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# far-right - Monday 5 March, 2018

Populist leaders battle to govern Italy after left collapses as leader resigns
# First Pasta Post
# First Pasta Post

Populist leaders battle to govern Italy after left collapses as leader resigns

Mar 5th 2018, 8:15 PM 30,542 Views 114 Comments

The leader of the ruling centre-left party resigned with a warning about a “wind of extremism”.

# far-right - Thursday 1 March, 2018

France's Marine Le Pen charged over Islamic State tweets

France's Marine Le Pen charged over Islamic State tweets

Mar 1st 2018, 4:01 PM 13,670 Views 0 Comments

The crime is punishable by up to three years in prison and a fine of €75,000.

# far-right - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Ireland's secretive anti-fascist group says far-right here can be 'extremely violent and dangerous'
# Interview
# Interview

Ireland's secretive anti-fascist group says far-right here can be 'extremely violent and dangerous'

Feb 25th 2018, 12:05 AM 43,896 Views 206 Comments

The group said it is constantly monitoring fascist individuals and groups in Ireland to ensure they do not gain momentum.

# far-right - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Even communities that condemn far-right terror attacks don't become more positive about migrants, study finds
# JOB SEEKERS
# JOB SEEKERS

Even communities that condemn far-right terror attacks don't become more positive about migrants, study finds

Jan 27th 2018, 11:00 AM 14,075 Views 128 Comments

Researchers gauged how difficult it was for people of Pakistani origin searching for jobs in Norway.

# far-right - Monday 25 September, 2017

Co-leader of far-right party quits just hours after German election breakthrough
# Afd
# Afd

Co-leader of far-right party quits just hours after German election breakthrough

Sep 25th 2017, 12:35 PM 27,024 Views 119 Comments

Citing “dissent” with more hardline colleagues, Petry dropped her bombshell at a morning party press conference.

# far-right - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Steve Bannon calls white nationalists 'losers'
# Surprise Interview
# Surprise Interview

Steve Bannon calls white nationalists 'losers'

Aug 17th 2017, 8:22 AM 22,646 Views 112 Comments

The White House strategist is reported to be on shaky ground with Donald Trump.

# far-right - Saturday 29 April, 2017

If Marine Le Pen wins election, her prime minister will be a far-right eurosceptic
# Two Of A Kind
# Two Of A Kind

If Marine Le Pen wins election, her prime minister will be a far-right eurosceptic

Apr 29th 2017, 3:30 PM 11,766 Views 65 Comments

Could a Frexit be on the cards?

# far-right - Monday 24 April, 2017

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party
# National Front
# National Front

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party

Apr 24th 2017, 7:55 PM 48,541 Views 115 Comments

The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

# far-right - Friday 10 March, 2017

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London

Mar 10th 2017, 5:33 PM 8,902 Views 57 Comments

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

# far-right - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Far-right Dutch MP says 'there is a lot of Moroccan scum' as he launches election campaign
# Geert Wilders
# Geert Wilders

Far-right Dutch MP says 'there is a lot of Moroccan scum' as he launches election campaign

Feb 18th 2017, 6:49 PM 17,013 Views 210 Comments

“Dutch people who want their country back will vote for us irrespective of their education or background,” he added.

# far-right - Monday 6 February, 2017

Dutch far right MP sparks fake news row after photoshopping rival into tweet with radical Islamists
# Geert Wilders
# Geert Wilders

Dutch far right MP sparks fake news row after photoshopping rival into tweet with radical Islamists

Feb 6th 2017, 10:59 PM 16,125 Views 79 Comments

The Netherlands is set to go to the polls on 15 March.

# far-right - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'These ideas won't wash with Irish people': Why the alt-right has little standing in Ireland
# Trump Effect
# Trump Effect

'These ideas won't wash with Irish people': Why the alt-right has little standing in Ireland

Jan 14th 2017, 7:30 AM 33,189 Views 144 Comments

TheJournal.ie examines if the alt-right movement is gaining momentum in Ireland.

# far-right - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower but insists she was just having a coffee
# Far-right
# Far-right

Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower but insists she was just having a coffee

Jan 12th 2017, 7:30 PM 18,763 Views 73 Comments

Asked about her visit, Trump spokesman Sean Spicer said: ‘It’s a public building.’

# far-right - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Enda Kenny says he doesn't regret the comments he made in the Dáil about Donald Trump
# No Regrets
# No Regrets

Enda Kenny says he doesn't regret the comments he made in the Dáil about Donald Trump

Jan 1st 2017, 6:10 AM 10,949 Views 38 Comments

When asked about Trump’s comments in the Dáil in May, Kenny described the comments as both “racist and dangerous”.

# far-right - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'Ireland would be the biggest loser from a breakup of the EU': Irish MEPs on Europe's future
# Brexit
# Brexit

'Ireland would be the biggest loser from a breakup of the EU': Irish MEPs on Europe's future

Dec 29th 2016, 10:30 AM 13,383 Views 103 Comments

We asked a handful of Irish MEPs on what the New Year holds for Europe.

# far-right - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'
# Berlin Attack
# Berlin Attack

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'

Dec 21st 2016, 3:45 PM 12,482 Views 103 Comments

Frauke Petry, who leads the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party, has hit out at Angela Merkel.

# far-right - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised
# Berlin Attack
# Berlin Attack

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

Dec 20th 2016, 9:27 PM 25,424 Views 74 Comments

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

# far-right - Saturday 26 November, 2016

French presidential race: 'Who will beat Marine Le Pen?'
# Read Me
# Read Me

French presidential race: 'Who will beat Marine Le Pen?'

Nov 26th 2016, 12:00 PM 43 Views 70 Comments

Tomorrow’s winner will be the key challenger for the French Presidency against Marine Le Pen of the Front National, writes Senator Neale Richmond.

# far-right - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Notorious right-wing American website to expand to France in advance of Le Pen presidential run
# Breitbart
# Breitbart

Notorious right-wing American website to expand to France in advance of Le Pen presidential run

Nov 20th 2016, 7:30 AM 18,908 Views 140 Comments

Ultra conservative news site Breitbart news is considering expanding into a number of European countries in advance of national elections.

# far-right - Friday 1 July, 2016

In a dramatic move, Austria has overturned its presidential election result
# Recount
# Recount

In a dramatic move, Austria has overturned its presidential election result

Jul 1st 2016, 1:23 PM 16,585 Views 54 Comments

Austria has annulled the result of the closely-fought election over irregularities – which means the far-right candidate may be elected after all.

# far-right - Friday 24 June, 2016

"Now it's our turn": Brexit sparks hope for Europe's far right
# Let Us Out
# Let Us Out

"Now it's our turn": Brexit sparks hope for Europe's far right

Jun 24th 2016, 11:46 AM 22,833 Views 97 Comments

There are calls for similar referendums across Europe.

# far-right - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Another big name has thrown his support behind Donald Trump

Another big name has thrown his support behind Donald Trump

Feb 28th 2016, 3:47 PM 28,029 Views 53 Comments

Jean-Marie Le Pen, the founder of the French National Front party, has gotten behind the candidate.

# far-right - Sunday 13 December, 2015

The rise of France’s far-right has their opponents so worried they're teaming up
# National Front
# National Front

The rise of France’s far-right has their opponents so worried they're teaming up

Dec 13th 2015, 12:59 PM 13,663 Views 77 Comments

Marine Le Pen’s party topped the popular vote last week.

# far-right - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Far-right extremists planned to set fire to migrant camps in Germany
# Bamberg
# Bamberg

Far-right extremists planned to set fire to migrant camps in Germany

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:23 PM 10,167 Views 170 Comments

It’s the latest incident in a wave of violence against migrants and their supporters, in Germany.

# far-right - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Man charged with carving swastika into cyclist's forehead
# Austria
# Austria

Man charged with carving swastika into cyclist's forehead

Oct 15th 2015, 7:52 PM 19,966 Views 16 Comments

He and three others are accused of trying to force the victim to leave his neighbourhood.

# far-right - Friday 21 August, 2015

'It's dirty to kill your own daddy': France's far right-wing party is at war
# A Family Affair
# A Family Affair

'It's dirty to kill your own daddy': France's far right-wing party is at war

Aug 21st 2015, 5:04 PM 9,013 Views 15 Comments

There is no love lost between the Le Pens.

# far-right - Sunday 31 May, 2015

A fateful Paris shopping trip, and the death that rocked France
# Clement Meric
# Clement Meric

A fateful Paris shopping trip, and the death that rocked France

May 31st 2015, 10:00 PM 52,019 Views 30 Comments

18-year-old anti-fascist college student Clément Meric was killed on the streets of Paris two years ago.

# far-right - Monday 13 April, 2015

Far right's Le Pen pulls out of elections over fight with his daughter
# No Love Lost
# No Love Lost

Far right's Le Pen pulls out of elections over fight with his daughter

Apr 13th 2015, 11:55 AM 9,038 Views 33 Comments

The National Front founder has had a fierce public spat with his daughter Marine.

# far-right - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Polish far-right leader calls protesters "the agents of Putin in Ireland"
# The War At Home
# The War At Home

Polish far-right leader calls protesters "the agents of Putin in Ireland"

Apr 11th 2015, 5:15 PM 24,591 Views 133 Comments

Gardaí were called to a Dublin hotel last night.

# far-right - Friday 10 April, 2015

Angry scenes at venue where far-right Polish leader due to appear
# Missile Thrown
# Missile Thrown

Angry scenes at venue where far-right Polish leader due to appear

Apr 10th 2015, 10:51 PM 49,651 Views 190 Comments

There was a heavy garda presence and a glass bottle was thrown.

# far-right - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Cork hotel cancels debate with Polish far-right politician
# National Movement
# National Movement

Cork hotel cancels debate with Polish far-right politician

Apr 9th 2015, 9:50 PM 33,273 Views 141 Comments

Left wing groups in Ireland had been planning to picket the event.

# far-right - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

France's far-right political dynasty in crisis after 'gas chamber comments'
# Love And War
# Love And War

France's far-right political dynasty in crisis after 'gas chamber comments'

Apr 8th 2015, 8:08 PM 18,440 Views 31 Comments

Marine Le Pen is trying to force her father out of the party he founded.

# far-right - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Crowley's aligning himself with racist, xenophobic, anti-gay parties --- Micheál Martin
# Far-right
# Far-right

Crowley's aligning himself with racist, xenophobic, anti-gay parties --- Micheál Martin

Jun 24th 2014, 9:56 PM 25,607 Views 125 Comments

The FF leader said he had first learned of Crowley’s decision in a phone-call on Sunday night, and that it had been a surprise.

# far-right - Monday 23 June, 2014

Fianna Fáil says Brian Cowley's move to Eurosceptic group is 'unacceptable'
# Shift Right
# Shift Right

Fianna Fáil says Brian Cowley's move to Eurosceptic group is 'unacceptable'

Jun 23rd 2014, 12:40 PM 11,037 Views 77 Comments

Brian Crowley has switched to the European Conservatives and Reformists, a grouping that includes many right-wing parties including the British Conservatives.

# far-right - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%
# Xenophobia
# Xenophobia

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%

Jun 19th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,889 Views 22 Comments

New figures show that there were 473 xenophobic attacks in 2013 – up from 393 the previous year.

# far-right - Monday 27 January, 2014

Holocaust denial is a 'favourite sport' for some, says Shatter
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Holocaust denial is a 'favourite sport' for some, says Shatter

Jan 27th 2014, 4:21 PM 14,809 Views 171 Comments

The Minister warned against the rise of extreme far right political parties – including UKIP – in a speech last night.

# far-right - Friday 13 December, 2013

German authorities use 'Nazi Shazam' in crackdown on far-right radio stations
# Saxony
# Saxony

German authorities use 'Nazi Shazam' in crackdown on far-right radio stations

Dec 13th 2013, 7:30 AM 8,285 Views 34 Comments

Police in Saxony are to utilise new music identification software to identify and shut down internet stations playing banned songs.

# far-right - Friday 1 November, 2013

Two people killed outside offices of Greek far-right party Golden Dawn
# Greece
# Greece

Two people killed outside offices of Greek far-right party Golden Dawn

Nov 1st 2013, 7:04 PM 6,136 Views 46 Comments

The shooting comes just weeks after the indictment of six Golden Dawn lawmakers for their involvement in a “criminal organisation”.

# far-right - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

English Defence Leader founder Tommy Robinson quits group
# EDL
# EDL

English Defence Leader founder Tommy Robinson quits group

Oct 9th 2013, 8:32 AM 9,683 Views 225 Comments

The 30-year-old, who has an Irish mother, has left the group along with colleague Kevin Carroll over concerns that he can “no longer keep extremist elements at bay”.

# far-right - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Leader of far-right Golden Dawn detained on criminal charges
# Greece
# Greece

Leader of far-right Golden Dawn detained on criminal charges

Oct 3rd 2013, 8:34 AM 3,567 Views 22 Comments

Greek authorities are moving to dismantle Golden Dawn — which has 18 members in the 300-seat parliament — after the shock murder of an anti-fascist musician on September 18.