electoral support and potentially increasing their power. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Ukraine is a dividing line in European election that centrists hope to exploit

Centrists struggle amidst populist campaigning in Europe, using Ukraine as a rallying point against the far-right challenge in European elections. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Far-right German politician stabbed in Mannheim Europe live

Far-right AfD politician injured in knife attack in Mannheim
Security advisor emphasizes the importance of standing against dictators at D-Day commemorations
USR's Dan Barna criticizes local elections coinciding with European elections in Romania [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Far-right advance in France prompts warnings from European leaders

Far-right parties gain momentum in French elections, causing concern among mainstream politicians in Europe. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

European far-right leaders gather ahead of EU elections

Far-right leaders gathered in Madrid to rally against socialism and illegal migration before upcoming European elections. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

EU at risk of implosion' as far-right seeks scapegoats, minister warns

The EU faces risks of implosion due to social tensions stirred by short-term political gains. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Europe politics

The pro-Putin far right is on the march across Europe and it could spell tragedy for Ukraine | Armida van Rij

Peter Pellegrini's victory in Slovakia reflects the rise of far-right politicians in Europe.
Far-right parties in various European countries are gaining electoral support and potentially increasing their power. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Ukraine is a dividing line in European election that centrists hope to exploit

Centrists struggle amidst populist campaigning in Europe, using Ukraine as a rallying point against the far-right challenge in European elections. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Far-right German politician stabbed in Mannheim Europe live

Far-right AfD politician injured in knife attack in Mannheim
Security advisor emphasizes the importance of standing against dictators at D-Day commemorations
USR's Dan Barna criticizes local elections coinciding with European elections in Romania [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Far-right advance in France prompts warnings from European leaders

Far-right parties gain momentum in French elections, causing concern among mainstream politicians in Europe. [ more ]
moreeuropean-elections
#money-laundering
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Germany: Money-laundering probe into far-right AfD lawmaker DW 05/16/2024

Bavarian prosecutors investigate money laundering by far-right politician, Petr Bystron, of the AfD party in Germany. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Germany: Far-right AfD lawmaker's Bundestag offices searched DW 05/16/2024

Far-right politician Petr Bystron under investigation for money-laundering activities in Germany. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Germany: Money-laundering probe into far-right AfD lawmaker DW 05/16/2024

Bavarian prosecutors investigate money laundering by far-right politician, Petr Bystron, of the AfD party in Germany. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Germany: Far-right AfD lawmaker's Bundestag offices searched DW 05/16/2024

Far-right politician Petr Bystron under investigation for money-laundering activities in Germany. [ more ]
moremoney-laundering
#lgbtq-rights
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

School board member who once championed book bans now faces death threats for changing her mind - LGBTQ Nation

Former far-right Texas school board member opposes extremist Republicans' efforts to ban books and defund schools after finding no evidence of LGBTQ+ indoctrination or critical race theory in lesson plans. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
France politics

Thousands unite to protest anti-trans bigotry in over 50 French and Belgian cities

Protestors in Paris and Belgian cities rally against transphobia and proposed anti-trans legislation, advocating for trans rights and protesting against far-right attacks. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
France politics

The next generation of hate? French far-right leader Jordan Bardella is just 28

Jordan Bardella, leader of RN, could significantly impact LGBTQ+ rights in France due to his personal stance on same-sex marriage. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

School board member who once championed book bans now faces death threats for changing her mind - LGBTQ Nation

Former far-right Texas school board member opposes extremist Republicans' efforts to ban books and defund schools after finding no evidence of LGBTQ+ indoctrination or critical race theory in lesson plans. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
France politics

Thousands unite to protest anti-trans bigotry in over 50 French and Belgian cities

Protestors in Paris and Belgian cities rally against transphobia and proposed anti-trans legislation, advocating for trans rights and protesting against far-right attacks. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
France politics

The next generation of hate? French far-right leader Jordan Bardella is just 28

Jordan Bardella, leader of RN, could significantly impact LGBTQ+ rights in France due to his personal stance on same-sex marriage. [ more ]
morelgbtq-rights
#geert-wilders
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Far-right Geert Wilders agrees deal for Dutch coalition government

Far-right leader Geert Wilders forms his first rightwing coalition government in the Netherlands, leading an uneasy four-party alliance. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
EU data protection

Geert Wilders won't be Dutch PM, but he can still harm Europe. Here's how to stop him | Ties Dams

Wilders unexpectedly unable to become PM despite winning Dutch elections last year.
Wilders as the leader of the biggest party in parliament can still influence the government's agenda and choice of next PM. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

Far-right Geert Wilders agrees deal for Dutch coalition government

Far-right leader Geert Wilders forms his first rightwing coalition government in the Netherlands, leading an uneasy four-party alliance. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
EU data protection

Geert Wilders won't be Dutch PM, but he can still harm Europe. Here's how to stop him | Ties Dams

Wilders unexpectedly unable to become PM despite winning Dutch elections last year.
Wilders as the leader of the biggest party in parliament can still influence the government's agenda and choice of next PM. [ more ]
moregeert-wilders
#germany
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Germany news

Verdict expected for German far-right politician Bjorn Hocke, accused of using Nazi slogan

Far-right AfD figure, Bjoern Hoecke, faces trial for using Nazi slogan; outcome could impact his political future. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

German far-right AfD staffer arrested on China spy charges DW 04/23/2024

An AfD employee was arrested for espionage, suspected of passing information to China's Ministry of State Security. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Germany news

German Far-Right Leader Goes on Trial for Nazi Slogans

Germany has strict laws against using Nazi symbols and slogans, as demonstrated by far-right leader facing trial. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Berlinale: U-turn on AfD politicians' invitation causes stir DW 02/15/2024

Controversy erupts before Berlin International Film Festival over disinviting far-right politicians from opening gala
Germany has seen protests against the rise of the far right and its potential threat to the country's democratic constitution. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Germany: Far-right AfD says candidate attacked in Mannheim DW 06/05/2024

A local candidate for the far-right AfD party was attacked with a knife in Mannheim, leading to injuries and an arrest. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
Germany news

Verdict expected for German far-right politician Bjorn Hocke, accused of using Nazi slogan

Far-right AfD figure, Bjoern Hoecke, faces trial for using Nazi slogan; outcome could impact his political future. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

German far-right AfD staffer arrested on China spy charges DW 04/23/2024

An AfD employee was arrested for espionage, suspected of passing information to China's Ministry of State Security. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Germany news

German Far-Right Leader Goes on Trial for Nazi Slogans

Germany has strict laws against using Nazi symbols and slogans, as demonstrated by far-right leader facing trial. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Berlinale: U-turn on AfD politicians' invitation causes stir DW 02/15/2024

Controversy erupts before Berlin International Film Festival over disinviting far-right politicians from opening gala
Germany has seen protests against the rise of the far right and its potential threat to the country's democratic constitution. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Germany: Far-right AfD says candidate attacked in Mannheim DW 06/05/2024

A local candidate for the far-right AfD party was attacked with a knife in Mannheim, leading to injuries and an arrest. [ more ]
moregermany
#conservative-party
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

A Global Lesson from Britain's Crumbling Conservative Party

The Conservative Party's success in forming a broad-based conservative majority despite challenges from the far right is now at risk. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

A Global Lesson from Britain's Crumbling Conservative Party

The Conservative Party in the UK under Boris Johnson managed to consolidate a broad-based conservative majority despite the insurgent far right, demonstrating a seeming success in maintaining unity. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe politics

Rory Stewart accuses Tories of giving up on youth and warns over 65s are not future'

The Conservative Party must refocus on recapturing young voters instead of pandering to the far-right to regain electoral success. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

A Global Lesson from Britain's Crumbling Conservative Party

The Conservative Party's success in forming a broad-based conservative majority despite challenges from the far right is now at risk. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Europe politics

A Global Lesson from Britain's Crumbling Conservative Party

The Conservative Party in the UK under Boris Johnson managed to consolidate a broad-based conservative majority despite the insurgent far right, demonstrating a seeming success in maintaining unity. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
Europe politics

Rory Stewart accuses Tories of giving up on youth and warns over 65s are not future'

The Conservative Party must refocus on recapturing young voters instead of pandering to the far-right to regain electoral success. [ more ]
moreconservative-party
#european-parliament-elections
Irish Independent
2 months ago
Europe politics

Saoirse McHugh to return to politics as an Independent candidate in European elections

Ms McHugh, an Independent candidate, is concerned about the rise of the far right in politics, emphasizes the importance of grassroots engagement beyond social media, and prioritizes addressing climate change and the housing crisis in her campaign themes. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 month ago
France politics

Battered by far right, France's Macron bets big on risky snap election

Far-right gains in European Parliament elections indicate shifting political landscape. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 month ago
Europe politics

European Parliament elections: Far right sees gains in exit polls

Populist parties making gains in European Parliament elections, signaling a rightward shift in some countries. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
France politics

France's Far Right Is Triumphant in European Elections

France's far right National Rally led by Marine Le Pen secured a significant victory in the European Parliament elections, dealing a blow to President Macron's centrist party. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
Europe politics

Saoirse McHugh to return to politics as an Independent candidate in European elections

Ms McHugh, an Independent candidate, is concerned about the rise of the far right in politics, emphasizes the importance of grassroots engagement beyond social media, and prioritizes addressing climate change and the housing crisis in her campaign themes. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 month ago
France politics

Battered by far right, France's Macron bets big on risky snap election

Far-right gains in European Parliament elections indicate shifting political landscape. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 month ago
Europe politics

European Parliament elections: Far right sees gains in exit polls

Populist parties making gains in European Parliament elections, signaling a rightward shift in some countries. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
France politics

France's Far Right Is Triumphant in European Elections

France's far right National Rally led by Marine Le Pen secured a significant victory in the European Parliament elections, dealing a blow to President Macron's centrist party. [ more ]
moreeuropean-parliament-elections
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Like Germany's president, I love a good kebab. Cosying up to autocrats like Erdogan, less so | Fatma Aydemir

The popularity of kebabs in Germany is not a hindrance to white supremacy, as seen by the consumption by Nazis and the AfD's political support. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Pessimistic young Germans turning to far-right, says study DW 04/23/2024

German youth increasingly dissatisfied and leaning towards far-right parties like AfD due to fears about prosperity. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

Why German media's relationship with far right is difficult DW 04/22/2024

Debates involving far-right politicians on German TV pose a challenge for traditional media. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Germany news

The far right and the German media: A difficult relationship DW 04/22/2024

Debating far-right politicians poses a challenge for traditional media in Germany. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
2 months ago
Europe news

Has Russian Propaganda "Infected" Republicans? The Truth Is More Sinister.

Far-right Republicans accused of echoing Russian propaganda against Ukraine. [ more ]
#afd
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
Germany news

Prominent figure in German far-right party going on trial over alleged use of Nazi slogan

Bjorn Hocke, a leader in the far-right AfD party, is on trial for using Nazi slogans, impacting his political aspirations. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Berlinale: U-turn on AfD politicians' invitation causes stir DW 02/15/2024

Controversy surrounds the Berlin International Film Festival due to the invite and subsequent disinvite of politicians from Germany's far-right party Alternative for Germany (AfD).
The festival's management withdrew invitations to five AfD politicians citing the party's explicitly antidemocratic positions. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Tens of thousands gather in Berlin to protest far-right AfD party

Around 150,000 people protested against the far-right AfD party in Berlin.
Protests also took place in other cities, showing growing alarm at public support for AfD. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
Germany news

Prominent figure in German far-right party going on trial over alleged use of Nazi slogan

Bjorn Hocke, a leader in the far-right AfD party, is on trial for using Nazi slogans, impacting his political aspirations. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Berlinale: U-turn on AfD politicians' invitation causes stir DW 02/15/2024

Controversy surrounds the Berlin International Film Festival due to the invite and subsequent disinvite of politicians from Germany's far-right party Alternative for Germany (AfD).
The festival's management withdrew invitations to five AfD politicians citing the party's explicitly antidemocratic positions. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
Germany news

Tens of thousands gather in Berlin to protest far-right AfD party

Around 150,000 people protested against the far-right AfD party in Berlin.
Protests also took place in other cities, showing growing alarm at public support for AfD. [ more ]
moreafd
www.dw.com
3 months ago
Marketing

Germany's AfD on TikTok: The political battle for the youth DW 03/30/2024

Maximilian Krah, a far-right German politician, uses TikTok successfully by delivering short provocative messages aimed at younger audiences.
TikTok's actions to restrict his channel due to guideline violations highlight the platform's role in regulating political content. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
France politics

The Guardian view on Aya Nakamura: gifted, black and French | Editorial

Olympic opening ceremonies convey national narratives
Far-right politicians target Aya Nakamura at Paris Games [ more ]
#lgbtq
LGBTQ Nation
3 months ago
LGBT

GOP senator says "satanic" liberals "ruined" sex education to turn kids transgender

Tommy Tuberville labels liberalism as a 'satanic cult' responsible for transgender youth.
Anti-LGBTQ+ sentiments expressed by Tuberville and Pence at far-right events. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
5 hours ago
LGBT

J.D. Vance's former trans friend speaks out about how he turned hateful - LGBTQ Nation

J.D. Vance's shift to far-right politics strained relationships with former friends over LGBTQ+ views. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
3 months ago
LGBT

GOP senator says "satanic" liberals "ruined" sex education to turn kids transgender

Tommy Tuberville labels liberalism as a 'satanic cult' responsible for transgender youth.
Anti-LGBTQ+ sentiments expressed by Tuberville and Pence at far-right events. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
5 hours ago
LGBT

J.D. Vance's former trans friend speaks out about how he turned hateful - LGBTQ Nation

J.D. Vance's shift to far-right politics strained relationships with former friends over LGBTQ+ views. [ more ]
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#portuguese-politics
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

What next for Portugal after far right gains ground? DW 03/12/2024

The opposition center-right Democratic Alliance leads, but lacks a governing majority.
The far-right Chega party's significant gains in seats may impact future government formation. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Portugal: Center-right AD tops polls as far right surges DW 03/12/2024

Opposition Democratic Alliance leads but falls short of governing majority
Far-right Chega party's rise shakes up political landscape [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

What next for Portugal after far right gains ground? DW 03/12/2024

The opposition center-right Democratic Alliance leads, but lacks a governing majority.
The far-right Chega party's significant gains in seats may impact future government formation. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Portugal: Center-right AD tops polls as far right surges DW 03/12/2024

Opposition Democratic Alliance leads but falls short of governing majority
Far-right Chega party's rise shakes up political landscape [ more ]
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#berlin-international-film-festival
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Film

Do I want to watch arthouse films with fascists? No thanks, Berlin | Fatma Aydemir

The Berlin International Film Festival faced backlash for inviting far-right politicians to its opening gala.
The festival eventually revoked the invitation after public outcry. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Berlin

Berlin international film festival disinvites AfD politicians from gala

The Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) has uninvited five far-right politicians from the opening gala, citing the party's alleged mass deportation plans.
The decision to uninvite the politicians comes after recent revelations about the AfD's anti-democratic positions and individual politicians.
The inclusion of the AfD in the festival's invitation quotas has sparked debate about its potential threat to Germany's democratic constitution. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Film

Do I want to watch arthouse films with fascists? No thanks, Berlin | Fatma Aydemir

The Berlin International Film Festival faced backlash for inviting far-right politicians to its opening gala.
The festival eventually revoked the invitation after public outcry. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Berlin

Berlin international film festival disinvites AfD politicians from gala

The Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) has uninvited five far-right politicians from the opening gala, citing the party's alleged mass deportation plans.
The decision to uninvite the politicians comes after recent revelations about the AfD's anti-democratic positions and individual politicians.
The inclusion of the AfD in the festival's invitation quotas has sparked debate about its potential threat to Germany's democratic constitution. [ more ]
moreberlin-international-film-festival
Advocate.com
7 months ago
Books

This California Surf City Is Moving More and More to the Right With Books Bans and Other Policies

Huntington Beach, California, known for its surfing, is gaining notoriety for its far-right politics.
Conservative city officials have taken steps to promote right-wing activism, including removing LGBTQ+ books from the public library. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
Environment

Dutch plans to tackle climate change are in doubt after the election victory of a far-right party

Outgoing Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is committed to accelerating efforts to tackle climate change, but it depends on talks to form a new ruling coalition.
Far-right lawmaker Geert Wilders, a potential successor to Rutte, wants to scrap the country's climate policies. [ more ]
#far-right politics
www.aljazeera.com
7 months ago
Europe politics

Why Wilders won: Election boosts Dutch far right, but what happens next?

Geert Wilders and his Party for Freedom won a historic election in the Netherlands, becoming the largest single bloc in the legislature.
Wilders's anti-immigration and anti-EU rhetoric resonated with voters, fueled by poverty and fear of competition from migration.
Wilders's victory marks a turning point for the far-right party and signals a shift in Dutch public opinion. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
8 months ago
US politics

The California county where far-right officials tried to upend voting

Shasta county in California attracted national attention due to its far-right politics and controversial election practices.
The county attempted to use a hand-count system for the special election, despite state legislation prohibiting manual tallies.
The tensions and confusion surrounding the election raised concerns about political unrest. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
7 months ago
Europe politics

Why Wilders won: Election boosts Dutch far right, but what happens next?

Geert Wilders and his Party for Freedom won a historic election in the Netherlands, becoming the largest single bloc in the legislature.
Wilders's anti-immigration and anti-EU rhetoric resonated with voters, fueled by poverty and fear of competition from migration.
Wilders's victory marks a turning point for the far-right party and signals a shift in Dutch public opinion. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
8 months ago
US politics

The California county where far-right officials tried to upend voting

Shasta county in California attracted national attention due to its far-right politics and controversial election practices.
The county attempted to use a hand-count system for the special election, despite state legislation prohibiting manual tallies.
The tensions and confusion surrounding the election raised concerns about political unrest. [ more ]
morefar-right politics
POLITICO
7 months ago
Europe politics

Euroskeptics applaud shock Wilders win in Dutch election

Far-right politicians in Europe are congratulating Geert Wilders on his victory in the Dutch parliamentary elections.
Wilders' far-right Freedom Party (PVV) secured the most seats in the election, causing concern in Brussels.
Marine Le Pen and other far-right leaders praised Wilders and his movement as allies. [ more ]
#french-elections
www.thelocal.fr
1 month ago
France politics

French far right inflicts big defeat on Macron alliance in EU polls, projections show

The RN's strong performance in French elections indicate a desire for change among voters, posing a challenge to Macron's party. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French market shoppers face crunch vote in high-stakes election

The upcoming French elections have caused tensions in households, leading to differing political views even within families. [ more ]
www.thelocal.fr
1 month ago
France politics

French far right inflicts big defeat on Macron alliance in EU polls, projections show

The RN's strong performance in French elections indicate a desire for change among voters, posing a challenge to Macron's party. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French market shoppers face crunch vote in high-stakes election

The upcoming French elections have caused tensions in households, leading to differing political views even within families. [ more ]
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#marine-le-pen
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
France politics

Who is Jordan Bardella? Marine Le Pen's protege who made Macron call snap election

Jordan Bardella, the rising star of France's far-right National Rally party, could potentially become the prime minister in weeks, shifting the country's political landscape significantly. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 week ago
France politics

France's Macron slams Israeli minister's backing of Marine Le Pen

Israeli Diaspora Affairs Minister supported far-right candidate Marine Le Pen for France's parliamentary elections. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
France politics

Who is Jordan Bardella? Marine Le Pen's protege who made Macron call snap election

Jordan Bardella, a rising star in France's far-right National Rally party, could become the country's prime minister, making significant political gains against President Macron's party. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
France politics

Marine Le Pen's far-right party in strong position after first round of voting

Marine Le Pen's far-right National Rally leading in France's parliamentary elections, signaling a shift in political landscape. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 weeks ago
US news

What to know about France's high-stakes election, where the far right is gaining ground

The rising popularity of the far right in France ahead of parliamentary elections is causing major concern across Europe. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
France politics

Who is Jordan Bardella? Marine Le Pen's protege who made Macron call snap election

Jordan Bardella, the rising star of France's far-right National Rally party, could potentially become the prime minister in weeks, shifting the country's political landscape significantly. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 week ago
France politics

France's Macron slams Israeli minister's backing of Marine Le Pen

Israeli Diaspora Affairs Minister supported far-right candidate Marine Le Pen for France's parliamentary elections. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
France politics

Who is Jordan Bardella? Marine Le Pen's protege who made Macron call snap election

Jordan Bardella, a rising star in France's far-right National Rally party, could become the country's prime minister, making significant political gains against President Macron's party. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
France politics

Marine Le Pen's far-right party in strong position after first round of voting

Marine Le Pen's far-right National Rally leading in France's parliamentary elections, signaling a shift in political landscape. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 weeks ago
US news

What to know about France's high-stakes election, where the far right is gaining ground

The rising popularity of the far right in France ahead of parliamentary elections is causing major concern across Europe. [ more ]
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LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
Public health

Marjorie Taylor Greene refuses to call Dr. Fauci a "doctor" then gets epically slammed - LGBTQ Nation

Rep. Greene refuses to address Dr. Fauci as a doctor and accuses him of 'crimes against humanity.' [ more ]
#elections
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Europe politics

Patriots for Europe? Viktor Orban's new EU group is another hollow victory for the far right

The far-right has faced recent defeats despite apparent victories, indicating challenges in translating electoral support into political power. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
France politics

As Macron fades and far right surges, French left senses an opening

The New Popular Front leftist coalition aims to position itself as the primary competition to the rising far-right National Rally party in France. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
France politics

French sports stars call on public to vote against the far right in legislative elections

Athletes in France unite against far-right in upcoming elections. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Europe politics

Patriots for Europe? Viktor Orban's new EU group is another hollow victory for the far right

The far-right has faced recent defeats despite apparent victories, indicating challenges in translating electoral support into political power. [ more ]
Washington Post
2 weeks ago
France politics

As Macron fades and far right surges, French left senses an opening

The New Popular Front leftist coalition aims to position itself as the primary competition to the rising far-right National Rally party in France. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 month ago
France politics

French sports stars call on public to vote against the far right in legislative elections

Athletes in France unite against far-right in upcoming elections. [ more ]
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#french-election
Washington Post
1 week ago
France politics

Why the French election result was such a surprise

Pollsters failed to predict the outcome of the French election due to the inability to capture shifting dynamics, such as a coordinated effort to block the far right. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Not one more vote': Reactions as France's far right wins snap election

President Macron urges unity against far right in French election. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 week ago
France politics

Why the French election result was such a surprise

Pollsters failed to predict the outcome of the French election due to the inability to capture shifting dynamics, such as a coordinated effort to block the far right. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Not one more vote': Reactions as France's far right wins snap election

President Macron urges unity against far right in French election. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

French PM says no place for violence and intimidation' after candidate attacked putting up election posters Europe live

Violence and intimidation have no place in democracy. [ more ]
#france
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

France's Muslims fear for their futures as Le Pen's far right party surges

Muslim minorities in France are feeling marginalized and fearful due to the rise of far-right politics and anti-Muslim sentiment. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
France politics

What happens next if the far-right win in France?

The far-right in France, led by Marine Le Pen's National Rally, won a significant victory in the first round of national elections, raising concerns about the rise of populist movements across Europe. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Jordan Bardella accelerates the path to power of France's far right

Jordan Bardella, 28, has rapidly ascended political career in France, potentially becoming the youngest prime minister, embodying National Rally party's normalization and de-demonization. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
France politics

Film-maker warns against rampant racism' in France as election approaches

Alice Diop mobilizes against racism and far-right in France's snap election. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

France's Muslims fear for their futures as Le Pen's far right party surges

Muslim minorities in France are feeling marginalized and fearful due to the rise of far-right politics and anti-Muslim sentiment. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
France politics

What happens next if the far-right win in France?

The far-right in France, led by Marine Le Pen's National Rally, won a significant victory in the first round of national elections, raising concerns about the rise of populist movements across Europe. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Jordan Bardella accelerates the path to power of France's far right

Jordan Bardella, 28, has rapidly ascended political career in France, potentially becoming the youngest prime minister, embodying National Rally party's normalization and de-demonization. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
France politics

Film-maker warns against rampant racism' in France as election approaches

Alice Diop mobilizes against racism and far-right in France's snap election. [ more ]
morefrance
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 weeks ago
France politics

Huge anti-fascist protests erupt in Paris after far-right party's election victory

Riots erupted in Paris post-elections with clashes between protesters and riot police. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
France politics

Who is Jordan Bardella, France's far-right star eyeing the premiership?

Jordan Bardella, the 28-year-old National Rally president, is positioned for a significant role in the upcoming snap election in France. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
France politics

It's going to be tight': Macron's centrists struggle to deter voters from backing far right

It is crucial for politicians to connect emotionally with voters and address their concerns to win support.
Political tactics in addressing the far-right and shoring up votes before elections are crucial for centrist parties like Macron's alliance. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
France politics

France facing rise in all types of racism, human rights commission says

Far-right anti-immigration ideas in France are fueling racism and xenophobia, with a rise in antisemitic attacks and tolerance decline towards minorities. [ more ]
#immigration
www.thelocal.fr
3 weeks ago
France politics

OPINION: When the mask slips, Le Pen's party reveals its fundamental racism

Monsieur Bardella is a versatile populist blending Left, Right, and Macronist ideas, showcasing performance in political debates but revealing slips in consistency. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Chemnitz: A stronghold of Germany's far right AfD DW 06/17/2024

The far-right AfD in Germany uses 'blue wave' to symbolize their successes and focuses on 'order and security' to address concerns of their constituents. [ more ]
www.thelocal.fr
3 weeks ago
France politics

OPINION: When the mask slips, Le Pen's party reveals its fundamental racism

Monsieur Bardella is a versatile populist blending Left, Right, and Macronist ideas, showcasing performance in political debates but revealing slips in consistency. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Germany news

Chemnitz: A stronghold of Germany's far right AfD DW 06/17/2024

The far-right AfD in Germany uses 'blue wave' to symbolize their successes and focuses on 'order and security' to address concerns of their constituents. [ more ]
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PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
France politics

French president slammed for spreading 'transphobic fake news' ahead of election

Emmanuel Macron faces backlash for criticizing self-ID for trans people, opposing NFP's pledge for easier gender marker changes in France. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

We all need to fight': Thuram raises France alarm over political turmoil

Marcus Thuram staunchly opposes far-right politics in France and calls for action, displaying a strong stance against the nationalist National Rally party. [ more ]
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