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Growth of extreme right in Europe

Austrian billionaire Stronach launches new right-wing party

By Markus Salzmann, December 6, 2012

Given the increasing economic and social tensions in Austria, Frank Stronach stridently represents the interests of the financial elite and receives the support of business circles.

German federal prosecutor brings charges against neo-Nazi terrorist

By Dietmar Henning, November 20, 2012

On November 8 the German chief federal prosecutor’s office announced charges against the neo-Nazi terrorist Beate Zschäpe.

The danger of fascism in Greece

By Christoph Dreier, October 23, 2012

Brutal attacks on the social rights of the working class across Europe are accompanied by the growth of fascistic movements such as Greece’s Golden Dawn.

Greek police torture anti-fascist protesters

By Christoph Dreier, October 11, 2012

While anti-fascist demonstrators are being tortured and abused in Greek jails, the EU is encouraging and tolerating this practice.

Greek police collude with fascist Golden Dawn group

By Robert Stevens, October 9, 2012

Greek police are ever more openly colluding with the fascist Golden Dawn (Chrysi Avgi) organization.

Norwegian mass murderer Breivik sentenced to 21 years

By Jordan Shilton, August 25, 2012

The Oslo District Court yesterday ruled that fascist mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik was sane and handed down the maximum sentence of 21 years imprisonment for his homicidal attacks in July 2011.

Norwegian government report whitewashes Breivik terror attacks

By Jordan Shilton, August 23, 2012

While concluding that authorities could have prevented Anders Breivik’s July 22, 2011 massacre, the official review obscures the political nature of the attacks.

Italian right wing honours fascist war criminal

By Marianne Arens, August 22, 2012

An Italian town has erected a monument to the notorious fascist, Rodolfo Graziani.

Greece: Fascists step up assaults on political opponents and migrants

By Jordan Shilton, June 13, 2012

The assault launched by the spokesman of Greece’s neo-fascist Golden Dawn against two political rivals on live television must be taken as a warning to working people.

Hands off the Socialist Equality Party in Germany!

By Peter Schwarz, April 26, 2012

The assault on three meetings of the Socialist Equality Party in Germany in defence of Günter Grass represent an enormous intensification of the attacks on democratic rights.

Anders Breivik and the Guardian: Suzanne Moore’s “sympathy for the devil” moment

By Chris Marsden, April 26, 2012

UK columnist Suzanne Moore has produced an opinion piece that expresses her understanding towards the xenophobic sentiments that ultimately gave rise to the mass murder committed by Anders Breivik.

The Breivik trial

By Jordan Shilton, Chris Marsden, April 25, 2012

The trial of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has been dominated by the testimony of the 33-year-old right-wing terrorist.