Environmentalists want revision of Germany’s newly-proposed climate package

By |september 23rd, 2019|AfD, carbon price, climate package, CO2, german climate cabinet, German climate protection law, Germany, News, The Greens|

The German climate cabinet presented its long-awaited draft of Germany's first climate protection law on Friday (20 September). But environmental organisations are already calling for the revision of the proposed carbon price for the transport and cons...

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How strong is right-wing populism after the European elections?

By |junij 4th, 2019|AfD, EAPN, ECR, EFDD, ENF, Europawahl 2019, FPO, Lega, nationalism, News, Rassemblement National, right-wing populism|

Following the European elections, a new right-wing alliance will be formed in the European Parliament. EURACTIV Germany looks into how influential right-wing parties will actually be from now on.

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European elections show moderate politics is not dead in Germany

By |maj 29th, 2019|AfD, Alternative für Deutschland (AfD), far right, Germany, News|

German parties may have found the recipe to contain far-right populism, writes Leonard Schuette.

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AfD chief doubts ‘patriotic alliance’ could be formed in next European Parliament

By |april 4th, 2019|2019 European elections, AfD, European Parliament, far right, FPO, News|

The far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD)'s chief candidate for European elections, Joerg Meuthen, expects big gains for nationalist parties but thinks they will have trouble forming a united front to advance an agenda.

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Estonian far-right party holds torchlight march ahead of polls

By |februar 25th, 2019|AfD, Estonia, Estonia elections, far right, Neo-Nazis, News|

Thousands of supporters of Estonia's nationalist EKRE party held a torchlight march to mark independence day in Tallinn on Sunday (24 February) as the once marginal party is set make big gains in a general election next weekend.

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Brexit dampens desires to leave EU

By |februar 4th, 2019|AfD, Brexit, Dexit, France, Frexit, News, Rassemblement National, Sweden, Sweden Democrats, United Kingdom|

The Swedish far-right party, the Sweden Democrats, is no longer calling for the country to leave the EU and it is not the only one. Several European populist parties have backtracked on this issue. EURACTIV France reports.

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Germany security agency steps up watch of far-right AfD

By |januar 16th, 2019|AfD, European elections 2019, far right, Germany, News|

Germany's domestic intelligence will step up monitoring for political extremism of the far-right AfD party, sources said Tuesday (15 January), a blow to the party in a busy election year.

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German far right will campaign for ‘Dexit’ if demands are not met

By |januar 14th, 2019|AfD, Alternative for Germany, Brexit, far right, Germany, News|

As the British parliament prepares for a crucial Brexit vote Tuesday (15 January), Germany's far right voted Sunday to break a national taboo by campaigning to quit the European Union if its demand for reforms within the bloc are not met.

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CDU elections smack of matricide

By |december 5th, 2018|AfD, Angela Merkel, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, CDU, Friedrich Merz, german elections, Jens Spahn, News, Social Democrats SPD|

A knife-edge vote Friday (7 December) will determine Angela Merkel's successor as head of her party after 18 years at the helm, with the German chancellor's own political fate and legacy on the line.

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Géraldine Schwarz: ‘My grandmother was fascinated by Hitler’

By |november 30th, 2018|AfD, Alternative for Germany, Antonio Tajani, Austria, Croatia, European Book Prize, European Parliament, fascism, Freedom Party of Austria, Germany, history, memory, Netherlands, News, Pétain, Second World War|

Understanding the history of average people during the Second World War fills in the gaps in collective memory, which are often exploited by the far right in Europe. This is the argument made by Les Amnésiques (“The Amnesiacs”), which was awarded the 2018 European Book Prize and reads like a novel. EURACTIV France reports.    

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