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SERBIA | Serb Paramilitaries Jailed for Mass Killings of Roma

Thursday, 28 February 2013, 20:54 | Source: Balkan Insight |

A Belgrade court has sentenced seven members of the ‘Sima’s Chetniks’ paramilitary unit to a total of 73 years in prison for murdering 28 civilians including children in Zvornik in Bosnia. Belgrade’s special court on Friday sentenced Zoran Stojanovic and Zoran Djurdjevic to 20 years, Tomislav Gavric and ...
RUSSIA | Russian blogger sentenced for making pro-Nazi statements online

Thursday, 28 February 2013, 11:44 | Source: Russian Legal Information Agency |

The Sverdlovsky District Court of Irkutsk has sentenced a member of the Belarusian Culture Partnership to eight months of correctional labor for posting extremist material online, the local Interior Ministry department said on its website. Alexei Kukhta promoted Nazism and nationalism on his personal pages on a social networking ...
GREECE | Rising Greek political party nothing more than a glorified hate group

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 23:05 | Source: thelamron.com |

Neo-Nazism is on the rise in Greece, where the Golden Dawn Party and its leader Nikolaos Michaloliakos continue to gain popularity. The party has gone to great lengths to distance itself from the Nazis of 20th century Germany, but the parallels are hard to ignore. The Golden Dawn Youth Front ...
POLAND | Far-Right Disrupt Lecture at Warsaw University

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 23:02 | Source: beyondthetransition.blogspot.co.uk |

A group of masked far-right nationalists has disrupted a lecture at Warsaw University. The lecture was given by the centre-left politician Magdalena Środa. The protestors shouted 'anti-communist slogans (such as - Hammer and Sickle, Red Rabble - Raz sierpem, raz młotem czerwoną hołotę). The demonstrators were eventually removed from ...
BULGARIA | The ins and outs of Siderov’s stunts

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 22:33 | Source: sofiaglobe.com |

Volen Siderov, leader of Bulgaria’s ultra-nationalist Ataka minority party, appears determined to carve himself a place in the public eye with a strategy involving stunts in which he walks out of some meetings and tries to get into others – especially when he is not wanted. A long time has ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn recruiting schoolchildren

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 22:06 | Source: greekreporter.com |

Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party, which has actively been recruiting high schoolers to indoctrinate them, has been giving what it calls “national awareness” lessons to elementary school students aged 6-10 to teach them “Greek ideals,” its officials have admitted. On its website, Golden Dawn said that more than 20 children ...
NETHERLANDS | Neo-nazi guilty of inciting hatred and discrimination

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 21:39 | Source: Dutch News |

The chairman of Dutch neo-nazi party Nederlandse Volks-Unie has been given 40 hours community service and a two-week suspended jail sentence for his role in an anti-foreigner demonstration in 2011. The court in Almelo said Constant Kusters and three others were guilty of insulting foreigners and discrimination at the rally in ...
ITALY | Beppe Grillo's Five Star Movement - Italy's election success story

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 11:10 | Source: The Guardian |

Beppe Grillo talks with the press as he arrives at a polling station in Genoa. Photograph: Riccardo Arata/EPA By any standards, and whatever happens, Beppe Grillo and the Five Star Movement (M5S) have emerged from Italy's general election as big winners. Because of the way the electoral system works – favouring alliances ...
GERMANY | Borussia Dortmund deals with surge in neo-nazi fan violence

Monday, 25 February 2013, 17:01 | Source: AP |

(Photo: Kay Nietfeld, AP) Dealing with a surge of right-wing extremism among its fans, Borussia Dortmund has long used social workers at games to defuse tense situations and help promote tolerance. This month, however, the social workers themselves ended up being attacked by a group of neo-Nazi fans, with one of ...
GERMANY | German intel paid neo-Nazi informer $240,000

Monday, 25 February 2013, 16:54 | Source: AP |

Germany's domestic intelligence agency has come under fire for paying almost a quarter of a million dollars to a neo-Nazi informer linked to a far-right terror group. Opposition lawmakers and anti-Nazi campaigners criticized the payments made over 18 years after they were first reported Sunday by conservative weekly Bild am Sonntag. Officials ...
ITALY | Weekend elections pivotal for the future of Lega Nord and regions of Northern Italy.

Monday, 25 February 2013, 14:51 | Source: EUROPP |

Parliamentary elections have just been held in Italy. Gianluca Passarelli assesses the prospects of one of Italy’s most controversial parties: Lega Nord. He notes that the party, which advocates regional autonomy for much of Northern Italy, has experienced a substantial increase in support over the last three years, but that infighting ...
ITALY | Before election, Italy slides to the right

Monday, 25 February 2013, 14:46 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Originally published 14 February 2013 As Italian elections draw near, the economic crisis is providing a breeding ground for far-right and extremist politics. DW examines how feelings of anger, frustration and racism are spilling over into politics. Italy, like much of the rest of Europe, is exhibiting many of the ...
HUNGARY | Jobbik leader repeats call for registry of MP with Israeli-Hungarian citizenship

Saturday, 23 February 2013, 15:47 | Source: politics.hu |

Radical nationalist Jobbik deputy group leader Marton Gyongyosi on Tuesday repeated his call to list lawmakers who hold dual Israeli-Hungarian citizenship, adding that it is common practice in Israel and in the US to keep such a list. Last November, Gyongyosi called in parliament for a list of Jewish deputies and ...
GERMANY | Far-right financier Gerhard Frey dies

Saturday, 23 February 2013, 14:49 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

The founder of the far-right German People's Union, Gerhard Frey, has died aged 80. Frey founded and edited a rightist newspaper as well as the nationalist political party, which enjoyed limited polling success. He was known for funding far-right causes and publications. The National Zeitung revealed that Frey died "after a ...
GERMANY | Germany halts subsidies to neo-Nazi party NPD

Saturday, 23 February 2013, 14:48 | Source: AFP |

Germany's lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, said Saturday it had halted public subsidies to the neo-Nazi party NPD over an unpaid fine. "The payments were stopped," a parliamentary spokesman was quoted as saying by the online version of Der Spiegel newspaper, meaning the far-right party will not receive the 113,000-euro ...
POLAND | Race hate football thugs play "Hit the Jew"

Saturday, 23 February 2013, 09:54 | Source:austriantimes.at |

Right wing soccer thugs in Poland are facing racism charges after they staged a sick sideshow where fans played "Hit the Jew" with ninja throwing stars. The fans - from LKS Lodz - paid 40p for three goes at hitting a model dressed up as a player from rival team, ...
FRANCE | Far-right French politician accused of assaulting gay activists

Friday, 22 February 2013, 18:30 | Source: Gay Star News |

Councilor Richard Jacob, a member of far-right political party National Front, is accused of assaulting three gay activists. A far-right French politician is being accused of physically attacking three gay rights activists at a marriage equality rally. Councilor Richard Jacob, an elected member of Marine Le-Pen’s anti-gay party, allegedly shouted ...
CZECH REPUBLIC | Trial of Czech far-right extremists over racism charges starts

Friday, 22 February 2013, 18:29 | Source: Prague Daily Monitor |

A Brno district court wants to question 17 Czech proponents of extremist ideas on charges of spread of Nazism and racism in the next three days of their trial that started Tuesday, court panel chairwoman Lenka Nekudova has said. The 90-page indictment was read for four hours. The trial is ...
HUNGARY | Budapest University student council lists Jews

Friday, 22 February 2013, 18:26 | Source: JTA |

Members of the student council of the University of Budapest compiled lists of students’ presumed religion, ethnic background including Jewish origins, and political affiliation. The files were compiled annually on freshmen by the HOK student council, according to a report published Tuesday by the Hungarian television channel ATV, which received ...
SERBIA | Bosnian Serb Town Flags ‘Discriminatory’

Friday, 22 February 2013, 18:24 | Source: Balkan Insight |

The constitutional court in Bosnia’s Serb-dominated entity Republika Srpska has ruled that Serb symbols used by the towns of Banja Luka and Nevesinje discriminated against Bosniaks and Croats. Republika Srpska’s constitutional court ruled this week that the coats of arms and flags of Banja Luka and Nevesinje contain “symbols ...
HUNGARY | Approval rating of Hungary's Jobbik rises, Bajnai's Együtt 2014 loses appeal - Ipsos

Friday, 22 February 2013, 17:52 | Source:portfolio.hu |

The gap between the approval ratings of Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party and the largest opposition party, the Socialists (MSZP), has widened, showed the latest survey of Ipsos published on Monday. The pollster said this and the increased popularity of the far-right extremist Jobbik party is attributable to the positive and ...
ITALY | For Italy's 'ultras,' nothing black and white about football and racism

Friday, 22 February 2013, 17:33 | Source: CNN International |

Hardcore Italian football "ultra" Federico is a Lazio supporter who happily admits directing monkey chants at black players. It is "a means to distract opposition players" says Federico, a member of the Irriducibili ("The Unbeatables") group which follows the Rome-based team. "I am against anyone who calls me a Nazi," Federico told ...
USA | Detroit leaders on ‘hit list’ of suspected white supremacist

Friday, 22 February 2013, 17:33 | Source: CBS |

Richard Schmidt (Booking Photo) Two local leaders say the FBI has informed them that their names have shown up on a “hit list” of a suspected white supremacist. Rev. Wendell Anthony, president of the Detroit Branch NAACP, and Scott Kaufman, CEO of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, say Ohio FBI agents ...
HUNGARY | Hungary police to probe alleged far-right student list

Friday, 22 February 2013, 17:18 | Source: Budapest Business Journal |

Hungarian police said Thursday it will probe a secret database run by a group with links to the far-right Jobbik party and reportedly including details on university students' ethnicity and sexual orientation. The police told national news agency MTI that it had received a criminal complaint from Barna Mezey, the rector ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn begins chasing Bulgarian nurses

Tuesday, 19 February 2013, 12:51 | Source: grreporter.info |

Four women from Bulgaria were forced to leave the hospital in Tripoli, Peloponnese, a few days ago after dozens of Golden Dawn’s members rushed into it to find foreign women working as nurses there. It turned out later that the "strong" boys in black shirts had entered the Panarkadiko hospital with ...
GERMANY | Gauck: neo-Nazi victims must not be forgotten

Tuesday, 19 February 2013, 12:43 | Source: thelocal.de |

President Joachim Gauck has said Germany must not forget the victims of a neo-Nazi murder spree and told their families he wanted societal prejudices to be tackled as well as problems within institutions. Meeting with some 70 relatives of those who died,, Gauck also said there must be consequences from the ...
AUSTRALIA | Australia First Party Supports Golden Dawn

Tuesday, 19 February 2013, 12:41 | Source: au.greekreporter.com |

A far-right-wing conservative party, the Australia First Party, with minimal impact on the electorate (in the last national election in 2010 got a 0.1% for the House of Representatives, and 0.8% for the Senate) welcomes Golden Dawn’s decision to open an office in Melbourne. “Although there is no official relationship between ...
GERMANY | Amazon fires 'neo-nazi' guards In Germany

Tuesday, 19 February 2013, 12:40 | Source:New.sky.com |

Online retail giant Amazon has fired a security firm amid reports that foreign workers hired in Germany had been harassed and intimidated by guards with alleged neo-Nazi links. An Amazon spokeswoman in Germany said on Monday the company had ended its relationship with Hensel European Security Services (HESS) "with immediate effect". She ...
BULGARIA | Bulgarian far rightists burn EU flag in downtown Sofia

Tuesday, 19 February 2013, 12:38 | Source: Nobvinite.com |

Activists from the far-right coalition "No to the EU" have burned down the flag of the European Union before the building of the EC Representation in the Bulgarian capital. "The EU will fall apart exactly as the EU flag burned down", stated independent MP Kiril Gumnerov, who earlier one of ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn leader’s wife’s hotel to be seized

Monday, 18 February 2013, 17:31 | Source:greekreporter.com |

A hotel owned by the wife of neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party Nikos Michaloliakos, who is opposed to austerity measures being imposed by the government, will be confiscated because she hasn’t paid 36,000 euros ($48,000) in outstanding taxes, the newspaper Kathimerini reported. The firm that owns the Hotel New Dream is managed ...
GERMANY | Amazon sacks German security firm following ‘neo-nazi’ allegations

Monday, 18 February 2013, 17:17 | Source: Gigaom |

Days after a documentary alleged the harassment and intimidation of foreign temporary workers at Amazon’s German distribution centers, the U.S. firm has cut ties with security company HESS. Amazon has reportedly ended its relationship with a German security company that was accused of having far-right links and mistreating foreign workers at ...
GREECE | Greek neo-nazi Golden Dawn party blasts Holocaust Rremembrance as 'unacceptable'

Monday, 18 February 2013, 17:15 | Source: Jewish Daily Forward |

The Greek neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party has questioned the country marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, calling it “unacceptable.” In a question posed in the Greek Parliament last week, Golden Dawn lawmaker Ioannis Lagos asked the Education and Interior ministers why state institutions and schools where commemorating Jan. 27th. “We have received complaints ...
GERMANY | Angela Merkel wades into Amazon neo-Nazi row

Monday, 18 February 2013, 10:48 | Source: The Independent |

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government demanded an explanation from the online retailer Amazon Germany after a television documentary showed seasonal workers being harassed by black-clad security guards with alleged neo-Nazi links. The Employment Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, threatened that if the programme’s accusations proved true she would cancel the licences of ...
GREECE: | Golden Dawn 'guards’ arrested

Sunday, 17 February 2013, 11:47 | Source: ekathimerini.com |

Golden Dawn 'guards’ arrested Two men arrested in Haidari, western Athens, earlier this month, after they were found carrying a range of weapons, are thought to be part of the personal guard of a Golden Dawn MP, Katherimini understands. Police released photos of the two men late on Thursday ...
BULGARIA | Bulgarian far-right groups stage torch procession in centre of Sofia

Sunday, 17 February 2013, 11:44 | Source: montrealgazette.com |

Hundreds of Bulgarians have marched through downtown Sofia carrying torches and chanting nationalist slogans despite protests by human rights groups. Saturday's march was organized by the far-right Bulgarian National Union to honour the memory of Hristo Lukov, a World War II general known for his anti-Semitic and pro-Nazi activities. The march, ...
NORWAY | NDL member charged with bomb scare

Friday, 15 February 2013, 11:04 | Sources: Vepsen/HOPE not hate |

From Tor Bach at Vepsen in Oslo It must have been the hangover of all times when 27-year- old B. (who cannot be named for legal reasons) from Hønefoss in eastern Norway woke up at his girlfriend’s place in Oslo, allegedly without remembering anything from the night before and the house ...
GERMANY | Amazon 'used neo-Nazi guards to keep immigrant workforce under control' in Germany

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 22:24 | Source: The Independent |

Amazon is at the centre of a deepening scandal in Germany as the online shopping giant faced claims that it employed security guards with neo-Nazi connections to intimidate its foreign workers. Germany’s ARD television channel made the allegations in a documentary about Amazon’s treatment of more than 5,000 temporary staff from ...
BULGARIA | NGO Protests Upcoming Neo-Nazi Rally in Sofia

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 17:37 | Source: Novinite.com |

A photo displays last year's Lukov March in Sofia. By BGNES The European Network against Racism (ENAR) has demanded that the so-called Lukov March scheduled to take place in Sofia on February 16 is canceled. The NGO has sent a letter to Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova and Bulgaria's Ombudsman Konstantin ...
NORWAY | NDLactivist charged after bomb threat alert

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 17:35 | Source:islamophobia-watch.com |

A 27-year-old man arrested in connection with a threat to bomb the Norwegian parliament has been an active supporter of the EDL's sister organisation the Norwegian Defence League, it has been reported. Police were alerted on Tuesday night after the driver of a bus on which the man was ...
HUNGARY | Arsonist destroys Jobbik office; party sees political motive

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 22:45 | Source: politics.hu |

The office of the Dunaújváros chapter of Jobbik was set aflame after 11 p.m. Sunday night, causing the office to burn out. A police patrol caught a homeless man near the office, who reportedly confessed to the arson at the police station. Jobbik official Tamás Pintér said his party suspects a political ...
FRANCE | Why has Marine Le Pen been invited to Cambridge?

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 22:20 | Source: The Guardian |

Marine Le Pen breathes in the oxygen of publicity. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA It will pull the crowds. It will get you in the news. It may even accord you a place of significance in your university's history. For decades, organisers of student debates at top universities have courted controversy through their choice ...
GERMANY | Protestors block neo-Nazi march on Dresden bombing anniversary

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 19:29 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Over 10,000 of anti-fascist activists have formed a human chain in downtown Dresden in anticipation of a neo-Nazi march. The demonstration falls on the 68th anniversary of the WWII bombing that destroyed the city. Thousands of people formed a human chain in the eastern German city on Wednesday evening in a ...
INTERNATIONAL | 800 up!

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 16:53 | Source: HOPE not hate |

Hope not hate, in running a comprehensive press digest of international news articles, has now just posted its 800th article. Thanks to our readers for drawing our attention to news stories. ...
GREECE | Historian Mazower warns Greece is underestimating threat of Golden Dawn

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 14:34 | Source: Kathimerini English Edition |

Greeks must not underestimate the threat of Golden Dawn if they accept it as a legitimate, mainstream political movement British historian Mark Mazower said Tuesday. Speaking during a lecture on Greece’s political extremes at Deree – The American College of Greece, Mazower did not hesitate to draw parallels between the Greek ...
BELGIUM | Former Vlaams Belang adviser spied for the secret service

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 14:11 | Source: deredactie.be |

It has emerged that Bart Debie, the former security adviser of the far right Vlaams Belang political party, handed information to Belgium's state intelligence service for many years Vlaams Belang supremo Filip Dewinter says that he is shocked. Bart Debie made his revelation in an interview with the dailies Het Nieuwsblad ...
GERMANY | Neo-Nazis to march as Dresden marks bombing

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 13:44 | Source:thelocal.de |

Some 3,000 police from across Germany will be present to try and keep around 1,000 fascists away from an estimated 10,000 demonstrators. “The police considers its duty to be a neutral party guaranteeing the freedom of assembly,” said Dresden Police Chief Dieter Kroll, according to public broadcaster MDR. Far-right extremists gather in ...
NEW ZEALAND | NZ politician wants Muslims banned from airlines

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 13:29 | Source: abc.net.au |

New Zealand politicians have rounded on a colleague who has suggested that young men who are Muslim or "look like Muslims" be banned from "Western" airlines. In a column for Investigate magazine, New Zealand First MP Richard Prosser said he accepted that the majority of Muslims were not terrorists but added ...
GERMANY | YouTube neo-nazis: The far right updates its online image

Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 22:30 | Source: Spiegel |

A screenshot of a YouTube video by far-right group the "Immortals." Right-wing extremists in Germany are copying the methods of the leftist protest culture. Wearing masks like those of activists with the group "Anonymous," they are organizing flash mobs and posting rousing videos online to attract young new supporters. The audience had ...
FRANCE | France's National Front opens candidate college

Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 10:31 | Source: TheLocal.fr |

France’s far-right National Front party is sending a selection of its members back to school, in a bid to expand its cohort of elected representatives by targeting the 2014 local elections. Marine Le Pen, leader of the far-right, anti-immigration party, who garnered 18 percent of the vote in last May's presidential ...
GERMANY | The nazi double agent who started a KKK chapter in Germany.

Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 10:26 | Source:Süddeutsche Zeitung |

The man who called himself Ryan Davis was playing a strange game. He moved in neo-nazi circles , and at the beginning of the new century he created a German chapter of the Ku Klux Klan in the city of Schwäbisch-Hall in the southwestern German state of Baden-Württemberg. But for years ...
RUSSIA | Neo-Nazi activist who threatened Jews to stand trial in Siberia

Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 10:20 | Source: Jewish Press |

Prosecutors in Siberia reportedly have indicted a Russian citizen of inciting to violence against Jews and quoting texts by Adolf Hitler. The Russian news agency Interfax reported on Monday that the 65-year-old man from Minusinsk in the Krasnoyarsk region was the founder of an anti-Semitic, neo-Nazi cell called “Minin and Pozharski ...
HUNGARY | Skinheads, Jobbik MP, Reform Church minister commemorate WWII battle in Buda Castle

Monday, 11 February 2013, 18:32 | Source:politics.hu |

A break-out attempt of German and Hungarian soldiers from Buda Castle besieged by the Soviet Army in February 1945 was commemorated in the Buda Hills and near Deli Railway Station on Saturday afternoon. The former event was attended by about 150 participants, mostly wearing black jackets and lace-boots, with their heads ...
ISRAEL | Anti-Muslim hate from Israel's most racist football fans sparks outcry

Monday, 11 February 2013, 11:29 | Source: The National |

They are viewed as Israel's most racist football supporters, regularly chanting "Death to the Arabs", "Death to Mohammed" and "I hate all the Arabs" at Arab or Muslim players. However, in recent weeks there has been a rare public outcry against the ultranationalist fans of the Beitar Jerusalem football club, over ...
SWEDEN | Blue-collar support for Sweden Democrats up

Friday, 8 February 2013, 13:12 | Source: thelocal.se |

Members of the unions within the Swedish Trade Union Confederation LO , the umbrella blue-collar union organization in Sweden, still in large part support the opposition left-of-centre Social Democrat party Yet the Sweden Democrats have now surpassed sympathy for the Moderate Party, which leads the current government coalition, a review of ...
BULGARIA | UKIP visit to Sofia incites Bulgarian politicians clash

Friday, 8 February 2013, 13:01 | Source: Novinite.com |

British MEP Paul Nuttall, deputy leader of the UK Independence Party, gave a press conference in Sofia which turned into a clash between two Bulgarian nationalist politicians. Nuttall arrived in Bulgaria on the invitation of Bulgarian independent MEP Slavi Binev to explain his and the UKIPposition on Bulgarian immigrants ...
USA | Struggling National Alliance Takes Another Hit as Key Member Quits

Thursday, 7 February 2013, 17:24 | Source: SPLC |

In a growing campaign to embarrass and oust the chairman of the once influential National Alliance (NA), California member Jim Ring, widely seen as the real leader of the notorious neo-Nazi group, has resigned in order to “save the organization from going into complete obscurity.” Ring quit last October but his ...
FRANCE | French far-right leader Le Pen backs David Cameron stance on Europe

Wednesday, 6 February 2013, 22:44 | Source: The Mirror |

David Cameron has finally found an ally in Europe - French far-right leader Marine Le Pen. The National Front leader backed the Prime Minister’s push to claw back powers from Brussels. Mr Cameron’s set-piece European speech last month, in which he promised an in-out EU referendum by 2017, has been heavily criticised ...
GREECE | Rise of Golden Dawn: A presage of doom?

Wednesday, 6 February 2013, 11:18 | Source: euractiv.com |

Hatef Mokhtar is chief editor of The Oslo Times. "The undisguised extremism promoted by Greece’s neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn is a chilling watershed in its post-war democracy. Fascist gangs are turning Athens into a city of shifting front lines, seizing on crimes and local protests to promote their own movement, by claiming ...
ITALY | Mario Balotelli at centre of racist remark by Milan's vice-president

Wednesday, 6 February 2013, 11:15 | Source: The Guardian |

Mario Balotelli has found himself at the centre of a racism storm in Italy after the Milan vice-president Paolo Berlusconi described him as "the family's little n****r". Berlusconi, the younger brother of the former Italian prime minister Silvio, who is Milan's president, described Balotelli as "negretto di famiglia" at a political ...
GERMANY | Greek neo-fascist party Golden Dawn is making a move to Germany

Wednesday, 6 February 2013, 01:42 | Source: The Guardian |

German and Greek rightwing extremists have been forging close contacts in Germany in a bid to strengthen their power base in Europe, according to German officials. Members of the Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn are believed to have set up a cell in the southern German city of Nuremberg with the ...
GREECE | Hungary's rabid right is taking the country to a political abyss

Wednesday, 6 February 2013, 00:29 | Source: The Guardian |

Hungary's rabid right is taking the country to a political abyss The left has found no response to the right's attacks on Gypsies, its virulent antisemitism and its xenophobic Christian nationalism "Most Gypsies are not suitable for cohabitation. They are not suitable for being among people. Most are animals, and behave ...
HUNGARY | Hungary's right-wing inflames ethnic tensions

Wednesday, 6 February 2013, 00:14 | Source: Al-Jazeera |

In a cafe in Budapest's 8th District, known for its high population of Roma - also known as Gypsies - Hungarian activist Jeno Setét spoke about the discrimination he says his community faces on a regular basis. He described how he and his wife, a non-Roma, were applying to live in ...
GREECE | Greece: Neo-nazi Golden Dawn party forges German links

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 23:57 | Source: IBT |

Members of the extreme-right Golden Dawn party in Athens (Reuters) The Greek neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party has established contacts with rightwing extremists in Germany's southeastern state of Bavaria, according to major German news outlets. In the aftermath of 30,000 neo-Nazis marching through the streets of central Athens to honour three "fallen heroes" ...
AUSTRALIA | 'Neo-Nazi' amassed pipe bombs, guns to kill teacher

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 23:56 | Source: MeltonWeekly.com |

A FORMER soldier who stockpiled an arsenal of weapons and bombs at his mother's Kurunjang house planned to kill his former school teacher, a court heard on Friday. County Court judge Mark Dean said Christopher Gray had made notes on how he planned to enter his teacher's house and kill the ...
GREECE | "30,000" Golden Dawn supporters march in Athens

Sunday, 3 February 2013, 18:49 | Source: IBT |

Around 30,000 hardline Golden Dawn supporters gathered in Athens in memory of three pilots killed in 1996 Tens of thousands of black-clad neo-Nazis have rallied in Athens in support of Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party, in the movement's biggest show of support since it emerged from obscurity to win 7 percent ...
GREECE | Video: Nazi Golden Dawn march in Athens

Sunday, 3 February 2013, 18:23 | Source: IBT |

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AUSTRIA | Nine arrested in right-wing Austria ball protest

Sunday, 3 February 2013, 16:20 | Source: Reuters |

Nine protesters were arrested for civil disorder in demonstrations against a right-wing ball in Vienna's imperial Hofburg Palace, Austrian police said on Saturday. More than 2,500 joined protests against the Academics' Ball on Friday night which was hosted by Austria's far-right Freedom Party and has in the past attracted right-wing icons ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn vows to put a Greek flag on disputed Kardak islets

Sunday, 3 February 2013, 11:46 | Source: |

Golden Dawn's members have organized a protest event for the Kardak (Imia) islets in Athens on Feb. 2. Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party has threatened to plant a Greek flag on islets that brought the country to the brink of armed conflict with Turkey 14 years ago. Ilias ...
GREECE | Extreme-right supporters stage big Athens march

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 23:43 | Source: news.yahoo.com |

More than 5,000 supporters of Greece's extreme-right Golden Dawn party have marched past theU.S. Embassy in Athens, chanting anti-Turkish, anti-U.S. and anti-immigrant slogans to commemorate a 1996 border incident that caused a crisis between Greece and Turkey. Many of the marchers held burning torches and hundreds of motorcyclists brought up the ...
FINLAND | Finnish far-right raises profile with violence

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 23:40 | Source:NYCantifa/yle.fi |

One person was injured Wednesday evening in a knifing that took place in the Jyväskylä city library where a presentation was underway of a new book about the extreme right in Finland. There was no information immediately available on the extent of injuries suffered, but according to eyewitnesses, the person wounded ...
WORLD | Stalingrad, the Holocaust, anti-fascism and the fight against hatred today

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 23:11 | Source: Hnh |

By Graeme Atkinson Today is the 70th anniversary of the victory by the Red Army and the citizens of Stalingrad over Paulus’ Nazi Sixth Army and its allies. This momentous occasion closely follows one that is no less momentous: the anniversary of the Soviet liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in 1945. The ...
RUSSIA | Russian WWII veteran recalls the Battle of Stalingrad

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 12:22 | Source: Huffington Post |

The Soviet soldiers used their own bodies as shields, covering women and children escaping on ferry boats from a Nazi bombardment that killed 40,000 civilians in a single day. It was the height of the Battle of Stalingrad, one of the bloodiest conflicts of World War II. "They were all hit ...
SOURCE: BBC | Russia to mark 70 years since Battle of Stalingrad

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 12:18 |

Up to a million soldiers died in the six months of intense warfare Russian President Vladimir Putin will lead tributes to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Stalingrad. The city of Stalingrad, which was renamed Volgograd in 1961, will regain its wartime name for the event, ...
GREECE | Greece’s neo-fascists are on the rise... and now they’re going into schools

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 11:43 | Source: The Independent |

How Golden Dawn is nurturing the next generation In a special investigation, Nathalie Savaricas reveals the tactics used to recruit children to its far-right political beliefs On a recent Thursday night, seven teenage boys in the central Greek city of Larissa decided to have what they described as “fun”. Armed with rocks ...
GERMANY | Borussia Fans banned for neo-nazi banners

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 11:24 | Source: AP |

Eight Borussia Dortmund fans who displayed neo-Nazi banners during a game have been banned from attending Sunday's Bundesliga match at Bayer Leverkusen. Dortmund says in a statement that Leverkusen agreed to deny access to the fans, who unfurled right-wing symbols and banners - including an imperial war flag - during a ...
SPAIN | Dani Alves of Barcelona decries racist chants at Real Madrid

Saturday, 2 February 2013, 11:21 | Source: | Source: Source: SI.com/AP

The fight to eliminate racism from soccer stadiums is "a lost war,'' Barcelona defender Dani Alves said Thursday, a day after he was the target of racist chants at Real Madrid. "I know that things are being done to fight against this, but it still takes place,'' Alves said. "For me ...
AUSTRALIA | Paranoid nazi and ex-soldier 'obsessed with firearms' admits homemade weapons guilt

Friday, 1 February 2013, 16:18 | Source: NEWs.co.au |

A FORMER soldier and self-proclaimed neo-Nazi found with homicidal notes and a cache of home-made artillery - including pipe-bombs, guns with telescopic scopes and silencers - has pleaded guilty to explosive and weapons-related offences. County Court Judge Mark Dean said 23-year-old Christopher James Gray, who kept images of massacre victims and ...
EUROPE | Holocaust Memorial Day: European Football commemorates its victims

Friday, 1 February 2013, 00:22 | Source: Football Against Racism in Europe |

Last weekend the world marked the 68th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp as part of Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) on the 27th January. It was also a day in which football joined the remembrance of the victims of Nazism at matches and through other organised events. Germany ...
FRANCE | Roma children refused access to Lyon schools

Friday, 1 February 2013, 00:19 | Source: France 24 |

A group of Roma (Gypsy) children in southeast France have been forced to attend classes at a police station after local schools refused to take them in, anti-racism campaigners have complained. Their “school” is on the second floor of a police station at Saint-Fons, a suburb of Lyon. The ...
CZECH REPUBLIC | Czech Election Won with Nationalism and Populism

Friday, 1 February 2013, 00:16 | Source: Spiegel |

Is the new Czech president from the left wing or the right wing? Neither, say German commentators. Rather, Milos Zeman is a populist who stopped at nothing, not even at the reopening of historical wounds between his country and Germany, on his way to Prague Castle. Voters in the Czech ...