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NORWAY | Norway forms a right-wing coalition government

Monday, 30 September 2013, 21:00 | Source:abcnews.go.com |

The leader of Norway's Conservative Party announced on Monday that she is forming a right-wing minority government. Erna Solberg said the two-party coalition will include the anti-immigration Progress Party, which has never been in a governing coalition in oil-rich Norway before. The new government is expected to tighten immigration policies, cut the ...
AUSTRIA | Populists gain ground: Austrian voters shift to the right

Monday, 30 September 2013, 18:24 | Source: spiegelonline |

AP/dpa Austria's governing parties were voted back into office in national elections on Sunday, despite losses and an unmistakable shift to the right in the country. Preliminary official results show Chancellor Werner Faymann's center-left Social Democratic Party of Austria (SPÖ) as the strongest in parliament, with 27.1 percent of votes. Its coalition ...
AUSTRIA | Freedom Party calls for European far-right unity

Monday, 30 September 2013, 18:12 | Source:euronews |

Far-right Freedom Party leader Heinz-Christian Strache is determined Austria’s political mainstream will not be allowed to ignore his party’s gains in Sunday’s general election. Riding a wave of hostility towards the euro and growing anti-immigration sentiment in several European countries, Strache wants to form alliances with other right-wing movements. “We have a ...
ISRAEL | Israel honours Egyptian Holocaust rescuer

Monday, 30 September 2013, 16:57 | Source: expatica.com |

Israel has posthumously honoured an Egyptian doctor for his role rescuing Jews during World War II, the first time a citizen of the Arab country has received the award. Yad Vashem, the Holocaust memorial authority in Jerusalem, awarded Dr Mohammed Helmy the honour of "Righteous Among The Nations," which is given ...
GREECE | Probe into Golden Dawn continues as funding bill heads for Parliament

Monday, 30 September 2013, 10:45 | Source:ekathimerini.com |

Golden Dawn leader Nikos Michaloliakos (right) and spokesman Ilias Kasidiaris (left) faced a magistrate on Saturday evening. The government is due to submit in Parliament draft legislation on Monday that would suspend state funding to political parties whose leaders or lawmakers have had criminal charges brought against them as part ...
GREECE | Insider blows open Greek neo-nazi operations

Sunday, 29 September 2013, 14:46 | Sources: Ethnos/Greece Solidarity Movement |

Inside Golden Dawn and Its “Model Chapter” We translate an interview with a former member of the Greek neo-Nazi organization, published last week in ETHNOS newspaper, Athens. The insider lays bare the party command structures and tells of organized violence and racketeering activities by its local chapter in the Piraeus district ...
GREECE | Oh great: Greek neo-nazis have a scooter ‘battalion’

Sunday, 29 September 2013, 14:08 | Source: https://medium.com/war-is-boring/4b3af5936 |

A defector from the party revealed the tactics and organization of Greece’s far right extremists — whose leaders are now under arrest by Robert Beckhusen It’s Europe’s most dangerous neo-fascist party, and the Greek government’s patience with it has run out. Now it has to do something about the party’s uniformed, scooter-borne street thugs. Following ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn leader Michaloliakos held in crackdown

Saturday, 28 September 2013, 13:04 | Source: BBC |

UPDATE Greek police have arrested the leader of the far-right Golden Dawn party, Nikolaos Michaloliakos, on charges of forming a criminal organisation. Three more Golden Dawn MPs, a leader in an Athens suburb and nine other party members have also been arrested. The arrests come amid anger over the murder on 18 September ...
NETHERLANDS | Wilders' MPs wear badges featuring Nazi-linked flag in parliament

Saturday, 28 September 2013, 12:33 | Source:Dutchnews.nl |

Four MPs from Geert Wilders’ anti-immigration PVV wore a badge in parliament on Wednesday featuring a flag associated with neo-Nazi groups, the NRC reports. The Prinsen flag, which has an orange section rather than red as in the current Dutch flag, was adopted by the Dutch national socialist party NSB in ...
GREECE | Greece's democracy in danger, warns Demos, as Greek reservists call for coup

Saturday, 28 September 2013, 12:26 | Source: Guardian |

No country has displayed more of a "backslide in democracy" than Greece, the British thinktank Demos has said in a study highlighting the crisis-plagued country's slide into economic, social and political disarray. Released on the same day that judicial authorities ordered an investigation into a blog posting by an elite ...
USA | Native American mothers capture and burn nazi flag

Saturday, 28 September 2013, 12:18 | Source:dangerousminds.net |

You may have recently heard of Leith, North Dakota, the town of only 24 people currently at risk of Nazi takeover, because apparently the middle of the goddamn country now contains a rip in space-time, leading directly to Poland in 1939. An opportunistic white supremacist has been buying up land in ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn leader Mihaloliakos arrested

Saturday, 28 September 2013, 07:38 | Source: BBC |

BREAKING NEWS… Greek police have arrested the leader of the far-right Golden Dawn party, Nikos Mihaloliakos, on charges of forming a criminal organisation. Warrants have also been issued for a number of other Golden Dawn MPs. The arrest and warrants come amid anger over the murder on 18 September of anti-racist musician, Pavlos ...
GREECE | Dutch court jails man for antisemitic T-shirts

Thursday, 26 September 2013, 15:49 | Source: timesofisrael.com |

A court in The Hague has sentenced a man to two years in jail for stocking T-shirts featuring anti-Semitic slogans. The appeals court in The Hague ruled Tuesday that the T-shirts, with a slogan that read “Destroy Zionism” and the image of a gun pointing at a hasidic Jew, were ...
ITALY | Italian gets European support amid racist taunts

Thursday, 26 September 2013, 15:44 | Source: lasvegassun.com |

Cabinet ministers from more than a dozen European nations have come to Rome in a show of support for Italy's first black Cabinet minister, who has faced racist taunts ever since she was appointed in April. The ministers signed a declaration Monday condemning racism as anathema to Europe's democratic principles. They ...
BULGARIA | Bulgarian nationalists 'Block' Border with Turkey over refugee wave

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 21:23 | Source: Novinite.com |

True to their pledge, Bulgarian activists and followers of the nationalist VMRO party "blocked"one of the country's border checkpoints with Turkey on Sunday as a sign of protest against the increasing Syrian refugee influx. The nationalists have "blockaded" the Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint with Turkey. The Deputy Chairman of VMRO Angel ...
GREECE | Five senior police officials removed from posts in Greece in far-right probe

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 21:15 | Source: Associated Press |

Five senior police officers in Greece were replaced Monday after the government ordered urgent inquiries into alleged links between the far-right Golden Dawn party and the country's police and military. The Public Order Ministry said the heads of the police's special forces, internal security, organized crime, firearms and explosives, and ...
FRANCE | Crime makes Marseille springboard for French far-right's ambitions

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 21:12 | Source: Reuters |

Gangland killings in broad daylight on the streets of Marseille, and the apparent inability of authorities to do anything about it, have handed France's National Front a dream springboard from which to launch its far-right agenda. France's second largest city, notorious in the 1960s as a link in the "French Connection" ...
GREECE | Far right party members convicted

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 21:08 | Source; AP |

A court in northern Greece convicted four men identified as members of the far-right Golden Dawn party late Tuesday after being arrested carrying knives, pepper spray, and collapsible metal batons, as a probe into the political party's allegedly illegal activities widened. A court in Thessaloniki, Greece's second largest city, convicted ...
GERMANY | German far-right party loses support in general election

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 21:05 | Source: Haaretz |

Germany’s far-right National Democratic Party won only 1.3 percent of the vote in Sunday’s general election, 0.2 percentage points below its showing four years ago. Parties in Germany need 5 percent to make it into the Bundestag, the lower house of parliament. While the NPD will not make it into ...
SWEDEN | Police kept second illegal registry of Roma

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 20:59 | Source: thelocal.se |

A second registry with details about members of the Roma community has been kept by police in southern Sweden, news that comes just one day after the first police registry containing over 4,000 names was uncovered. The new list contains 997 names, most of which are Roma, and was compiled ...
NETHERLANDS | Wilders lashes out after Nazi supporter claims

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 20:55 | Source: The Dutch News |

Geert Wilders, leader of the anti-immigration PVV, and Alexander Pechtold of the Liberal democratic party D66 have clashed in parliament over Nazi salutes spotted at last weekend's PVV rally. During the first of the two-day debate on the budget, Pechtold asked Wilders to distance himself from the far right. During ...
CYPRUS | Police probe reports of neo-nazi training camps in Cyprus

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 20:53 | Source: Famagusta Gazette |

An urgent police investigation has been launched after the AKEL party claimed that military-style training camps run by neo-Nazi fascist groups, are operating on the island. Justice Minister Ionas Nicolaou told reporters that a file containing photographs of alleged camps linked to Greek extreme right Golden Dawn party are being ...
GREECE | Greeks hold anti-fascism rallies after rapper's death

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 16:52 | Source: Reuters |

Greeks staged protests in Athens on Wednesday against the fatal stabbing of an anti-racism rapper by a supporter of the far-right Golden Dawn party, which a new poll found has lost a third of its support since the killing. The death of 34-year-old Pavlos Fissas has fired outrage across ...
GREECE | The rise of Golden Dawn casts a shadow over Greek politics

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 14:58 | Source: HuffingtonPost.co.uk |

The recent murder of left-wing activist Pavlos Fyssas in Greece has drawn further attention to the rise of the extreme right-wing Golden Dawn. For many, this phenomenon may be understood as the result of the economic crisis facing Greece, the severe austerity measures, declining living standards, the lack of jobs ...
HUNGARY | Local Fidesz officials follow Jobbik in opposing Roma cultural centers

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 14:52 | Source: politics.hu |

Fidesz officials in several towns, including Hungary’s fourth-largest city, Miskolc, have bowed to pressure from the far-right Jobbik party to renege on plans to open local Roma culture and education centers,Magyar Narancs reports. While Fidesz mayors and city councils have initially welcomed plans for the construction of such a culture ...
GREECE | Greek hip hop bands unite against neo-nazism

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 14:46 | Source: GlobalPost.com |

Rival hip hop bands came together in Greece on Tuesday to condemn extremism following the murder of anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas by an alleged member of a neo-Nazi group. Fyssas, who wrote music under the nickname Killah P, was stabbed to death last week by a suspected member of the neo-Nazi ...
CHILE | Neo-nazis testify on fatal hate crime in Chilean court

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 14:43 | Source: Santiago Times.cl |

Two defendants testified in Santiago this week, as the historic murder trial of four self-described neo-Nazis accused of the 2012 fatal beating of 24-year-old Daniel Zamudio for his sexual orientation entered its final stage. The case of Zamudio, a gay man, instigated a national movement that led to the fast-track and ...
GREECE | Nils Muižnieks: Greece “in its right” to ban Golden Dawn

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 14:38 | Source: Council of Europe |

Human rights commissioner Nils Muižnieks says Greece would be “in its right” should it decide to ban the far right Golden Dawn party. The extremist group “shows clear contempt towards democracy and poses a threat to the country’s social cohesion and stability,” Muižnieks declared in a 24 September Facebook post. “I have ...
SWEDEN | Swedish police keep tabs on Roma

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 14:36 | Source: VICE.com |

Yesterday, it was announced that the Swedish police keeps a registry that contains detailed information about 4,029 people of Roma descent. According to the newspaper Dagens Nyheter, more than half of the people on the registry have no criminal record, and there were 1,000 children on the list who are ...
HUNGARY | Hungary’s Jobbik: for better or for worse?

Sunday, 22 September 2013, 11:04 | Source: New Europe |

Back in 1998, European public opinion was shocked by the rise of Hungary’s far-right Justice and Life Party. Led by Istvan Csurka, the party celebrated its biggest electoral victory, opening the door to the parliament. The realisation that an anti-Semitic and ultra-nationalist party could participate in the country’s coalition ...
BULGARIA | Bulgarian nationalists call for closing border over refugee wave

Saturday, 21 September 2013, 23:46 | Source: novinite.com |

MPs of the Bulgarian nationalist party Ataka have introduced in Parliament a motion for closing the Bulgarian border with Turkey for refugees coming from North Africa, Middle East and Syria, in particular, Ataka MP Pavel Shopov said on Friday. Ataka's lawmakers have claimed that Bulgaria’s border with Turkey has to be ...
GREECE | The confession of a former member of Golden Dawn

Saturday, 21 September 2013, 00:28 | Source:greekreporter.info |

In an interview for Ethnos, a former member of Golden Dawn revealed the hierarchy, introductory exams and contributions according to the amount of which members of the party progress through the ranks, as well as the provision of "protection" and their uniforms. When did you become a member of Golden Dawn? I ...
GERMANY | Far-right party calls on immigrants to emigrate

Friday, 20 September 2013, 22:53 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

"Heimwandern statt einwandern," which translates to "go home instead of immigrating," read the headline of a recent letter sent out by the German right-wing extremist party National Democratic Party of Germany (NPD). The letter was sent to candidates for German parliament who have a migration background as a means of ...
GREECE | Greek neo-Nazis' popularity defies containment, experts warn

Friday, 20 September 2013, 22:47 | Source: Global Post |

Efforts by Greek authorities to contain aggressive neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn, implicated in the shock murder of an anti-fascist singer, will be difficult given the party's rising popularity among recession-weary Greeks, experts warned Friday. Outlawing Golden Dawn "would be technically very difficult and politically dangerous," noted Dimitris Christopoulos, an associate professor ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn rejects Nazi label while hailing Hitler

Friday, 20 September 2013, 14:51 | Source: euronews.com |

Golden Dawn refers to illegal immigration into Greece as ‘the Asian danger’, and vows to fight for its own racial survival. This common historic theme is among those central to the party which earn it the branding ‘neo-Nazi’. Last year, it won enough support in elections for 18 members to take parliament ...
GREECE | Golden Dawn cases to be investigated as actions of criminal gang

Friday, 20 September 2013, 11:39 | Source: EnetEnglish.gr |

The case files of 32 incidents involving Golden Dawn members are to be investigated using legislation designed to combat criminal gangs, the public order minister announced on Thursday. In a letter to Supreme Court chief prosecutor Efterpi Koutzamani, Nikos Dendias requested that 13 cases from Athens and 19 from other parts ...
GREECE | Chaos erupts again Greece in retaliation against neo-nazis

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 19:24 | Source: AP/theblaze.com |

Violent clashes broke out in several Greek cities Wednesday after a 34-year-old musician described as an anti-fascist activist was stabbed to death by a man who said he belonged to the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party. The death of Pavlos Fyssas drew condemnation from across Greece’s political spectrum and from abroad. While ...
FRANCE | 'Fearless' Le Pen, 85, to fight for re-election

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 15:16 | Source: thelocal.fr |

The stalwart of the French far-right Jean-Marie Le Pen vowed on Thursday to fight another election campaign at the grand old age of 85. Le Pen, who has been convicted for inciting racial hatred, is hoping to be re-elected as an MEP next year. French far-right leader Jean-Marie Le Pen said ...
GREECE | Friends reveal “Roupakias was on Golden Dawn payroll”

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 15:11 | Source: tovima.gr |

According to close friends of Giorgos Roupakias who spoke to vima.gr, the 45-year-old was on Golden Dawn’s payroll, as was his wife and daughter. Friends claim that Roupakias used to be a supporter of a different political party, but decided to work for Golden Dawn for extra income. He was involved ...
FRANCE | The Devil’s Daughter

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 15:09 | Source: theatlantic.com |

Marine Le Pen is fast becoming a mainstream political leader. What does that say about the National Front, the far-right party she inherited from her father, Jean-Marie? What does it say about France? By Cécile Alduy John Cuneo “When you say radical right in America, people think Ku Klux Klan. They think of ...
GREECE | Greece moves to ban far-right Golden Dawn party

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 00:10 | Source: Guardian |

Police raid Golden Dawn's headquarters in Athens. Photograph: Pantelis Saitas/EPA The Greek government has hinted that it will seek to ban Golden Dawn after the far-right party was linked to the murder of a leading leftwing musician in Athens. As violence erupted on the streets and demonstrators protested after the fatal stabbing ...
GREECE | Protesters, police clash in Greek anti-fascist demos

Thursday, 19 September 2013, 00:03 | Source: AFP |

Protesters and police clashed across Greece on Wednesday as thousands demonstrated against fascism following the murder of a leftist musician by a suspected neo-Nazi. Police fired tear gas at protesters in Athens, the northern city of Thessaloniki and the western city of Patras amid heightened tensions following the killing early Wednesday. Around ...
USA/GERMANY | U.S. tour operator glorifies Nazis with fawning tours to Hitler’s HQ etc.

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 21:00 | Source:algemeiner.com |

Item touted for sale online by Sharkhunters U.S. tour operator Sharkhunters International offers “a 10-day tour of southern Germany that hits all of Adolf Hitler’s favorite spots, like the famous Eagle’s Nest built by the führer’s private secretary, Martin Bormann, for his 50th birthday,” the Southern Poverty Law Center reported in ...
ITALY | Fiore festival fiasco…more

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 17:37 | Source: HOPE not hate |

Michele Ventura reports from Milan “Boreal”, announced as a national festival by Roberto Fiore’s Forza Nuova (FN,) was a truly monumental flop. Dressed up as the event of the year for the Italian far-right, it ended up with nowhere to go except a campsite in Cantù, near Como. Planned for ...
BULGARIA | Siderov calls for extension of ban on land sale to foreigners

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 17:27 | Source:novinite.com |

Volen Siderov, leader of Bulgarian nationalist party Ataka, photo by BGNES Bulgaria's nationalist party Ataka will submit a proposal to extend the ban on sale of agricultural land to foreign nationals until 2020. According to Bulgaria's EU Accession Treaty, the ban is expected to be lifted at the beginning of ...
GREECE | Police say Golden Dawn member confessed to stabbing

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 17:04 | Source | Source: Source: Wall Street Journal

UPDATE Greek Killing Prompts Fears of Political Violence Greece's government moved quickly Wednesday to quell rising concerns over politically motivated violence after a self-professed member of the country's far-right Golden Dawn party was implicated in the overnight murder of a prominent left-wing artist. A 34-year-old rapper known for his anti-fascist views, Pavlos Fyssas, ...
GREECE | Leftist musician dies after being stabbed by neonazis

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 09:43 | Source:EnetEnglish.gr |

Pavlos Fyssas aka Killah PA A 34-year-old man died in the early hours of Wednesday morning after he was attacked by neonazis and subsequently stabbed in Piraeus. The victim has been named as Pavlos Fyssas, a hip-hopper involved in the antifascist scene. He was stabbed in the chest outside a café at ...
GREECE | Greece moves to ban far-right Golden Dawn party

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 00:01 | Source: Guardian |

Police raid Golden Dawn's headquarters in Athens. Photograph: Pantelis Saitas/EPA The Greek government has hinted that it will seek to ban Golden Dawn after the far-right party was linked to the murder of a leading leftwing musician in Athens. As violence erupted on the streets and demonstrators protested after the fatal stabbing ...
GERMANY | German far-right hate mail targets migrant politicians

Tuesday, 17 September 2013, 20:41 | Source:Expatica.com |

A German far-right party has sparked outrage by sending mock one-way airline tickets to politicians with migrant roots, urging them to "go home" ahead of Sunday's election. Greens party candidate Ozcan Mutlu filed police charges over a letter he received, while two more Greens politicians and two of the far-left Linke ...
GERMANY | Controversial World War II magazine to close

Tuesday, 17 September 2013, 10:28 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Bauer Media plans to stop printing the magazine "Der Landser," though not for legal reasons. It had faced complaints about the magazine's Second World War content from the Jewish Simon Wiesenthal Center. The Bauer Media Group publishes a wide range of magazines: you can read about the newest teen pop idols, ...
FRANCE | Former French PM Fillon breaks far-right taboo

Tuesday, 17 September 2013, 10:24 | Source:thelocal.fr |

The question of how to deal with the growing popularity of France's National Front party has left the main UMP opposition party torn apart, after former PM François Fillon suggested that the anti-immigration party should no longer be treated as a pariah. Already damaged by fierce in-fighting last year, France's main ...
GERMANY | Neo-nazis attack children on school trip

Tuesday, 17 September 2013, 10:22 | Source: thelocal.de |

A teenage boy is in intensive care after neo-Nazis attacked a group of pupils on a school trip in east Germany. The 87 pupils from Hamburg were on a trip in rural Saxony, east Germany, when the attack took place, the Welt newspaper reported. A group of the pupils aged ...
ITALY | Griffin in Italian fascist no-show junket

Monday, 16 September 2013, 16:24 | Source: HOPE not hate |

By HOPE not hate European editor, Graeme Atkinson Probably still in a state of intense perspiration from his recent “I’m a world statesman” junket in Syria, BNP chief Nick Griffin was on his travels again at the weekend, this time carting his suitcase to Italy to an event organised by Forza ...
FRANCE | Far-right party benefits from fatal shooting of armed robber and former PM’s comments

Monday, 16 September 2013, 15:13 | Source: The Independent |

The gun of a Lebanese jeweller and the explosive words of a former Prime Minister have given a double boost to the surging electoral prospects of the French far-right leader Marine Le Pen. A Facebook page, set up in support of a jeweller accused of manslaughter after he shot dead an ...
CZECH REPUBLIC | Czech extremists riding on anti-Roma wave

Monday, 16 September 2013, 15:11 | Source: praguemonitor.com |

The far-right extra-parliamentary Workers' Party of Social Justice (DSSS) is making the most of the current anti-Roma atmosphere and will receive so many votes in the Czech early election that the state will pay a contribution to it, daily Lidove noviny (LN) writes Saturday, referring to experts. Far-right extremists ...
RUSSIA | Moscow police detain 25 nationalists at anti-migrant rally

Saturday, 14 September 2013, 21:39 | Source: RIA Novosti |

Moscow police said 25 people were detained Saturday at an anti-migrant nationalist rally in central Moscow, the latest manifestation of xenophobia in the nation that has become a magnet for millions of labor migrants. The rally on Moscow’s Pushkin Square was organized by Dmitri Demushkin, a former Russian skinhead and neo-Nazi ...
FRANCE | Le Pen wants to campaign with Dutch far-right: report

Saturday, 14 September 2013, 14:22 | Source;eubusiness.com |

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen wants to campaign with Dutch anti-Islamic party leader Geert Wilders in next year's European parliamentary elections, she said in an interview Saturday. "We could perhaps campaign together for the elections," Le Pen told Dutch daily NRC Handelsblad. "It's important that the voter sees that we do ...
GREECE | Greeks protest against Golden Dawn attack on Communists

Saturday, 14 September 2013, 12:24 | Source: Guardian |

Thousands of Greeks took to the streets of Athens on Friday to protest against a violent attack on Communist party members by black-shirted supporters of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn which left nine people in hospital with serious injuries. In what was described as a murderous attack – and the most serious ...
AUSTRIA | Austrian far-right party must repay funds

Saturday, 14 September 2013, 12:21 | Source: reuters.com |

Austria's far-right Alliance for Austria's Future (BZO) party must repay nearly 1 million euros ($1.33 million) it got in illicit financing from Telekom Austria officials, a Vienna court ruled while convicting four people in the influence-peddling case. The court cleared Telekom Austria ex-deputy chief executive Rudolf Fischer of wrongdoing, saying he ...
FRANCE | FN does about-face for local elections

Saturday, 14 September 2013, 12:19 | Source: France24.com |

France’s anti-immigration National Front (FN) appears to be riding on a wave of popularity six months ahead of municipal elections, lifting the party as it kicks off its annual summer conference on September 13 in the southeast city of Marseille. A new survey revealed Thursday that the FN’s approval rating among ...
GERMANY | Germans rally to oppose right-wing extremists

Saturday, 14 September 2013, 12:14 | Source:theglobeandmail.com |

Sahil Sadat fled Afghanistan last year to escape the Taliban, arriving in Germany only to discover a new kind of fear. Placed in a newly opened refugee centre in Berlin’s predominantly white, working class Marzahn-Hellersdorf neighbourhood, Mr. Sadat and others watched from the dilapidated old school building as supporters of the ...
GREECE | Communists attacked and beaten by Golden Dawn gang

Friday, 13 September 2013, 12:44 | Source: EnetEnglish.gr |

One of the injured KKE members (Photo: 902.gr) Police are investigating an attack by a large group of neonazi Golden Dawn supporters on members of the Communist Party, which resulted in nine communists being taken to hospital. The incident occurred just before midnight on Thursday in Perama, west of Piraeus, when a ...
NORWAY | Breivik starts studying politics at Oslo University

Friday, 13 September 2013, 12:39 | Source: thelocal.no |

Anders Breivik, the Norwegian far-right terrorist, has been given permission to study political science at the University of Oslo, despite the opposition of many of the university's lecturers. The 34-year-old will be allowed to study certain modules, but will not be admitted to the degree programme, as he at ...
SWEDEN/DENMARK | EDL leaders refused public venue in Sweden and Denmark

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 20:17 | Source: Islamophobia Watch |

As we have already reported , the “counterjihadist” publication Dispatch International has been having difficulty finding venues for the Scandinavian speaking tour it had arranged for English Defence League leaders Stephen Lennon and Kevin Carroll later this month. DI editors Ingrid Carlqvist and Lars Hedegaard hired the Malmö Konferenscenter/Folkets Hus for ...
CZECH REPUBLIC | Neo-nazi, ultra-conservative and fascististic fighters gear up for elections

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 17:13 | Source: romea.cz |

The logo of the Czech Helsinki Committee (Český helsinský výbor). The Czech Helsinki Committee (Český helsinský výbor - ČHV), which monitors adherence to human rights in the Czech Republic, has published its 19th Report on the State of Human Rights in the Czech Republic. The ČHV is the only ...
POLAND | Fare gives full backing to Never Again

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 14:08 | Source: FARE |

The Fare network has been surprised and alarmed by a number of attacks on the Never Again Association, the Fare lead partner in Poland and Eastern Europe. The nature of the attacks are such that they involve both mainstream media entities and individuals influenced by far-right political views. The issue ...
GREECE | PAOK fans attack Golden Dawn HQ

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 14:02 | Source:greekreporter.com |

The “war” between the fans of the Thessalonian association football club PAOK FC and Golden Dawn seems to have gotten even worse after the incident with the Albanian footballer Ergys Kace. On Sept 4, Kace uploaded a photo on his personal Facebook account wearing a T-shirt of the Kosovo Liberation Army ...
USA | Pastor Terry Jones arrested with thousands of kerosene-soaked Qurans, deputies say

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 14:01 | Source: Orlando Sentinel |

Pastor Terry Jones [GARY W. GREEN, ORLANDO SENTINEL] Controversial Gainesville Pastor Terry Jones, known for his plans to publicly burn copies of the Muslim holy book, was arrested Wednesday with thousands of kerosene-soaked Qurans, authorities said. Jones, 61, was arrested on felony charges after a traffic stop near a pharmacy ...
SPAIN | Fascists attack Madrid's Catalan centre

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 12:04 | Source: thelocal.es |

Six people were arrested on Wednesday for their part in an attack on the Madrid offices of the Catalan Government during celebrations marking Catalonia's independence day. A group of people carrying Spanish and fascist flags disrupted the celebrations at the Centre Cultural Blanquerna chanting "Catalonia is Spain". They then set off ...
GERMANY | City made to re-hang far-right campaign posters

Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 22:13 | Source: Spiegel Online |

A poster of the kind that a German town took offense to, held up here at an NPD rally in Gera on Saturday. A city in Germany removed a campaign poster of the far-right National Democratic Party of Germany (NPD) because it found it discriminating. The party, described by security authorities ...
GERMANY | Germany seizes neo-nazi model airplane bomb

Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 22:12 | Source: Huffington Post |

Police in Germany have seized a "functional" bomb and several model airplanes that neo-Nazis allegedly wanted to use in an attack against left-wing activists, officials said Tuesday. The flying bomb was discovered last week when police, following a tipoff, raided the homes of four suspects and a neo-Nazi meeting place in ...
DENMARK | Far-right party accused of being a neo-Nazi cover

Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 20:59 | Source: cphpost.dk |

Danskernes Parti's leader calls himself a "national democrat" but a far-left organisation claims the party is clearly inspired by racist neo-Nazi ideology Concern has been raised over the ideological doctrine of Danskernes Parti (DP), a far-right and nationalist party that is running in November’s local elections. In a report by the left-wing ...
NORWAY | Right-wing election triumph in Norway

Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 11:50 | Source: HNH/Vepsen |

From Tor Bach for Vepsen in Oslo The next government in Norway will be headed by the Conservatives with Ms. Erna Solberg as PM now that the Social Democratic incumbent Jens Stoltenberg has made it clear that he and his coalition government will step down after eight years in office and ...
NORWAY | Breaking news…Norway election

Monday, 9 September 2013, 22:09 | Source: BBC |

Centre-right ahead after Norway poll Erna Solberg is hoping to oust Jens Stoltenberg after his eight years as PM. Exit polls in Norway's general election suggest the centre-right opposition is on course to win. Erna Solberg, who heads the Conservative Party, is expected to replace Labour leader Jens Stoltenberg, who has been prime ...
DENMARK | Far-right party eyeing local elections

Monday, 9 September 2013, 18:25 | Source: cphpost.dk |

Daniel Carlsen, 23, of Danskernes Parti is running for election to Aarhus Council Hoping to emulate the rise of the far-right in other European countries, Danskernes Parti (DP) is aiming to gain some political traction in the local and regional elections in November. DP plans to run for election in six councils ...
GERMANY | Salafists and the far-right: Two sides of the same coin

Monday, 9 September 2013, 16:48 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Salafists are looking to lure followers at an event in Frankfurt this weekend. Right-wing extremists are looking to use the event to propagate their anti-Islamic ideas. Do both sides need each other? Shaved head, long red beard, Rhineland dialect: This is Pierre Vogel, Germany's self-proclaimed "Islam Preacher" who has made his ...
NETHERLANDS | Polls put Wilders' PVV out on top, Labour slumps to record low

Monday, 9 September 2013, 16:40 | Source:DutchNews.nl |

Support for the anti-immigration PVV continues to grow in the latest Maurice de Hond opinion poll, which puts Geert Wilders’ party on 32 seats – or around 21% of the vote. This is up one seat on a week ago and more than double the party’s general election total. De ...
NORWAY | Norway’s Conservatives may have to go into coalition with far-right party

Monday, 9 September 2013, 16:37 | Source:euronews.com |

Conservative Erna Solberg is hotly-tipped to triumph in Norway’s general election – but she could have to form a coalition with a far-right party to get over the line. She may have to talk to the anti-immigration Progress Party, which has been fighting to shake off its past links with extremist ...
GERMANY | Neo-nazis send out 'condoms for foreigners'

Saturday, 7 September 2013, 13:51 | Source: thelocal.de |

The Young National Democrats (JN) – a youth branch of the far-right National Democratic Party (NDP) – ordered customized single condoms with the slogan on, in what it called on its website a “knowingly provocative campaign.” “Trousers down, rubber on,” the site reads. Condoms have, it added, been sent to politicians, ...
POLAND/HUNGARY | Hungarian, Polish clubs punished for racism

Saturday, 7 September 2013, 13:43 | Source: AFP |

European football's governing body UEFA on Friday punished Hungarian club Budapest Honved and Polish sides Lech Poznan and Piast Gliwice following recent cases of racism. Honved have been ordered to play their next three European home game behind closed doors, with one game coming from the revocation of a suspended sanction ...
HUNGARY | Jobbik to draft plan for land protection

Saturday, 7 September 2013, 13:40 | Source: politics.hu |

The radical nationalist Jobbik party will draft a plan for protecting arable land, as the effective law fails to prevent purchases by foreigners, party leader Gabor Vona said in Nyiregyhaza on Friday. Jobbik also demands that the government extend the land-sale ban because there is still a gap between foreign and ...
GREECE | Greek judge throws out neo-nazi party's anti-racism suit

Thursday, 5 September 2013, 08:00 | Source: AFP |

A judge in Greece has thrown out a pivotal anti-racism case brought by neo-Nazi party, Golden Dawn, against individuals it accused of inciting violence against it. The party filed the lawsuit against multiple leftist groups including prominent far-left intellectual Savvas Michail whom it accused of calling on the public ...
ITALY | Italian rightists target black minister with bloody mannequins

Thursday, 5 September 2013, 07:51 | Source: reuters.com |

Italy's far-right Forza Nuova party left three mannequins covered in fake blood at the front door of a city administrative office in Rome on Wednesday in the latest attack on Italy's first black minister, Cecile Kyenge. Integration Minister Kyenge, who was born in Democratic Republic of Congo , has ...
GREECE | 'We are next': Greek Jews fear rise of far-right party

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 21:54 | Source: Capital Public Radio News |

No one has ever doubted Mois Yussuroum's patriotism. As part of the Greek resistance during World War II, he fought Benito Mussolini's fascist army and then the Nazis. "The other resistance fighters didn't know I was Jewish," he says, since he used the name "Yiorgos Gazis" in case he was captured. ...
| French far-right to expel candidate over burning Israel flag

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 15:03 | FRANCE | Source: Source: globalpost.com

France's far-right Front National has suspended one of its local government election candidates after he posted a burning Israeli flag on his Facebook page. The image posted by FN activist Francois Chatelain was accompanied by the words: "Here, this is France" and was condemned as anti-Semitic by Gerald Darmanin, a centre-right ...
UKRAINE | Ukraine far right rallies against Hasidic pilgrimage

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 15:01 | Source: forward.com |

A Ukrainian ultranationalist movement is organizing a march in Uman against the presence of Jewish pilgrims there, Ukrainian media reported. “The Hasidim colonize Uman, with help from authorities,” Yuri Botnar of the Svoboda party was quoted as telling the news site timeua.com on Monday. Botnar, the local representative of Svoboda in ...
GREECE | The Greek neo-nazis of Golden Dawn - No Pasaran?

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 14:59 | Source: thesocialistproject.ca |

Interview with Dimitris Psarras The following interview with Dimitris Psarras, the author of the Black Book of Golden Dawn was conducted in Greek by Eleni Varikas and Michael Löwy and published in French at Mediapart and published in English at transform! English translation by Eric Canepa. Eleni Varikas and Michael Löwy (EV and ...
MYANMAR | Military roots of racism in Myanmar

Tuesday, 3 September 2013, 11:13 | Source: Asia Times Online |

By Maung Zarni Over the past year, Myanmar has been plagued by neo-Nazi "Buddhist" racism and organized mob violence targeting the country's minority Muslims of diverse ethnic and historical backgrounds. At the very heart of Myanmar's Islamophobic campaign lies the state and its successive senior leaderships, which continue to operate ...
GERMANY | Germany may underestimate right-wing victims

Monday, 2 September 2013, 10:07 | Source: Deutsche Welle |

Journalists and info centers believe the number of those killed by right-wing extremists is double the official figure. After the shocking mistakes of the NSU murder investigations, old cases are now being re-examined. Frank Jansen has been writing about neo-Nazis and the victims of right-wing violence since the 1990s. A reporter ...
GREECE | It's absurd that Golden Dawn is being allowed to hound my friend into court

Sunday, 1 September 2013, 22:47 | Source: The Guardian |

By Maria Margaronis "I'm the embodiment of every fascist's fantasy. I'm a Jew, a communist – and a heretical communist, a Trotskyist, at that. I don't fit anywhere. The only thing I happen not to be is homosexual." My old friend Savvas Michael-Matsas – activist, internationally respected writer on philosophy and literature, ...
EUROPE | Eurosceptics snub Wilders' attempt to form European far-right party

Sunday, 1 September 2013, 15:19 | Source: euractive.com |

The controversial Dutch far-right leader wants to gather like-minded parties in a mass movement ahead of next year's European elections, but not all are ready to join. UKIP frontrunner Nigel Farage has rejected such an initiative. The controversial leader of the Dutch Party for Freedom (PVV), Geert Wilders, has toured Europe ...