Poland is set for a referendum on refugees to coincide with its parliamentary elections in October – a cocktail that will surely benefit the far-right. Paweł Cywiński has a PhD in social sciences and works at […]
Greece’s recent elections saw two new far-right parties enter parliament for the first time. Grinding austerity is not fueling continued popular resistance but the rise of conspiracy theorist cranks who promote war among the poor. […]
In Finland, a new government represents how compatible neoliberal and far-right politics are. The Left must answer the challenge by opposing austerity in addition to racism. In Jacobin. Read the article HERE.
Faced with the vicissitudes of neoliberal globalisation, the right-wing’s reactionary narrative may prove to be more potent with voters than the left-wing’s record of modest social justice. Ben Wray is a freelance journalist and co-ordinator […]
Eco-fascism will inevitably emerge as an important political tendency as mainstream politics fails to address the climate crisis. Cross-posted from the Green European Journal THE environmental crisis is continuing to approach a point of ecological […]
Chris Bambery speaks to David Broder, author of new book ‘Mussolini’s Grandchildren: Fascism in contemporary Italy’, about the ‘mainstreaming’ of neo-fascism in Italy. Cross-posted from Conter 1) In post-war Italy all the major parties gave […]
The French President is undermining any faith that was left in democracy, and may be paving the way for a Le Pen presidency in 2027 Philippe Marlière is a Professor of French and European Politics at […]
Some of the fundamentals about the storming of the Brazilian Congress by the far-right on 8 January explained. Cross-posted from The Conversation UK Who was behind the storming of the Brazilian Congress? What we saw […]
The latest flagrant attack on Palestinians from Israel’s new far-right security minister. Read the article HERE.
Italy didn’t vote for fascism, they voted for the far-right because they offered a message of security, whereas the left failed to offer a credible answer to the key concerns of Italians Cross-posted from Green […]