The Freedom Party of #Austria or FPÖ aspires to come first nationally in the European elections. For the past 30 years it has been trying to normalize its image by attempting to break from its ideological heritage close to Nazism.
Stop telling the FPÖ it is a #neo-Nazi party. Since the 1990s, they have been working to move away from this ideology to turn into a large right-wing populist party. lire la suite
Until 2011 there were 39 True Finn MPs out of 200. But one of them was excluded last year by PS head Timo Soini. lire la suite
In order to destroy the political class and change the face of the country, Beppe Grillo and his party founded in 2009 and entitled the #5_stelle_movement or #M5s, favour insults and provocations. lire la suite
Populist parties have often unified around a central figure. In the case of the Party for Freedom or #PVV, it is undistinguishable from its founder. lire la suite
Hungary is caught between the devil and the deep blue sea. The country has to cope with the rise of #Jobbik – the self-proclaimed “most popular radical party” in Europe. The ruling #Fidesz party, on the other hand, does not hesitate to use their political opponent’s most extreme ideas.
In Hungarian, #Jobbik means both “better” and “further right” – an apt name when we look at the current political context in the country. lire la suite
The far right has been riding high in #Denmark for over ten years. Xenophobic ideas defended by the Danish People’s Party have crept into the whole society.
Refusing a multi-ethnic society is the basic ideology of the Danish People’s Party – Dansk Folkeparti or DF – founded in 1995 by Pia Kjærsgaard and led since September 2012 lire la suite
The neo-Nazi Golden Dawn, an #anti-Semitic, negationist and #Islamophobic party, has become a feature of Greek people’s daily life. With an estimated 15 to 20% of votes in the polls, they could enter the European Parliament in the next elections.
Golden Dawn or « Chryssi Avgi » in Greek, was founded in 1981 and reactivated in 2007 by Nikos Michaloliakos, a former member of a fascist youth organization during the Regime of the Co lire la suite
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Has Marine Le Pen managed to turn the National Front into a regular party? It is hard to believe if we take into account the first measures taken by FN mayors since the municipal elections. But according to polls, the FN party is still expected to take the lead in the French ballot.
Has the National Front really changed? Many wonder as Marine Le Pen’s party continues to rise. lire la suite