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# right-wing - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest
# Lockdown Protest
# Lockdown Protest

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 12:10 AM 84,832 Views 166 Comments
  • A major policing operation was in place from yesterday morning with senior officers, including the Commissioner, taking direct command.
  • Officers had been monitoring online chatter in recent weeks as groups planned a protest for Stephen's Green.

# right-wing - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on trial over IS tweets
# National Rally
# National Rally

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen on trial over IS tweets

Feb 10th 2021, 7:17 AM 18,457 Views 0 Comments

She is charged with breaking hate speech laws by tweeting pictures of Islamic State atrocities in 2015.

# right-wing - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Garda Commissioner concerned about rise in right-wing extremism in Ireland
# Drew Harris
# Drew Harris

Garda Commissioner concerned about rise in right-wing extremism in Ireland

Nov 27th 2019, 6:41 PM 31,872 Views 98 Comments

Harris said there needs to be a consistent approach by gardaí in dealing with hate crime.

# right-wing - Monday 28 October, 2019

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election
# Afd
# Afd

Far-right party makes major gains in German state election

Oct 28th 2019, 9:22 AM 21,403 Views 29 Comments

Bjoern Hoecke previously labelled Berlin’s Holocaust memorial a “monument of shame”.

# right-wing - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Young Fine Gael branch criticises president for attending US right-wing conference

Young Fine Gael branch criticises president for attending US right-wing conference

Aug 7th 2019, 4:03 PM 26,398 Views 87 Comments

Two members of the YFG committee went to the conference last week.

# right-wing - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Marine Le Pen to go on trial in France for sharing Islamic State images on Twitter
# Marine Le Pen
# Marine Le Pen

Marine Le Pen to go on trial in France for sharing Islamic State images on Twitter

Jun 12th 2019, 2:09 PM 25,023 Views 43 Comments

The charges carry a maximum sentence of three years in prison and a fine of €75,000.

# right-wing - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism

Mar 20th 2019, 8:32 AM 10,560 Views 0 Comments

The main suspect in last week’s terror attack made a white power gesture as he appeared in court.

# right-wing - Friday 15 March, 2019

As it happened: One man charged with murder after at least 49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

As it happened: One man charged with murder after at least 49 killed in New Zealand mosque shootings

Updated Mar 15th 2019, 11:20 AM 58,949 Views 45 Comments

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said today marked “one of New Zealand’s darkest days”.

# right-wing - Friday 18 January, 2019

Opinion: Far-right politics on the rise so we need to stop silencing working class voices on the left
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Far-right politics on the rise so we need to stop silencing working class voices on the left

Jan 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 32,333 Views 231 Comments

Ordinary working-class people are being silenced by left-wing commentators, because of their lack of regard for modern liberal terminology, writes Conor Kenny.

# right-wing - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News amid Trump row
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News amid Trump row

Jan 9th 2018, 9:23 PM 18,661 Views 45 Comments

Donald Trump’s former Chief Strategist was the Executive Chairman of the right-wing website.

# right-wing - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Theresa May says Trump's retweets of Britain First were 'wrong' - but he's still welcome to visit
# Britain First
# Britain First

Theresa May says Trump's retweets of Britain First were 'wrong' - but he's still welcome to visit

Nov 29th 2017, 9:23 PM 11,741 Views 118 Comments

A Trump spokesperson says that whether the videos are accurate or not is unimportant.

# right-wing - Monday 16 October, 2017

Leo Varadkar congratulates Austria's new 'whizz-kid' leader
# World's Youngest Leader
# World's Youngest Leader

Leo Varadkar congratulates Austria's new 'whizz-kid' leader

Oct 16th 2017, 8:55 AM 17,629 Views 67 Comments

Sebastian Kurz, 31, is the world’s youngest leader in waiting.

# right-wing - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Austria is set to elect this 31-year-old as its leader
# Whizzkid
# Whizzkid

Austria is set to elect this 31-year-old as its leader

Oct 15th 2017, 10:58 AM 23,249 Views 63 Comments

The People’s Party (OeVP), rebranded by “whizz-kid” Kurz as a “movement”, is forecast to reap more than 30% of the vote.

# right-wing - Friday 29 September, 2017

'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups
# Scottish Dawn
# Scottish Dawn

'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups

Sep 29th 2017, 9:10 AM 16,642 Views 174 Comments

Membership of these organisations can now lead to up to 10 years in prison.

# right-wing - Monday 25 September, 2017

'Stop the Nazis': Protests in Germany as far-right party secures 13% of national vote
# Afd
# Afd

'Stop the Nazis': Protests in Germany as far-right party secures 13% of national vote

Sep 25th 2017, 7:40 AM 14,926 Views 115 Comments

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder described AfD’s success as “abhorrent”.

# right-wing - Monday 3 July, 2017

Man charged for threatening to kill Emmanuel Macron
# Day Of The Jackal
# Day Of The Jackal

Man charged for threatening to kill Emmanuel Macron

Jul 3rd 2017, 7:24 PM 9,099 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old also allegedly said he wanted to attack “Muslims, Jews, blacks, homosexuals”.

# right-wing - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Explainer: Who are the far-right Citizens of the Reich in Germany?
# Movement
# Movement

Explainer: Who are the far-right Citizens of the Reich in Germany?

Jan 29th 2017, 8:30 AM 12,483 Views 46 Comments

Germany authorities have begun cracking down on members of the far-right movement.

# right-wing - Thursday 17 November, 2016

New extreme right-wing party says cancellation of its event was 'frankly inexplicable'
# The National Party
# The National Party

New extreme right-wing party says cancellation of its event was 'frankly inexplicable'

Nov 17th 2016, 7:01 AM 32,173 Views 264 Comments

The party had been due to hold its launch at the Merrion Hotel in Dublin today.

# right-wing - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Dublin hotel cancels launch of new extreme right-wing party which had been planned for tomorrow
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

Dublin hotel cancels launch of new extreme right-wing party which had been planned for tomorrow

Nov 16th 2016, 12:32 PM 81,506 Views 428 Comments

The National Party had previously released a statement announcing its launch at a renowned Dublin hotel tomorrow afternoon.

# right-wing - Monday 14 November, 2016

Here's why some people aren't happy about one of Trump's top advisors
# Stephen Bannon
# Stephen Bannon

Here's why some people aren't happy about one of Trump's top advisors

Nov 14th 2016, 2:15 PM 31,821 Views 147 Comments

Stephen Bannon ran the right-wing Breitbart News.

# right-wing - Monday 14 March, 2016

Success of anti-migrant party means a turning point for German politics
# Alternative For Germany
# Alternative For Germany

Success of anti-migrant party means a turning point for German politics

Mar 14th 2016, 3:15 PM 25,071 Views 121 Comments

The far-right AfD made strong gains in three state polls yesterday.

# right-wing - Monday 15 February, 2016

Right-wing Polish minister wants jail for anyone who calls Nazi death camps 'Polish'
# Patryk Jaki
# Patryk Jaki

Right-wing Polish minister wants jail for anyone who calls Nazi death camps 'Polish'

Feb 15th 2016, 8:41 PM 13,459 Views 36 Comments

Poland was attacked and occupied by Nazi Germany during World War II.

# right-wing - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Shots fired: Micheál Martin says 'right-wing' Fine Gael will decimate public services
# Attack
# Attack

Shots fired: Micheál Martin says 'right-wing' Fine Gael will decimate public services

Jan 6th 2016, 9:35 PM 27,300 Views 114 Comments

You’d never guess there’s an election just weeks away.

# right-wing - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country
# Right Wing
# Right Wing

Uproar as Sarkozy ally calls France a 'white race' country

Oct 8th 2015, 7:34 AM 11,123 Views 52 Comments

Nadine Morano, a former minister, has been removed from a list of candidates for upcoming regional elections.

# right-wing - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

More than 18,000 people turned up to an anti-Islam rally in Germany
# Right Wing
# Right Wing

More than 18,000 people turned up to an anti-Islam rally in Germany

Jan 6th 2015, 8:43 AM 12,100 Views 165 Comments

Marches by the group have been steadily growing in size in recent months. German Justice Minister Heiko Maas joined a counter-protest.

# right-wing - Monday 23 June, 2014

Fianna Fáil says Brian Cowley's move to Eurosceptic group is 'unacceptable'
# Shift Right
# Shift Right

Fianna Fáil says Brian Cowley's move to Eurosceptic group is 'unacceptable'

Jun 23rd 2014, 12:40 PM 11,020 Views 77 Comments

Brian Crowley has switched to the European Conservatives and Reformists, a grouping that includes many right-wing parties including the British Conservatives.

# right-wing - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Column: Is the Socialist Party cloaking itself as ‘Anti-Austerity Alliance’?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Is the Socialist Party cloaking itself as ‘Anti-Austerity Alliance’?

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 711 Views 155 Comments

At its core, the newly-registered AAA is asking people to vote for members of our already-established Socialist Party, says Aaron McKenna.

# right-wing - Sunday 9 February, 2014

High-flying Trimble finds a home in Schmidt's Ireland
# Spitfire
From The42
# Spitfire

High-flying Trimble finds a home in Schmidt's Ireland

Feb 9th 2014, 11:11 AM 5,753 Views 10 Comments

The Ulster winger caused mayhem for George North and Liam Williams after an excellent shift at Lansdowne Road.

# right-wing - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Labour TD says party has 'ceded too much ground to the right-wing point of view'
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

Labour TD says party has 'ceded too much ground to the right-wing point of view'

Nov 21st 2013, 11:50 AM 5,730 Views 88 Comments

Joanna Tuffy has said that the party has “ceded too much ground” in coalition with Fine Gael.

# right-wing - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Column: Sharing power is bad for the health of junior coalition partners
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Sharing power is bad for the health of junior coalition partners

Dec 2nd 2012, 8:15 AM 123 Views 24 Comments

Sharing government can be like a bad marriage, writes Rory Costello – and it certainly looks that way for Labour.

# right-wing - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why hasn’t a far-right party like Golden Dawn emerged in Ireland?

Nov 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,212 Views 126 Comments

High unemployment and political disillusionment are often a breeding ground for the far right, writes Rory Costello. So why hasn’t one emerged?

# right-wing - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day
# Poland
# Poland

Violence reported as Poland marks its independence day

Nov 11th 2012, 8:26 PM 10,846 Views 36 Comments

Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at a right-wing march.

# right-wing - Sunday 24 June, 2012

DCU gets €5m to investigate violent political extremism online
# Research
# Research

DCU gets €5m to investigate violent political extremism online

Jun 24th 2012, 6:07 PM 4,894 Views 19 Comments

The research will look at the activities of violent jihadists, nationalist-separatists and extreme right-wing groups on the internet.

# right-wing - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Exit polls show far-right party set for Greek parliament
# Elections
# Elections

Exit polls show far-right party set for Greek parliament

May 6th 2012, 5:34 PM 4,297 Views 59 Comments

Golden Dawn is capitalising on protest votes as mainstream parties jostle for support.

# right-wing - Monday 30 January, 2012

Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda
# Fur And Balanced
From The Daily Edge
# Fur And Balanced

Watch: Kermit responds to Fox News claim that Muppets push liberal agenda

Jan 30th 2012, 11:02 AM 5,454 Views 12 Comments

Kermit gave a fair and balanced answer when asked about the Fox News comments – leaving Miss Piggy to deliver the killer blow.