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UKRAINE | Neo-Nazis march in Lvov

Monday, 28 April 2014, 18:33 | Source:RT.com |

Hundreds took part in a march to mark the anniversary of the formation of the Ukrainian SS division, which fought for the Nazi’s against the Soviet Union during World War II, in the city of Lvov in the western Ukraine. Around five hundred neo-Nazi supporters took to the streets in the ...
GERMANY | Protesters stop neo-Nazi march after 200 metres

Monday, 28 April 2014, 11:46 | Source: thelocal.de |

Counter-demonstrators in Kreuzberg. Photo: J. Arthur White A neo-Nazi rally ended after 200 metres on Saturday after hundreds of people stopped them from marching into an ethnically-diverse Berlin neighbourhood. Police arrested 16 people and 17 officers were injured. Despite failing to march their proposed route through Kreuzberg, a second neo-Nazi rally ...
HUNGARY | Hungarians march against antisemitism after far-right poll gains

Sunday, 27 April 2014, 23:16 | Source:swissinfo.ch |

Budapest's annual 'March of the Living' has drawn an increasing number of participants in recent years to commemorate the deaths of around half a million Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust in World War Two. The marchers, many holding European Union and Israeli flags, attended the inauguration of a Holocaust monument on ...
AUSTRALIA | Far right targets Muslims with hate campaign

Sunday, 27 April 2014, 20:29 | Source:nzherald.co.nz |

Australia's violent far right has begun to stir again, targeting Muslims in a campaign that has erupted into conflict with Islamic radicals involving at least one shooting, death threats and intimidation. The worst of the anti-Muslim drive is led by the Australian Defence League, joining a small but widening ...
SPAIN | Spain's far-right on the margins despite crisis

Sunday, 27 April 2014, 20:26 | Source: thelocal.es |

Crisis-hit Spain has no mainstream far-right party to speak despite despite having the same high unemployment and immigration which are rocket fuel for such movements in other European Union countries. Spain -- where one in four workers is jobless and more than one in 10 residents is foreign -- has avoided ...
GERMANY | Berliners fiercely resist neo-nazi rally

Sunday, 27 April 2014, 15:40 | Source: Various |

© Screenshot: YouTube Several thousand people blocked streets in Berlin to prevent a rally of neo-Nazis on Saturday. The rally was organized by the so-called National Democratic Party, known for its radically rightist views. The people who blocked the way were both activists from several leftist and anti-Nazi groups and citizens who ...
GERMANY | Meet Germany's response to neo-nazis: The German Apples Front

Sunday, 27 April 2014, 15:29 | Source: ynetnews.com |

We like it when people get confused, this is why we do it,' says leader of political group intent on fighting far-right politics in Germany by ridiculing Nazi political culture. Now, Germany's Apple Front has followers in Hungary, where anti-Semitism is on rise. Polina Garaev One clear morning in 2004, an elderly ...
HUNGARY | Jobbik Takes Aim at Roma

Friday, 25 April 2014, 12:39 | Source: WSJ |

The platform of Hungary's Jobbik party isn't subtle, taking aim at Roma who "strive for neither integration nor employment nor education" and "Gypsy crime." Despite this message—or because of it—Jobbik won 17% of the vote in Parliamentary elections in 2010 and became Hungary's third-largest party. This month, in the latest ...
FRANCE | Far-right mayor moves to block mosque project in Paris

Friday, 25 April 2014, 12:37 | Source: World Bulletin |

Cyril Nauth, a newly elected far-right mayor in the Mantes-la-Ville district of Paris, has set out to deliver on one of his election campaign promises by blocking a project to build a new mosque. The Socialist-led city council prior to Nauth's election in the recent local polls had planned to ...
NETHERLANDS | Wilders party hits more problems.

Friday, 25 April 2014, 12:33 | Sources: The Dutch News/NL Times |

A European MP for the anti-immigration PVV said he pulled out of this year’s election because he did not want to work with ‘wrong people’ such as the French Front National and Austrian FPÖ. Lucas Hartong said in an interview with the Volkskrant he had always distanced himself from extremists ...
FRANCE | French minorities alarmed by far-right wins

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 22:35 | Source: aljazeera.com |

French Jewish and Muslim communities say they are becoming the direct targets of the far-right [Reuters] It was an unprecedented breakthrough. France's far-right party, the National Front, won the vote in 11 cities in local elections on March 31, and took control of three more through far-right-leaning candidates. Marine Le Pen, the ...
SPAIN | Spanish fascists make Euro election bid

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 18:41 | Source: thelocal.es |

The list of candidates submitted by two far-right Spanish parties for May's European parliamentary elections includes people who were arrested for attacking Madrid's Catalan centre last year and criminals convicted of possessing explosives. When a group of fascistsstormed the Madrid offices of the Catalan government on Catalonia's national day last year, ...
FRANCE | Le Pen's unholy alliance hoping to destroy the EU

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 17:57 | Source: thelocal.fr |

France’s National Front party is trying to unite a multi-nation, far-right alliance ahead of next month’s crucial European elections. The distinctly anti-EU mob would include Nazi sympathisers, anti-Muslim leaders and fervent nationalists. We take a closer look. While Britain’s right-wing UKIP party leadership recently rejected an invitation from Marine Le Pen ...
ITALY | Mayor wants museum to remember Mussolini

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 17:49 | Source: thelocal.it |

The mayor of Predappio, the birthplace of Benito Mussolini in central Italy, has called for a museum to open to remember the fascist leader and his role in Italian history. Mayor Giorgio Frassineti, from the centre-left Democratic Party (PD), said the proposed fascism museum would focus on a “fundamental piece of ...
FRANCE | French right-wingers patrol Lille's subways hunting "scum"

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 11:26 | Source: vice.com |

A bunch of far-right activists marauding around an enclosed underground space in search of their definition of “scum” obviously doesn’t sound like a particularly good thing. So it’s understandable that a lot of people got pretty up in arms about the initiative – not least the French NGO Human Rights ...
FRANCE | European nazis celebrate Hitler's birthday in eastern France

Thursday, 24 April 2014, 11:22 | Source:.protothema.gr |

Under secrecy, 200 neo-Nazis from France, Germany and Italy gathered last weekend in Otilingue village to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Hitler’s birthday. The “private evening” was organized one day before the 125th anniversary of Hitler’s birth, on April 20th 1889. According to police, organizers had received permission from the mayor to ...
ITALY | Italy to declassify Bologna bomb files

Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 19:51 | Source: the local.it |

A total of 85 people were killed in the 1980 Bologna Massacre. Photo: AFP The Italian government will declassify secret documents relating to terrorist attacks in the country during the 1970s and 1980s, including the deadly Bologna train station bombing. The files will be opened up to “contribute to the reconstruction of ...
FRANCE | Le Pen and UKIP in spat over Euro elections snub

Wednesday, 23 April 2014, 19:46 | Source:thelocal.fr |

Marine Le Pen, pictured here with father Jean-Marie is in a war of words with Nigel Farage, the leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP). Photos: AFP After a potential alliance went sour, the leader of France's far-right National Front party has become embroiled in a war of words with Nigel ...
EUROPE | Russia's friends in black

Monday, 21 April 2014, 00:26 | Source: economist.com |

Why Europe’s populists and radicals admire Vladimir Putin IF EUROPE’S far-right parties do as well as many expect in May’s European election, no world leader will be happier than Vladimir Putin. For a man who claims to be defending Russian-speakers in Ukraine against fascists and Nazis, the Russian president has some ...
UKRAINE | Flier calling on Donetsk Jews to register now widely seen as fake

Friday, 18 April 2014, 13:38 | Source: Haaretz |

Ukrainian city's separatist leader, whose alleged signature is on document, says he never signed it; ADL 'skeptical of fliers' authenticity.' Part of the notice as distributed on Twitter. Photo by Screenshot The pro-Russian separatist leader of Donetsk, whose alleged signature is on the now notorious fliers calling on the eastern Ukrainian city's ...
FRANCE | France's Front National party leader 'opens arms' to UKIP

Thursday, 17 April 2014, 22:51 | Source: BBC |

In a statement, UKIP said it was "not interested in any deal" with Ms Le Pen or her party because of "prejudice and anti-Semitism in particular" in the FN. UKIP this week appeared to align itself with a French Eurosceptic party. Speaking on Newsnight, Ms Le Pen insisted that Front National's campaign ...
USA | The Kansas City killer and his mentor: A tale of two Nazis

Thursday, 17 April 2014, 17:52 | Source: commdiginews.com |

Source Flickr Author KOMUnews Ever since a gunman claimed the lives of three people at a Kansas City-area Jewish center last Sunday, the question has been repeatedly asked, “Why?” The answer seems simple enough: The assailant is an anti-Semite among anti-Semites. The man hates Jews with a virulent passion that he’s ...
USA | White supremacist could face death penalty for Kansas killings

Thursday, 17 April 2014, 17:34 | Source: NBC |

Kansas authorities charged Frazier Glenn Cross with capital murder on Tuesday, the early legal steps in what could culminate in the pursuit of the death penalty for the 73-year-old former Ku Klux Klan leader who allegedly shot to death three people at Jewish centers. Whether prosecutors seek to put Cross to ...
ITALY | Grillo won't apologize for 'anti-Semitic' post

Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 19:36 | Source: thelocal.it |

The post was strongly condemned by Italy’s Jewish community. Photo: Gabriel Bouys/AFP Politician Beppe Grillo has refused to apologize to Italy’s Jewish community after the press dubbed him an anti-Semite for publishing an adapted version of Holocaust survivor Primo Levi’s classic ‘If this is a man’. Beppe Grillo, the founder of Italy’s ...
GREECE | A rising antisemitic storm in Greece

Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 10:28 | Source: thealgemeiner.com |

The so-called Affair Baltakos in Greece is one of those eye-opening moments that throws into sharp relief the problems posed by far-right extremist parties in Europe. By Ronald S. Lauder As I said in a press statement last week, the affair underscores that Europeans need to establish a common policy forbidding dealings ...
GREECE | Suspected members of Golden Dawn jailed for killing

Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 10:19 | Source:thenews.com.pk |

Two suspected members of the Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn were sentenced Tuesday to life in prison over the fatal stabbing of a Pakistani immigrant last year, a judicial source said. However, the Athens court judging the case threw out the prosecution´s argument that the murder of 27-year-old Shehzad Luqman in ...
USA; | Man Kills 3 at Jewish Centres in Kansas City

Monday, 14 April 2014, 08:43 | Credit: NYT |

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, where a gunman killed two people.CreditDave Kaup/Reuters A man opened fire outside a Jewish Community Center and a nearby retirement community in a suburb of Kansas City, Mo., on Sunday afternoon, killing three people before he was taken into custody. The man, who was ...
FRANCE | National Front councillor Eric Assad is revealed as killer

Saturday, 12 April 2014, 11:54 | Source: Independent |

A National Front councillor elected in the central French city of Clermont-Ferrand last month is a killer who spent seven years in psychiatric institutions, it has emerged. The revelation of the dark past of Eric Assad, 59, is a deep embarrassment for Marine Le Pen, who claims to have ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn Mob Threatens NGO for Treating Migrants in Perama Clinic

Saturday, 12 April 2014, 10:30 | Source: IBT |

Golden Dawn members/Reuters A neo-Nazi mob affiliated to the Greek Golden Dawn party has intimidated a polyclinic of the human rights organisation Medecins du Monde (Doctors of the World) because it was providing healthcare services and medication to immigrants. The gang of around 30 people, dressed in the far-right party's uniforms, shouted ...
GREECE | Neo-Nazi MP sold hygiene products to NGO backed by refugee fund

Saturday, 12 April 2014, 08:54 | Source: ekathimerini.gr |

A firm owned by Golden Dawn MP Ilias Panayiotaros sold 25,000 euros’ worth of hygiene products to the nongovernmental organization Doctors of the World and received part of its payment from the European Refugee Fund, it was revealed in Parliament on Friday. Deputy Labor Minister Vassilis Kegeroglou said that the sale ...
FRANCE | No halal meat in town canteens: far-right mayor

Friday, 11 April 2014, 09:10 | Source: thelocal.fr |

A newly elected far-right mayor in a town in southern France has vowed that no municipally-run cafeterias will serve halal meals, adding fuel to a growing controversy in the wake of the National Front's success in last month's local elections. One of the far-right mayors who swept into power two ...
HUNGARY | With Jobbik gains, Hungary's far-right now strongest in EU

Friday, 11 April 2014, 09:02 | Source: Haaretz |

Hungarians handed their maverick Prime Minister Viktor Orban another four years in power in a parliamentary election on Sunday, while about one in every five voters backed a far-right opposition party accused of anti-Semitism. Orban has clashed repeatedly with the European Union and foreign investors over his unorthodox policies, and after ...
NETHERLANDS | Far right provincial councillor claims cash but fails to turn up

Friday, 11 April 2014, 08:55 | Source: The Dutch News |

A Noord-Holland provincial councillor who has not attended any meeting in two years has been urged by the province’s senior official to step down. Monica Nunes, first elected on behalf of Geert Wilders’ PVV, attended three meetings in 2012 and none since then but is still paid €1,150 a month, ...
POLAND/HUNGARY | Special Report: From Hungary, far-right party spreads ideology, tactics

Friday, 11 April 2014, 08:39 | Source: Reuters |

In a rented public hall not far from Poland's parliament, about 150 people gathered one afternoon late last year to hear speeches by a collection of far-right leaders from around Europe. The event was organized by Ruch Narodowy, or National Movement, a Polish organization that opposes foreign influences, views homosexuality as ...
LITHUANIA | Roma: Presumption of Guilt

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 17:01 | Source;Defendinghistory.com |

By Vilma Fiokla Kiure Vilma Fiokla Kiure (photo: Benediktas Januševičius) The first international congress of Roma was held on April 8, 1971 in Oprington, England. In 1990, the date was designated International Roma Day. On this day Roma celebrate and hold concerts, but also remember the most tragic eras in the history ...
HUNGARY | Is Hungary far-right's electoral success a hint of things to come?

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 16:17 | Source: Japan Times |

Gabor Vona | AFP-JIJI Prime Minister Viktor Orban easily trounced his rivals to once again become Hungary’s undisputed leader, but the strong showing of the country’s far-right Jobbik party has left Jewish leaders and others worried. Jobbik’s politicians are known for anti-Semitic and anti-Roma statements, but finished third in Sunday’s poll. The ...
GERMANY | Cookie Monster puts down the cookie jar and picks up the neo-Nazi propaganda

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 16:02 | Source: Guardian |

Cookie Monster: the "fun and rebellious" face of neo-Nazism. Photograph: Richard Termine In 1990, Richard Darman, director of the US Office of Management and Budget, described the Cookie Monster as the "quintessential consumer", and in the past he has been forced to adjust his "more is more" approach to snacking as ...
AUSTRIA | Moelzer no longer top Freedom Party candidate for Europe

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 13:33 | Source: austriantimes.at |

FPOe politician Andreas Moelzer is no longer his party's top candidate for the European Parliament elections. The news comes after his controversial remarks about race in the European Union led to senior Austrian politicians calling for him to withdraw. Moelzer decided to step down from the top candidacy position for the ...
HUNGARY | Fidesz wins Hungarian election by a landslide

Sunday, 6 April 2014, 22:25 | Source: Portfolio.hu |

Turnout at Hungary’s parliamentary election on Sunday was below the turnout in 2010 and the elections before that, two exit polls already indicate the ruling Fidesz-KDNP coalition will keep its supermajority in the new 199-member Parliament. The other three parties that apparently reached the 5% threshold are the left-wing alliance, ...
HUNGARY | Jobbik expected to make gains in Hungary vote

Sunday, 6 April 2014, 19:54 | Source: AP |

Jobbik party supporters burning an EU flag at a rally in Budapest in 2012. (photo credit: screen capture/YouTube video uploaded by Euronews) Hungary’s governing party is tipped to win parliamentary elections Sunday, while the far-right Jobbik party is expected to make further gains, according to polls. Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s Fidesz ...