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# right-wing - This year 2022

High on a hill: Meloni and the five-star luxury of a right-wing victory day
# Rome
# Rome

High on a hill: Meloni and the five-star luxury of a right-wing victory day

Sep 26th 2022, 9:30 PM 13,679 Views 7 Comments

The Journal’s Niall O’Connor reports from Rome.

Analysis: What will its first far-right leader since WWII mean for Italy?
# Italy Leans Right
# Italy Leans Right

Analysis: What will its first far-right leader since WWII mean for Italy?

Sep 26th 2022, 10:30 AM 21,597 Views 16 Comments

Sofia Ammassari and Duncan McDonnell look at the shock political shift of Italy to the far-right and ask what it means for the future.

Opinion: Trans rights issues are being used as a right-wing recruitment tool
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Opinion: Trans rights issues are being used as a right-wing recruitment tool

Sep 10th 2022, 8:00 PM 22,915 Views 0 Comments

Aoife Gallagher argues that anti-trans campaigners do not have science on their side no matter how hard they try.

Larry Donnelly: Why hasn’t the far-right risen in Ireland?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Larry Donnelly: Why hasn’t the far-right risen in Ireland?

Apr 30th 2022, 8:00 PM 40,064 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s history of emigration has made most of us resistant to anti-immigration rhetoric, our columnist writes.

# right-wing - Last year 2021

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest
# Lockdown Protest
# Lockdown Protest

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 12:10 AM 85,171 Views 166 Comments
  • A major policing operation was in place from yesterday morning with senior officers, including the Commissioner, taking direct command.
  • Officers had been monitoring online chatter in recent weeks as groups planned a protest for Stephen's Green.
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on trial over IS tweets
# National Rally
# National Rally

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on trial over IS tweets

Feb 10th 2021, 7:17 AM 18,552 Views 0 Comments

She is charged with breaking hate speech laws by tweeting pictures of Islamic State atrocities in 2015.

# right-wing - All time

Garda Commissioner concerned about rise in right-wing extremism in Ireland
# Drew Harris
# Drew Harris

Garda Commissioner concerned about rise in right-wing extremism in Ireland

Nov 27th 2019, 6:41 PM 31,962 Views 98 Comments

Harris said there needs to be a consistent approach by gardaí in dealing with hate crime.

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election
# Afd
# Afd

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election

Oct 28th 2019, 9:22 AM 21,440 Views 29 Comments

Bjoern Hoecke previously labelled Berlin’s Holocaust memorial a “monument of shame”.

Young Fine Gael branch criticises president for attending US right-wing conference

Young Fine Gael branch criticises president for attending US right-wing conference

Aug 7th 2019, 4:03 PM 26,661 Views 87 Comments

Two members of the YFG committee went to the conference last week.

Marine Le Pen to go on trial in France for sharing Islamic State images on Twitter
# Marine Le Pen
# Marine Le Pen

Marine Le Pen to go on trial in France for sharing Islamic State images on Twitter

Jun 12th 2019, 2:09 PM 25,063 Views 43 Comments

The charges carry a maximum sentence of three years in prison and a fine of €75,000.

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism

Mar 20th 2019, 8:32 AM 10,591 Views 0 Comments

The main suspect in last week’s terror attack made a white power gesture as he appeared in court.

As it happened: One man charged with murder after at least 49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings
Live Mar 15th 2019, 11:20 AM

As it happened: One man charged with murder after at least 49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings

Opinion: Far-right politics on the rise so we need to stop silencing working class voices on the left
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Far-right politics on the rise so we need to stop silencing working class voices on the left

Jan 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 32,691 Views 231 Comments

Ordinary working-class people are being silenced by left-wing commentators, because of their lack of regard for modern liberal terminology, writes Conor Kenny.

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News amid Trump row
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News amid Trump row

Jan 9th 2018, 9:23 PM 18,692 Views 45 Comments

Donald Trump’s former Chief Strategist was the Executive Chairman of the right-wing website.

Theresa May says Trump's retweets of Britain First were 'wrong' - but he's still welcome to visit
# Britain First
# Britain First

Theresa May says Trump's retweets of Britain First were 'wrong' - but he's still welcome to visit

Nov 29th 2017, 9:23 PM 11,757 Views 118 Comments

A Trump spokesperson says that whether the videos are accurate or not is unimportant.

Leo Varadkar congratulates Austria's new 'whizz-kid' leader
# World's Youngest Leader
# World's Youngest Leader

Leo Varadkar congratulates Austria's new 'whizz-kid' leader

Oct 16th 2017, 8:55 AM 17,654 Views 67 Comments

Sebastian Kurz, 31, is the world’s youngest leader in waiting.

Austria is set to elect this 31-year-old as its leader
# Whizzkid
# Whizzkid

Austria is set to elect this 31-year-old as its leader

Oct 15th 2017, 10:58 AM 23,268 Views 63 Comments

The People’s Party (OeVP), rebranded by “whizz-kid” Kurz as a “movement”, is forecast to reap more than 30% of the vote.

'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups
# Scottish Dawn
# Scottish Dawn

'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups

Sep 29th 2017, 9:10 AM 16,703 Views 174 Comments

Membership of these organisations can now lead to up to 10 years in prison.

'Stop the Nazis': Protests in Germany as far-right party secures 13% of national vote
# Afd
# Afd

'Stop the Nazis': Protests in Germany as far-right party secures 13% of national vote

Sep 25th 2017, 7:40 AM 14,952 Views 115 Comments

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder described AfD’s success as “abhorrent”.

Man charged for threatening to kill Emmanuel Macron
# Day Of The Jackal
# Day Of The Jackal

Man charged for threatening to kill Emmanuel Macron

Jul 3rd 2017, 7:24 PM 9,132 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old also allegedly said he wanted to attack “Muslims, Jews, blacks, homosexuals”.

Explainer: Who are the far-right Citizens of the Reich in Germany?
# Movement
# Movement

Explainer: Who are the far-right Citizens of the Reich in Germany?

Jan 29th 2017, 8:30 AM 12,548 Views 46 Comments

Germany authorities have begun cracking down on members of the far-right movement.

New extreme right-wing party says cancellation of its event was 'frankly inexplicable'
# The National Party
# The National Party

New extreme right-wing party says cancellation of its event was 'frankly inexplicable'

Nov 17th 2016, 7:01 AM 32,486 Views 264 Comments

The party had been due to hold its launch at the Merrion Hotel in Dublin today.

Dublin hotel cancels launch of new extreme right-wing party which had been planned for tomorrow
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

Dublin hotel cancels launch of new extreme right-wing party which had been planned for tomorrow

Nov 16th 2016, 12:32 PM 82,215 Views 428 Comments

The National Party had previously released a statement announcing its launch at a renowned Dublin hotel tomorrow afternoon.

Here's why some people aren't happy about one of Trump's top advisors
# Stephen Bannon
# Stephen Bannon

Here's why some people aren't happy about one of Trump's top advisors

Nov 14th 2016, 2:15 PM 31,956 Views 147 Comments

Stephen Bannon ran the right-wing Breitbart News.

Success of anti-migrant party means a turning point for German politics
# Alternative For Germany
# Alternative For Germany

Success of anti-migrant party means a turning point for German politics

Mar 14th 2016, 3:15 PM 25,122 Views 121 Comments

The far-right AfD made strong gains in three state polls yesterday.

Right-wing Polish minister wants jail for anyone who calls Nazi death camps 'Polish'
# Patryk Jaki
# Patryk Jaki

Right-wing Polish minister wants jail for anyone who calls Nazi death camps 'Polish'

Feb 15th 2016, 8:41 PM 13,485 Views 36 Comments

Poland was attacked and occupied by Nazi Germany during World War II.

Shots fired: Micheál Martin says 'right-wing' Fine Gael will decimate public services
# Attack
# Attack

Shots fired: Micheál Martin says 'right-wing' Fine Gael will decimate public services

Jan 6th 2016, 9:35 PM 27,329 Views 114 Comments

You’d never guess there’s an election just weeks away.

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country
# Right Wing
# Right Wing

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country

Oct 8th 2015, 7:34 AM 11,151 Views 52 Comments

Nadine Morano, a former minister, has been removed from a list of candidates for upcoming regional elections.

More than 18,000 people turned up to an anti-Islam rally in Germany
# Right Wing
# Right Wing

More than 18,000 people turned up to an anti-Islam rally in Germany

Jan 6th 2015, 8:43 AM 12,122 Views 165 Comments

Marches by the group have been steadily growing in size in recent months. German Justice Minister Heiko Maas joined a counter-protest.

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 11,084 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.

Column: Is the Socialist Party cloaking itself as ‘Anti-Austerity Alliance’?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Is the Socialist Party cloaking itself as ‘Anti-Austerity Alliance’?

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 782 Views 155 Comments

At its core, the newly-registered AAA is asking people to vote for members of our already-established Socialist Party, says Aaron McKenna.

High-flying Trimble finds a home in Schmidt's Ireland
# Spitfire
From The42
# Spitfire

High-flying Trimble finds a home in Schmidt's Ireland

Feb 9th 2014, 11:11 AM 5,758 Views 10 Comments

The Ulster winger caused mayhem for George North and Liam Williams after an excellent shift at Lansdowne Road.

Labour TD says party has 'ceded too much ground to the right-wing point of view'
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

Labour TD says party has 'ceded too much ground to the right-wing point of view'

Nov 21st 2013, 11:50 AM 5,760 Views 88 Comments

Joanna Tuffy has said that the party has “ceded too much ground” in coalition with Fine Gael.

Column: Sharing power is bad for the health of junior coalition partners
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Sharing power is bad for the health of junior coalition partners

Dec 2nd 2012, 8:15 AM 151 Views 24 Comments

Sharing government can be like a bad marriage, writes Rory Costello – and it certainly looks that way for Labour.

Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland?

Nov 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,280 Views 126 Comments

High unemployment and political disillusionment are often a breeding ground for the far right, writes Rory Costello. So why hasn’t one emerged?

Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day
# Poland
# Poland

Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day

Nov 11th 2012, 8:26 PM 10,875 Views 36 Comments

Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at a right-wing march.

DCU gets €5m to investigate violent political extremism online
# Research
# Research

DCU gets €5m to investigate violent political extremism online

Jun 24th 2012, 6:07 PM 4,916 Views 19 Comments

The research will look at the activities of violent jihadists, nationalist-separatists and extreme right-wing groups on the internet.

Exit polls show far-right party set for Greek parliament
# Elections
# Elections

Exit polls show far-right party set for Greek parliament

May 6th 2012, 5:34 PM 4,320 Views 59 Comments

Golden Dawn is capitalising on protest votes as mainstream parties jostle for support.

Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda
# Fur And Balanced
From The Daily Edge
# Fur And Balanced

Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda

Jan 30th 2012, 11:02 AM 5,475 Views 12 Comments

Kermit gave a fair and balanced answer when asked about the Fox News comments – leaving Miss Piggy to deliver the killer blow.