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As Far Right Marches in London, UK Teachers Organize Against Racism

As Far Right Marches in London, UK Teachers Organize Against Racism

October 15, 2018

Educators gathered in Leeds to share strategies on how to combat growing racism, xenophobia and and Islamophobia across the UK

Genoa Bridge Disaster Plays Into Hands of Italy’s Far-Right

August 15, 2018

The death toll from a bridge collapse in the Italian city of Genoa has reached at least thirty-nine. The tragedy has ignited national frustration with crumbling infrastructure and economic austerity — and it’s Italy’s far-right that has taken most advantage. We speak to Steve Hellman, professor emeritus at York University.

Is Trump Betraying the American People? With TRNN’s Paul Jay

August 2, 2018

Aaron Mate hosts TRNN Senior Editor Paul Jay in a discussion about the real reasons why Trump should be considered a traitor by the American people

Poland’s New Holocaust Denial Law Erases History

February 4, 2018

A new law passed in Poland criminalizes references to Polish complicity in the holocaust and is designed to shore up the rightwing Polish government’s nationalist credentials. Carol Schaeffer discusses the law’s background

Israeli Lobby’s Bill in German Parliament: ‘Critique of Israel is Antisemitism’

January 27, 2018

Refugees face deportation unless they recognize Israel’s “right to exist.” Annette Grothe of Die Linke explains the new measures the German legislature is taking

Can Bannon’s Brand of Far-Right Politics Win in Wisconsin Again?

January 26, 2018

Steve Bannon and several wealthy Trump donors are pouring millions into Wisconsin Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson’s campaign, hoping to flip Democrat Tammy Baldwin’s seat

Will Trump Really Challenge World Economic Forum’s Neoliberal Agenda?

January 23, 2018

President Trump will attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, days after introducing significant tariffs on Asian imports. However, these tariffs and Trump’s overall economic agenda won’t challenge the world’s elite at Davos, says Prof. Leo Panitch

Poland’s Far Right Gains Strength with Government’s Tacit Approval

November 30, 2017

The ​current ​form of ​Islamophobia and xenophobia expressed by the far right in Poland is​ rooted in the history of​ anti-semitism says Konrad Pędziwiatr of Krakow University of Economics, Poland.

Europe’s White Supremacists Have Powerful Allies

November 25, 2017

After a massive neo-fascist march in Poland and new reports of neo-Nazi influence in Ukraine, Lev Golinkin, an author who fled then-Soviet Ukraine as a child, says both the US and Russia have troubling ties to Europe’s far-right

Why do Far-Right White Nationalists Support Zionism?

October 26, 2017

The state of Israel is a model for the extreme right in the US and in Europe