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CROATIA | Far-right surges in Croatia as EU disappointment spreads

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 00:58 | Source: Times of Israel | Click here for original article

In this May 16, 2015 photo, a man from Croatia wearing WWII Croatian "Ustasha" insignia attends a memorial to the thousands of victims of the mass killings by Yugoslav communists, in Bleiburg, Austria. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic) In this Friday, June 12, 2015 file photo, a big Nazi Swastika symbol is ...
USA | Right-wing terrorism has killed 48 people in the US since 2001

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 00:45 | Source: vox.com | Click here for original article

Dylann Roof, the suspect in the Charleston killings, wearing a jacket with flags from apartheid-era South Africa and from Rhodesia. A new study on domestic terrorism, conducted by New America's David Sterman and Peter Bergen, found that right-wing terrorism in the United States has killed 48 people since September ...
HUNGARY | Ousted head of trade union claims he was victim of coup

Saturday, 20 June 2015, 00:02 | Source: politics.hu | Click here for original article

The former head of one of Hungary’s biggest employee groups, the rail workers’ union (VDSZSZ), has said “anti-Semites and racists” close to far-right Jobbik are to blame for his failure to be re-elected at its May congress. In an article on hirado.hu, István Gaskó, who has occupied the post since ...
DENMARK | Danish far right secures blue bloc win

Friday, 19 June 2015, 12:17 | Source: Nthelocal.dk | Click here for original article

Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt conceded defeat in Thursday's general election after an anti-immigration party scored a record vote to become the second-largest party and lifted the opposition right-wing bloc to victory. The Danish People's Party (DF) became the largest right-wing party for the first time with 21.1 percent of the ...
USA | Center for New Community statement on the murders in Charleston, NC

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 20:51 | Source: Center for New Community/HOPE not Hate |

June 18, 2015 CHICAGO - Last night's shooting at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, is a tragic reminder that America's legacy of violent racism continues to have deadly consequences. The staff of the Center for New Community extends its deepest condolences to the congregation of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal ...
USA | Charleston church shooting: Suspected gunman arrested

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 17:18 | Source: BBC | Click here for original article

The suspected gunman in the killing of nine people at a historic African-American church in South Carolina has been arrested, Attorney General Loretta Lynch says. Officials earlier named 21-year-old Dylann Roof as the man they were looking for after the shooting in Charleston. The gunman sat in a bible study meeting for ...
FINLAND | Finnish MP poses with far-right extremists

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 09:39 | source: euobserver.com | Source: https://euobserver.com/beyond-brussels/129174

Olli Immonen, an MP for the populist Finns Party in the ruling coalition, is at the centre of a media storm in Finland after a photo emerged of him posing with far-right extremists. The photo was posted by the MP himself on Facebook late on Tuesday (16 June) and shows Immonen ...
DENMARK | Anders Gravers and SIAD in new floperama

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 07:54 | Source: Demos/HOPE not hate |

On 16 June, Anders Gravers from Stop Islamisation of Denmark (SIAD) announced on the organisation’s website: “As the chairman of Stop Islamisation of Europe I am happy to tell you that we have found a good venue for our exhibition of the Muhammed cartoons from Texas. The place for the ...
MEXICO | The Reich Stuff: Mexican Cheerleaders Perform Nazi Routine in Competition

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 16:49 | Source: sputniknews.com | Click here for original article

A recent dance competition in Guadalajara, Mexico featured one extremely shocking routine: two dozen school girls and one boy, dressed up like actual Nazis. The team, made up of kids aged 10 to 16, was dressed in Nazi military uniforms, complete with red arm bands, and was surrounded by Nazi imagery, ...
HUNGARY | Correction: Jobbik To Stay Away From Marine Le Pen's New EP Group

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 16:31 | Sourrce: hungarytoday.hu | Click here for original article

Hungary’s radical nationalist Jobbik party told news site mandiner.hu that none of its MEPs would join Marine Le Pen’s newly formed far right bloc in the European Parliament (EP). Jobbik also said that they did not receive any kind of invitation to the group. Hungarian news portal index.hu said earlier, ...
DENMARK | The rise and rise of the Danish People’s Party

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 11:55 | Source:thelocal.dk | Click here for original article

Most known for a tough stance on particularly Muslim immigration, the Danish People’s Party has managed to retain its current position as Denmark’s third-largest party ever since the November 2001 parliamentary elections (held in the wake of the September 11 attacks). Recent opinion polls suggest that DF is likely to gain ...
DENMARK | Immigration debate in focus as election nears

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 11:42 | Source: thelocal.dk | Click here for original article

Public opinion polls suggest almost one in five Danes, or some 18 percent, will vote for the far-right Danish People's Party (DF) , up from 12.3 percent in the previous 2011 election, with immigration cited as one of the top three campaign issues behind the economy and the country's cradle-to-grave ...
FRANCE | France’s far right forms bloc in European Parliament

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 10:13 | Soure: poltico.eu | Click here for original article

Marine Le Pen’s far-right National Front party said Monday it had enough support to form a group in the European Parliament, a long-awaited move that will boost the group’s influence in the assembly. The anti-European Union, anti-immigration party said in a statement it was to formally announce the creation of ...
SOURCE: POLITICO.EU | Ex-National Front official jailed for burning cars

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 10:06 | Click here for original article

Adrien Desport posing with Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder of the National Front | Maghomer10/Wikimedia Commons A former official in Marine Le Pen’s party is in jail after being accused of torching cars to create a false sense of danger in his town. ...
RUSSIA | Russian police detain 49 people at nationalist knife fighting tournament

Monday, 15 June 2015, 17:41 | Source: Newsweek | Click here for original article

Nationalist group leader Dmitry Demushkin is pictured here practicing his knife fighting skills Wikipedia Security forces detained almost 50 people in Moscow over the weekend, including nationalist campaigner Dmitry Demushkin, in an anti-extremism operation at a full contact knife fighting tournament, Russian news agency Interfax reported. Demushkin heads a union of far ...
RUSSIA | Racism in Russia laid bare: more than 100 incidents in just two seasons

Sunday, 14 June 2015, 21:17 | Source: Guardian | Click here for original article

Spartak Moscow fans burn flares and hold a flag bearing a Swastika during the Russia Cup match against Shinnik Yaroslavl in October 2013. Photograph: Str/AP Police detained some 80 fans and Anzhi went on to win the game. But after their victory groups of hooligans attacked Anzhi fans in the metro ...
HUNGARY | Hungary ‘told’ to crack down on hate

Sunday, 14 June 2015, 21:05 | Source: Euronews.com | Click here for original article

It was passed off as joking when European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said “hello dictator” to Viktor Orban last month, but a new Council of Europe report in all seriousness has called for action to fight racism and intolerance in Hungary and Poland. The report talks about hate speech across the political ...
HUNGARY | Hungarians deface government's openly racist billboards

Sunday, 14 June 2015, 21:02 | Source: Hungarian Free Press | Click here for original article

It’s reassuring to see that there are some residents in Budapest who will take a bucket of paint and a brush to erase the words on the Orbán government’s virulently racist and populist new billboards, which tell immigrants (in Hungarian), and in no uncertain words, that they are not welcome. ...
AUSTRIA | Far right poll success causes turmoil among Social Democrats

Friday, 5 June 2015, 16:45 | Source: HOPE not hate |

From Martin Jordan in Vienna The far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) made major gains in votes in the federal state elections in Styria and Burgenland last week. In both states, the coalition of the two mainstream parties SPÖ (social democrat) and ÖVP (conservatives) took a beating with losses up to 8-9% each, ...
ITALY | Rightwing Northern League makes gains in Italian elections

Tuesday, 2 June 2015, 07:07 | Source: Guardian | Click here for original article

He is virulently anti-immigrant, has called for Roma camps to be razed and once referred to the euro as a “crime against humanity”. Matteo Salvini, the bombastic rightwing leader of Italy’s xenophobic Northern League, has even accused Pope Francis of doing a disservice to Catholics by promoting dialogue with Muslims. None ...
AUSTRIA | Far-right "gains’"as Austria kicks off "super election year"

Monday, 1 June 2015, 17:52 | Surce: euronews.com | Click here for original article

Austria has seen a rise in support for the far right following local elections in the central state of Styria and Burgenland in the east. Primary results suggest the SPO-OVP (Social Democrat-Conservative) coalition took a serious hit in both regions, to the benefit of the right-wing FPO. Campaigning with slogans such as ...