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HUNGARY | Radical Nationalist Jobbik Party Fails To Maintain Voter Support

Wednesday, 25 November 2015, 22:45 | Source: Hungary Today |

The number of Jobbik supporters in Hungary has decreased by one-third compared to the level registered in September, Budapest-based pollster Nézőpont Institute said, drawing the conclusion that the radical nationalists’ efforts to become a people’s party have clearly failed recently. Although Jobbik was supported by 17 percent of the population in ...
BELGIUM | French comedian Dieudonné given prison sentence for hate speech

Wednesday, 25 November 2015, 22:31 | Source: Guardian | Click here for original article

The controversial French comedian, Dieudonné M’bala M’bala, has been sentenced to two months in jail by a Belgian court for incitement to hatred over racist and antisemitic comments he made during a show. Dieudonné, who has faced similar cases in France, was also fined €9,000 (£6,300) by the court in ...
USA | Boy Donates Savings to Mosque, Muslim Community Responds with a Surprise

Monday, 23 November 2015, 14:24 | Source: | Click here for original article

When 7 year old Jack Swanson heard that the Islamic Center of Pflugerville in Texas had been vandalised, he decided to donate all of his savings – $20 dollars – to the mosque. Vandals had torn pages of the Qur’an, covered it in faeces and left it outside the entrance of ...
FRANCE | After Paris attacks, French leaders reposition for presidential race

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 09:48 | Source: Reuters | Click here for original article

While France mourns the dead of a wave of Islamist attacks on Paris, President Francois Hollande and his two likely main challengers are calibrating their response with one eye on the 2017 presidential election. Hollande, 61, a Socialist who is deeply unpopular due to high unemployment and economic stagnation, is using ...
FRANCE | French politics shifts right after Paris attacks

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 09:03 | Source: BBC | Click here for original article

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage captionMany people have left tributes at the statue of Marianne in the Place de la Republique Below her statue in the Place de la Republique, candles and flowers lie in tribute, after the attacks that have shaken this country to the core. The hard-line response of President Francois ...
FRANCE | Can France’s Far-Right Marine Le Pen Use Paris Attacks to Win Power?

Sunday, 15 November 2015, 12:59 | Source: Daily Beast | Click here for original article

Marine Le Pen used the horrific attacks on Paris to push her right-wing brand of politics. Many fear this could be her chance to seize power. Marine Le Pen, France’s answer to Donald Trump, lost no time cementing her growing power base as leader of the country’s far-right National Front just ...
POLAND | Neo-fascists given a tour around Polish Parliament

Thursday, 12 November 2015, 12:27 | Source:the news.pl | Click here for original article

Head of Italy's Forza Nuova, Roberto Fiore (2L), head of the Independence March association, Witold Tumanowicz (L) and head of the National Movement, Kukiz'15 MP Robert Winnicki (2R), at a press conference in Parliament on 11 November. Photo: PAP/Jakub Kamiński Freshly hatched MP Robert Winnicki, from the Kukiz'15 grouping, was ...
POLAND | Polish nationalists rail against Brussels in show of strength

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 19:34 | Source: FT | Click here for original article

Tens of thousands of nationalists marched through Warsaw on Wednesday chanting “Poland for Poles”, in a show of strength by the country’s far-right anti-immigrant movement. The annual march, organised to commemorate Poland’s independence in 1918, has become increasingly dominated by far-right radical movements, and in recent years has sparked violent clashes ...
UKRAINE | Ukrainian Jewish leader accuses Kiev of ‘flirting with radicals’

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 19:22 | Source: Jerusalem Post | Click here for original article

One of Ukraine’s most prominent Jews on Tuesday voiced concerns over Kiev’s use of far right radical nationalist groups in the battle against Russian-backed separatists, warning that the police have lost their “monopoly on the use of force.”“The government must stop flirting with ultra-radical organizations, which are increasingly gaining ground ...
SWEDEN | Sweden far-right party makes gains from migrant crisis

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 11:26 | Source: BBC | Click here for original article

"We haven't heard rhetoric like this in Europe since the 1930s. It really worries me," Morgan Johansson, Sweden's baby-faced immigration minister, told me as we discussed growing support amongst his countrymen and women for the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats Party. It has roots in the neo-Nazi movement. The Sweden Democrats are used to ...
POLAND | Polish defence minister condemned over Jewish conspiracy theory

Tuesday, 10 November 2015, 23:27 | Source: Guardian | Click here for original article

Poland’s newly appointed defence minister has been condemned for entertaining the possibility that a fraudulent document claiming to show there is a Jewish plan for world domination may be real. Antoni Macierewicz is one of a number of controversial appointments made by the Law and Justice party. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images Poland’s newly ...
GERMANY | Pegida march goes forward despite Kristallnacht anniversary

Tuesday, 10 November 2015, 15:08 | Source: Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

Supporters of far-right Pegida group held rallies in numerous German cities despite the anniversary of Kristallnacht. Thousands of counter-protesters have taken to the streets in response. Pegida's decision to hold its weekly "evening stroll" and, thus, to ignore the significance of the date was met with stark criticism on Monday night. In ...
FRANCE | Win for National Front in regional polls will be a tragedy, says Valls

Sunday, 8 November 2015, 13:34 | Source: RFI | Click here for original article

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls feels that a win for the far right National Front in the December regional elections would be tragic. “It will be a tragedy if the National Front won one, two or three regions,” he said, urging the Left for unity and the Right to “take ...
GERMANY | Dresden's PEGIDA numbers drop, but anti-refugee sentiment still strong

Saturday, 7 November 2015, 23:04 | Source:Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

Despite a drop in numbers at Dresden's PEGIDA march, the right-wing movement is showing no sign of disappearing from the city's weekly agenda just yet. Another Monday, another march. Another night of PEGIDA in the German city of Dresden. For passers-by, the weekly occurrence appears to have become the choice of ...
GERMANY | Germany's AfD unites old conservatives with radical right

Saturday, 7 November 2015, 22:59 | Source:Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

People with far-right sympathies are currently spoilt for choice when it comes to rallies in Germany. They could join the anti-Islamization PEGIDA marches every Monday in Dresden, which notched up its extremist rhetoric at the latest event. Or they could travel to Cologne, where the "HoGeSa" ("Hooligans Against Salafists") movement ...
GERMANY | Thousands march in Berlin anti-refugee demo

Saturday, 7 November 2015, 22:56 | Source:Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

Some 5,000 supporters of the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) have protested in Berlin against Germany's refugee policy. The demonstrators called for Chancellor Angela Merkel to step down. Among the speakers at the rally were AfD head Frauke Petry, the deputy party leader Alexander Gauland and MEP Beatrix von Storch. As ...
GERMANY | Refugees targeted in violent attacks across Germany

Monday, 2 November 2015, 12:49 | Source: Deutsche Welle | Click here for original article

Around 20 attackers ganged up on two refugees standing outside a shelter in Wismar on the Baltic Sea, German police said Sunday. Three more refugees were injured in Magdeburg, some 200 kilometers further south of Wismar, when a group of 30 assailants attacked them using baseball bats. Plainclothed police officers managed ...