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ITALY | Italian MEP makes racist comments about first black minister

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 19:09 | Source: ansa.it |

A member of the European Parliament from the xenophobic Northern League party on Tuesday made racist comments about Italy's first black minister, Cecile Kyenge. "This is a bonga bonga government, they want to change birthright citizenship laws and Kyenge wants to impose her tribal traditions from the Congo," said Mario ...
POLAND | Polish far-right flash mobs scare liberal thinkers

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 14:07 | Source: Reuters.com |

Magdalena Sroda, a Polish feminist and academic, was about to deliver a lecture at Warsaw university on "Morality in public life," when around 50 young men wearing balaclavas and plastic animal masks shoved their way into the building. Security guards pushed them from the auditorium and they moved to an adjacent ...
GERMANY | Police investigate 14 suspected neo-Nazis

Monday, 29 April 2013, 20:58 | Source:thelocal.de |

Authorities in Germany are investigating 14 suspected members of neo-Nazi terror groups, news magazine Der Spiegelreports. One of the 14 people under investigation is Martin Wiese, who was arrested in 2003 for plotting a bomb attack on an opening ceremony for a Jewish community centre in Munich. He was later sentenced ...
HUNGARY | Racist fans attack Hungarian activist ahead of Jewish Congress

Monday, 29 April 2013, 16:38 | Source: Chicago Tribune |

The head of a Hungarian anti-racism group says far-right soccer fans shouted "Sieg Heil" and attacked him, breaking his nose days before the country is due to host the World Jewish Congress. Ferenc Orosz, chairman of the Raoul Wallenberg Association, told Reuters he was assaulted after arguing with a group of ...
ITALY | Fascist salutes at funeral of popular Rome rightist

Sunday, 28 April 2013, 18:41 | Source: gazzettadelsud.it |

Rightist militants made Fascist salutes at Friday's funeral of a popular neo-Fascist veteran of Roman politics, Teodoro Buontempo. Rome Mayor Gianni Alemanno of Silvio Berlusconi's People of Freedom (PdL) party and former PdL Senate caucus leader Maurizio Gasparri were among the right-wing leaders attending the Mass for Buontempo, nicknamed 'Er ...
SWEDEN | Sweden Democrats fall in new voter poll

Sunday, 28 April 2013, 14:07 | Source: thelocal.se |

The Sweden Democrats (SD) have lost a third of their support since a record high in December, according to a new voter poll published on Sunday. "It is very much due to the fact that SD are not as visible. The focus has been on the two major parties, especially ...
GREECE | Tensions rise over Golden Dawn blood donation in Tripoli

Sunday, 28 April 2013, 14:05 | Source: Enet.gr |

Tensions rose on Saturday at the Panarkadiko Hospital of Tripoli, Peloponnese, when a local media cameraman was reportedly attacked by Golden Dawn members holding a voluntary blood donation at the hospital. The extreme-right party members asked the cameraman to delete video footage recorded on his mobile phone, arguing that their faces ...
NETHERLANDS | Geert Wilders looks to alliance with Front National, other EU parties

Saturday, 27 April 2013, 14:03 | Source: DutchNews.nl |

Anti-Islam campaigner Geert Wilders is looking to form an alliance with other similarly-minded parties, including France's Front National, to fight next year's European elections, the Volkskrant reports on Saturday. Wilders, who leads the PVV in parliament, recently met Front National leader Marine Le Pen for lunch to discuss his ideas for ...
UKRAINE | Ukrainian Jews worry that rise of Svoboda party will bring antisemitism back into vogue

Saturday, 27 April 2013, 03:45 | Source: JTA |

Marching in formation, six young men in dark jackets approach an anti-government rally in Cherkasy, a city some 125 miles southeast of Kiev. At the appointed moment, they remove their windbreakers to reveal white T-shirts emblazoned with the words “Beat the kikes.” Their jackets carry the name of Svoboda, the ultranationalist ...
GERMANY | Merkel coalition blocks NPD ban bid

Thursday, 25 April 2013, 19:17 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Chancellor Angela Merkel's government has blocked an opposition bid to get parliament to ask the Constitutional Court to ban a neo-Nazi party. A similar lawsuit was launched by Germany's regional states in December. Germany's opposition center-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) was outvoted by parliamentarians of Merkel's governing coalition, 326 to 211, ...
GREECE | In Greece, Racist Attacks On The Rise

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 23:29 | Source: Huffington Post |

The number of racially motivated attacks increased in Greece last year, as did the severity of the violence involved, human rights groups said Wednesday. The incidents have spiraled as Greece's economy has worsened over the past few years. Relying on international rescue loans to remain solvent, the country has imposed deep ...
BULGARIA | Levski Sofia fined for fan racism and violence

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 23:21 | Source: sports.yahoo.com |

Levski Sofia were fined 42,500 levs ($28,292) by the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) on Tuesday after fan racism and violence marred their 2-1 league win at Litex Lovech on Saturday. The BFU fined the 26-times Bulgarian champions 37,500 levs for racist abuse after their fans displayed one banner showing a swastika ...
HUNGARY | Budapest antisemitism rally draws tens of thousands

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 23:15 | Source: JTA |

Tens of thousands of protesters marched in Budapest against anti-Semitism, as Hungarian police prevented a neo-Nazi demonstration for the third time in two weeks. The march Sunday against anti-Semitism was part of the annual March of the Living, which usually draws a few thousand people who commemorate the victims of the ...
GERMANY | Friend reportedly helped neo-Nazi on the run

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 23:11 | Source: the local.de |

Investigators suspect a close friend of Beate Zschäpe helped the alleged neo-Nazi terrorist when she was on the run from police, according to media reports on Monday. Zschäpe made a dramatic getaway on November 4th, 2011, when she learned that Uwe Mundlos and Uwe Böhnhardt were dead, leaving her the last ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn Invades Nikaia Hospital

Wednesday, 24 April 2013, 23:07 | Source: Greekreporter.com |

Members of the neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn invaded the General State Hospital of Nikaia in Athens, on the morning of April 24. Two groups, one from the central entrance and the other one from the rear, entered the hospital wearing helmets and carrying clubs. The Golden Dawn members were entering the ...
HUNGARY | Police ban second attempt to hold far-right motorcycle rally, tour marking Hitler’s birthday

Monday, 22 April 2013, 00:18 | Source: politics.hu |

The Budapest police (BRFK) have rejected a second request by nationalist bikers to hold a rally in the city centre on Sunday, coinciding with the March of the Living commemorating Holocaust victims, the police said on its website on Saturday. The ban came in wake of Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s instructing ...
FRANCE | Racist graffiti targets future Paris-region mosque

Sunday, 21 April 2013, 07:31 | Source: France 24 |

The building site of a new mosque near Paris was daubed with racist graffiti - including Nazi swastikas - over the weekend, amidst escalating anti-Muslim sentiment in France. The building site of a new mosque in the city of Coulommiers, east of Paris, was defaced with racist graffiti – ...
POLAND | Antisemitism high among Warsaw teens

Sunday, 21 April 2013, 07:30 | Source: AFP |

Anti-Semitism is high among teenagers in the Polish capital, according to an opinion survey conducted in the run-up to Friday's 70th anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising. The poll of students from 20 Warsaw high schools, published Tuesday, found that 44 percent of respondents said they would be unhappy to ...
GERMANY | Neo-nazi NPD party 'weak and in tatters'

Sunday, 21 April 2013, 06:20 | Source:thelocal.se |

Germany’s neo-Nazi NPD party is holding its national conference this weekend - on Adolf Hitler's birthday. Facing an attempt to have it banned, an expert believes financial strains, internal conflicts and dwindling support are already crippling the far-right extremists. Hajo Funke, emeritus professor of political science at Berlin’s Free University, told ...
HUNGARY | A delicious antidote to Jobbik’s anti-Semitism

Sunday, 21 April 2013, 06:13 | Source: JTA |

On a corner in the heart of the former Jewish ghetto here, David Popovits sits down for some matzah ball soup and super-sized dumplings at his newly opened kosher-style restaurant. A burly, 40-year-old Hungarian Jewish businessman, Popovits used to eat in the restaurant as a boy, when its former owners ran ...
GERMANY | UN takes Germany to task for 'racist' Sarrazin

Sunday, 21 April 2013, 05:55 | Source: thelocal.de |

A UN anti-racism committee is accusing Germany of breaking an international agreement by allowing the controversial ex-politician Thilo Sarrazin to spread inflammatory ideas about Muslims in 2010 with impunity. Four years after the former central banker sparked public outrage with his bookDeutschland schafft sich ab - Wie wir unser Land aufs ...
POLAND | Never Again commemorates Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Friday, 19 April 2013, 23:15 | Source: Never Again |

The message of 'NEVER AGAIN' has been heard loud and clear through a series of events accompanying this week's 70th anniversary of the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. A number of violent incidents provoked by the extreme right preceded the anniversary. They included an attack by a group of far-right football ...
GREECE | 'Like 1930s Germany': Greek Far Right Gains Ground

Friday, 19 April 2013, 20:08 | Source: Spiegel Online |

Nowhere else in Europe are neo-Nazis and right-wing extremists profiting as greatly from the financial crisis as in Athens. As they terrorize the country with violence, the police stand back and prosecutors are powerless. The Municipal Theater in Piraeus, Greece, was bathed in an eerie light, with yellow floodlights and ...
GREECE | Greece farm shooting: 30 injured in pay dispute

Thursday, 18 April 2013, 16:28 | Source: BBC |

Migrants are employed to pick strawberries in Nea Manolada About 30 migrant workers have been injured in a shooting on a strawberry farm in Greece after requesting salaries that had not been paid. The migrants - mainly from Bangladesh - were shot at by at least one farm supervisor, in a ...
GREECE | Greece urged to 'take action' on neo-Nazi party

Wednesday, 17 April 2013, 08:28 | Source: euobserver.com |

Europe's human rights watchdog has said Greece should consider banning the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party for its violence, racism and hate-filled rhetoric against immigrants. The Strasbourg-based Council of Europe says Greece needs to curb the activities of those who advocate racism and hate “including parties such as the neo-Nazi ‘Golden Dawn,' ...
GREECE | Greek Jews protest TV airtime for neo-nazi lawmakers

Tuesday, 16 April 2013, 14:59 | Source: JTA |

The Greek Jewish community protested to a leading Greek television channel about a program hosting four lawmakers from the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party. “The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece wishes to express its great indignation at the broadcasting, promotion and dissemination of the extremely racistsentiments displayed by Holocaust deniers ...
GERMANY | German neo-nazi murder trial delayed

Tuesday, 16 April 2013, 14:58 | Source: France24 |

The start of the most high-profile neo-Nazi murder trial in Germany's history was delayed from this week after judges announced Monday an overhaul of rules giving media access. Proceedings were to have begun Wednesday against a woman accused of being part of a far-right killer cell blamed for 10 murders. But ...
GREECE | Possibility of banning Golden Dawn dismissed

Tuesday, 16 April 2013, 14:54 | Source:EnetEnglish.gr |

The Greek Government claims that Golden Dawn's electoral support has nothing to do with racist ideology but is 'basically an expression of popular disappointment and protest' at austerity The government has poured cold water on a suggestion that it could ban Golden Dawn, after the Council of Europe's human rights commissioner ...
GERMANY | Combating rising racism in eastern Germany

Monday, 15 April 2013, 15:36 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Levels of racism are rising in Germany. But they're not rising equally everywhere. East German states have seen the largest uptick - and the German government's policy of allowing those states to combat it is failing. "The only reason foreigners come here is to take advantage of our welfare system," postulated ...
BULGARIA | Bulgarian Nationalists, Turks Join Calls against Ex-Interior Minister

Monday, 15 April 2013, 15:28 | Source: Novinite.com |

Bulgarian ultranationalist party Ataka (Attack) has urged former Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov to step down from the political scene over the growing wiretapping scandal in the country. In a statement, Ataka has noted that Tsvetanov “bears the main responsibility” for the alleged illegal wiretapping of key politicians and businesspeople. The ethnic Turkish ...
SWEDEN | Anti-Semitism row rocks top Social Democrat

Monday, 15 April 2013, 13:01 | Source:thelocal.se |

Former party leader Mona Sahlin has questioned her Social Democratic peers for electing a member with ties to anti-Semitic propagandists to the governing board (partistyrelsen). "One has to go public and say that you cannot act the way he has done," Sahlin told the Aftonbladet newspaper. Sahlin's comments ...
GREECE | Greek Tweeters press Golden Dawn boycott

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:54 | Source: Greek Reporter |

Angry that a prominent Greek TV station hosted four members of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party on a show, critics have begun a Twitter campaign pushing a boycott of any media that gives time to the extremists, who have 18 seats in the Parliament. The campaign was launched after SKAI host ...
GERMANY | Anti-terror march in Munich ahead of NSU trial

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:29 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

'No to Nazi terror, state and everyday racism' was the slogan for demonstrators in Munich ahead of the planned trial for a member of the neo-Nazi National Socialist Underground terror group. "Home is a feeling and not a country" were the words with which the German-Turkish-Italian rap group Microphone Mafia from ...
GERMANY | German neo-nazi woman Beate Zschaepe remains a mystery

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:24 | Source: South China Morning Post |

Prosecutors call Beate Zschaepe Germany's most dangerous neo-Nazi and from Wednesday she will sit in the dock in the country's biggest far-right murder trial of the post-war period. But as the proceedings get underway against Zschaepe and four alleged accomplices in the southern city of Munich, the unassuming bespectacled brunette remains ...
GERMANY | Neo-nazi trial set to expose security forces failing

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:10 | Source: The Scotsman |

Anti-fascist protesters carry a banner bearing images of the terror cell's victims. Picture: Getty GERMAN police and intelligence agencies are braced for an outpouring of public and political scorn when their collective failings are exposed in the country’s most scandalous neo-Nazi trial which begins this week in Munich. It is a ...
GERMANY | Neo-nazi trial forces Germany to confront painful truths

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:04 | Source: Reuters India |

Twenty years ago in the drab pre-fab housing blocks outside the east German town of Jena, swaggering youths gave Sieg-Heil salutes and flaunted their far-right views, as the structures of the only state they'd ever known crumbled around them. Among them were three local teenagers, Beate Zschaepe, Uwe Mundlos and Uwe ...
HUNGARY | Pact of pariahs forming between Iran and Hungary's Jobbik

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:01 | Source JTA |

The potholed streets leading to Tiszavasvari’s rusty train station offer no clue that this sleepy town of 12,000 in eastern Hungary is considered the “capital of Jobbik,” the country’s ultranationalist, anti-Jewish party whose name means “better.” The first sign appears near the office of the mayor, Erik Fulop, the ...
GERMANY | Right Hook: Neo-Nazis Seek New Blood among Cage Fighters

Monday, 15 April 2013, 11:58 | Source: Spiegel Online |

The brutal combat sport known as free fighting is enjoying growing popularity in Germany. Neo-Nazis are infiltrating the world and using it to spread propaganda and recruit new blood. Tattooed fighters in hoodies are escorted into the arena, while scantily clad women hold up signs with numbers announcing the next ...
USA | 'I did it,' neo-nazi told assistant chief, according to testimony at Aryan Brotherhood trial

Monday, 15 April 2013, 11:52 | Source: AL Alabama |

V Daniel Brown ... on trial for murder. A local neo-Nazi in jail a year after the shooting death of a fellow member of the Ayran Brotherhood confessed to his stepfather, who also is an assistant police chief, according to testimony in court today. Assistant Mobile Police Chief Joseph Kennedy, ...
FRANCE | Front National Dynasty's Marion Maréchal-Le Pen Pictured with Neo-Nazis

Thursday, 11 April 2013, 18:08 | Source: IbTimes |

French weekly Le Point published a photo depicting MP Marion Maréchal-Le Pen posing with far-right extremists (Twitter) A picture depicting French MP Marion Maréchal-Le Pen, the niece of Front National (FN) party leader Marine Le Pen, posing with alleged neo-Nazis has triggered a political row in France. The group photo, above left, ...
HUNGARY | Hungarian far-rightist sets ‘anti-Zionist’ demonstration while WJC in Budapest

Thursday, 11 April 2013, 03:12 | Source: JTA |

A far-right Hungarian priest said an "anti-Zionist" demonstration will be held in Budapest on the first day of the World Jewish Congress' General Assembly. Lorant Hegedus Jr., a Calvinist priest and member of the ultrarightist, anti-Semitic Jobbik party, announced that an "Anti-Bolshevik and anti-Zionist people's gathering" will be held in the ...
ITALY | Italian fascists CasaPound praise 'normal Italian' Di Canio

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 22:19 | Source: Channel 4 News |

The controversy over Paolo Di Canio's comments in support of fascism and Mussolini are by-products of a continuing campaign by Italy's far-right to rehabilitate their image and re-write history. In Italy a growing social movement has been working to change the image of fascism, appropriating left-wing tactics and targeting ...
CZECH REPUBLIC | 15 women charged with promoting neo-Nazism

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 22:16 | Source: Romea |

On Thursday, 4 April, the state prosecutor in the Czech town of Dìèín filed charges against 15 women for allegedly perpetrating the crime of promoting and supporting the neo-Nazi movement Resistance Women Unity (RWU). Dìèín State Prosecutor Petr Minich announced that if convicted of the charges, the women face up ...
ALBANIA | Albania Nationalist Rally Fails to Draw Crowds

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 22:15 | Source: Balkan Insight |

A protest by the Red and Black Alliance on Sunday in Tirana, which promised to overturn the government of Prime Minister Sali Berisha, failed to muster much popular support. The rally held outside Prime Minister Sali Berisha’s office, titled "April 7 Without Berisha", gathered roughly 1,000 supporters of the ...
FRANCE | Front National's Le Pen had Swiss bank account, Mediapart claims

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 22:13 | Source: RFI |

Jean-Marie Le Pen hands over the party to his daughter Marine Le PenReuters/Stephane Mahe France’s far-right Front National (FN) has been caught up in the fallout from the tax avoidance scandal that toppled Socialist budget minister Jérôme Cahuzac with revelations that party founder Jean-Marie Le Pen had a Swiss bank account. ...
HUNGARY | Orbán orders ban on all political events that may disrupt March of the Living

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 14:34 | Source:Politics.hu |

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told Parliament before regular business that he had instructed Interior Minister Sándor Pintér to ban the anti-Semitic motorcyclists parade planned for April 21, Holocaust Memorial Day. He said he had ordered a ban on all politically related events on the day of the March of the Living ...
GERMANY | Neo-nazi network uncovered in German prison system

Wednesday, 10 April 2013, 14:29 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

The tabloid Bild has reported that authorities in Hessen have uncovered a neo-Nazi network in Germany’s prisons. The network reportedly tried contacting the National Socialist Underground (NSU) terrorist group. The neo-Nazi network communicated with its members in German jails nationwide through letters and coded messages in the classified ads of magazines, ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn clash with Roma during raid on Kalamata hospital days after video challenge

Tuesday, 9 April 2013, 13:39 | Source: ekathimerini.com |

Members of Kalamata's Roma community in the southern Peloponnese on Monday night nearly came to blows with a group of ultranationalist Golden Dawn members who were at the local general hospital demanding identification papers from private nurses to determine whether they were Greek or foreign, local media reported on Tuesday. Golden ...
HUNGARY | Hungary bans anti-semitic rally on Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 8 April 2013, 23:41 | Source: Bloomberg Business Week |

Hungary has banned a rally organized under the slogan “Give Gas” that was planned to coincide with a Holocaust memorial march after a Jewish group complained that it amounted to a call for genocide. Budapest police will deploy “all legal means” to stop the rally by bikers, whose “provocative” name and ...
ITALY | Stormfront targeted figures who spoke up for immigrants

Monday, 8 April 2013, 22:05 | Source: Gazzetta del Sud |

Four men were convicted of inciting race hatred Monday from the Italian website of the neo-Nazi group Stormfront. The four, aged 23 to 42 and from various towns across Italy, were sentenced to terms ranging from 30 months to three years for "promoting and directing a group whose purpose was ...
HUNGARY | Hungary Should Scrap Anti-Semitic Demo, Jewish Group Says

Monday, 8 April 2013, 14:47 | Source: Bloomberg Business Week |

A planned demonstration by bikers in Budapest under the slogan “Give Gas” that coincides with a Holocaust memorial march amounts to a call for genocide and should be banned, a Hungarian Jewish group said. The name of the Apr. 21 rally, which would pass in front of the capital’s main synagogue, ...
ISRAEL | Tag Meir activists visit victim of racist attack

Sunday, 7 April 2013, 11:14 | Source: Jerusalem Post |

Thursday night at the home of Suhad Abu-Zmiro, a victim of a recent suspected racist assault, in order to express their solidarity with her.Abu-Zmiro, a teacher in a Jewish middle school in Ramat Hasharon, was attacked by several religious youths in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Kiryat Moshe as she exited ...
CANADA | Attack in local park linked to neo-Nazi group in Alberta

Saturday, 6 April 2013, 12:28 | Source: Waterloo Record |

An armed attack in Victoria Park last summer has alleged links to a white supremacy group led by a former Kitchener man. The incident in August involved a 20-year-old man who was slashed in the stomach and hit in the head with a metal object by two masked men. Arrests in the ...
LATVIA | The photo shoots Hague would rather forget

Friday, 5 April 2013, 21:22 | Hope not hate |

A Hope not hate Special by Monica Lowenberg Not every day that one sees William Hague courting photo shoots with Hollywood “A lister” Angelina Jolie, who is also a rightly noted and well-respected human rights activist. “Human rights”, it appears, is a top buzzword currently. When I got up and found a ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn candidate MP thrown in the sea at the harbour of Chania

Friday, 5 April 2013, 14:05 | Source:icantrelaxingreece/Ta nea |

Stelios Vlamakis, Golden Dawn candidate, was thrown in the sea at the Venetian port of Chania [Crete] by local residents reacting to the attacks against immigrants and other residents by Golden Dawn supporters at the centre of Chania. The incident took place on Tuesday evening. Golden Dawn members were having fun ...
GERMANY | Council blocks neo-nazi NPD conference with mud

Friday, 5 April 2013, 13:23 | Source:thelocal;de |

The neo-Nazi National Democratic Party (NPD) had to fire all the staff at its Berlin headquarters due to money worries - and cancelled a party conference after a municipal authority refused to stop building works near its chosen venue. In a bad week for the far-right party, seven full-time workers ...
FRANCE | Le Pen adviser set up disgraced minister's Swiss account

Thursday, 4 April 2013, 22:20 | Source: rfi |

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen was on the defensive Thursday after one of her advisers admitted setting up the Swiss bank account that led to the downfall of French budget minister Jérôme Cahuzac. And one of Cahzac’s friends says the former minister has considered suicide. Le Pen, who called for ...
GREECE | Greece's neo-Nazi Golden Dawn goes global with political ambitions

Thursday, 4 April 2013, 18:02 | Source: The Guardian |

Buoyed by its meteoric domestic success, the far right party is planning to expand 'wherever there are Greeks' Emboldened by its meteoric rise in Greece , the far-right Golden Dawn partyis spreading its tentacles abroad, amid fears it is acting on its pledge to "create cells in every corner of the ...
SPAIN | Neo-nazi to serve 10 years in prison

Thursday, 4 April 2013, 17:58 | Source: UPI.com |

A Madrid court has sentenced a neo-Nazi to 10 years in prison for stomping on a homeless man five times and severely injuring him, court officials said. The defendant, identified only as Mykhaylo T., stomped the victim's head after not being allowed into a club in 2009, The Local.es reported. The victim, ...
GREECE | Greek party's boycott call reminiscent of Nazis' action against Jewish stores in 1933

Thursday, 4 April 2013, 13:55 | Source: WJC |

The extreme-right Golden Dawn party in Greece has called for a boycott of EstéeLauder cosmetic products after World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder urged Greece to ban the neo-Nazi group. Due to the “hostile attack on Greek sovereignty, freedom, and interests" Estée Lauder brands had to be boycotted, a ...
USA | Is The Aryan Brotherhood of Texas about to Launch a Neo-Nazi Counter-Revolution?

Thursday, 4 April 2013, 13:53 | Source: IBT |

The Aryan Brotherhood of Texas is an unrecognised offshoot of the California-based Aryan brotherhood white Supremacist Prison Gang (Wikicommons) Members of a white supremacist prison gang have been linked to a series of targeted killings of public officials in Texas. The Aryan Brotherhood of Texas (ABT) is suspected of being behind the ...
HUNGARY | Viktor Orbán has lost his political compass

Thursday, 4 April 2013, 13:43 | Source: WJC |

The following opinion article by World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder was published by Germany's leading newspaper 'Süddeutsche Zeitung' on 4 April 2013. Over the course of my life I have met with many heads of state and government, from all political tendencies and in all parts of the world. ...
GREECE | Residents of Potamia Block Golden Dawn Food Handout on Thassos

Tuesday, 2 April 2013, 23:39 | Source: Greek Reporter |

Local people send nazis packing Members of the community of Potamia on the northern Aegean island of Thasos have prevented members of far-right Golden Dawn distributing free food products to villagers. To Vima newspaper said residents of Potamia did not let Golden Dawn members unload their truck and forced them to leave, ...
USA | Texas DA death suggests simmering neo-nazi war could be boiling over

Tuesday, 2 April 2013, 23:34 | Source: Christian Science Monitor |

The Texas DA killed Saturday was the second Kaufman County prosecutor killed this year. A notorious neo-Nazi prison gang recently vowed to target Texas law enforcement. Kaufman County law enforcement vehicles are parked across the street from the county courthouse Monday in Kaufman, Texas. Law enforcement officials throughout Texas remained on ...
HUNGARY | How women are being treated in the Hungarian Parliament

Monday, 1 April 2013, 11:24 | Source: Hungarian Spectrum |

Ágnes Osztolykán In September of 2012 there was an uproar in the Hungarian parliament over the issue of domestic violence; I spent at least two posts on the issue. By popular demand, the House had to consider including domestic violence in the criminal code. It was clear from the beginning ...