Tag: ‘farright’

Cheers and jeers as Europe's far-right rallies in Milan

MILAN (Reuters) – Nationalist parties from across Europe held a rally on Saturday, led by Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, promising to reshape the continent following next week’s EU parliamentary election. Marine Le Pen, leader of French National Rally party gestures as she addresses a major rally of European nationalist and far-right parties ahead…

CSIS sees ‘significant’ jump in far-right activity online

In a three-part series, the Star looks at the rise of white nationalist and right-wing extremist groups in Canada, and what authorities are doing to identify and suppress these threats. This is part 3. To read the first part, click here and to read the second part, click here. OTTAWA—One month after the deadly shooting…

Thousands march in Vienna against annual ‘far-right’ ball (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Several thousand people have joined the protests against the annual so called Academics Ball in the Austrian capital of Vienna, sponsored by the right-wing Freedom Party. Smaller that last year’s, the rally passed peacefully under the watchful eye of police. Nearly 3,000 people marched through the city center, according the police estimations, the Austrian Nachrichten…