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France: an historic moment for the left

Radical left (including far left) – 7.7 million Social Democracy – 2.3 million Liberal centre – 8.7 million Right (including independent right-wing Gaullist) – 9.2 million Fascist right – 7.7 million The decline of the principal parties of the left and … Continue reading

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National Conservatism: Trump, May and anti-Semitism

Some 75 percent of anti-Semitic incidents in Britain are the responsibility of the far right, says a committee of MPs. The actual figure may be higher. That is both because the committee has demonstrated a consistent bias in seeking to … Continue reading

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‘In my religion it is forbidden to bear false witness’

  Abuzid Ebarak (left) is the victim of an attempted murder by a gang of Golden Dawn fascists in Athens four years ago. He is stood outside the ongoing trial of Golden Dawn with Magda Fyssa, the mother of Pavlos … Continue reading

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Stopping the far right requires opposing the EU

The revolt against the labour law and Francois Hollande in France  In this second of a two-part article examining the European crisis and the rise of the far right I look at why the left needs to adopt an internationalist position … Continue reading

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Austria, fascism and the Europe question (pt. 1)

On the streets of Vienna against the resurgent far right Freedom Party (FPO) This is the first of a two part article. It locates the rise of the far right in Austria within the political crisis of the parties of … Continue reading

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