Patrick Strickland

Patrick Strickland

Patrick Strickland is an online producer at Al Jazeera English. He has reported from across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa and the United States. 

The Far Right

What is the future of Greece's neo-fascist Golden Dawn?

Far-right groups have surged across Europe. Why hasn't Golden Dawn been able to grow?

What is the future of Greece's neo-fascist Golden Dawn?

Refugees

Refugees increasingly entering Greece via land routes

Greek police detained 1,658 refugees and migrants in March after they crossed the border from Turkey by land.

Refugees increasingly entering Greece via land routes

Politics

Hungary elections: Another populist test for Europe?

Amid rising populism and anti-migrant sentiment, Hungarians will head to the ballot box on Sunday.

Hungary elections: Another populist test for Europe?

Islamophobia

Austria seeks hijab ban for primary school students

The Austrian government's intent to ban the hijab is the latest in a series of measures targeting Muslims.

Austria seeks hijab ban for primary school students

The Far Right

Is Austria's far-right FPO losing support amid Nazi scandals?

Experts warn that the FPO's apparent loss of support is not a direct result of a recent spate of anti-Semitic scandals.

Is Austria's far-right FPO losing support amid Nazi scandals?

Greece

Concern as 300 refugees and migrants reach Greek island of Lesbos

Human rights groups and local authorities fear another uptick in refugee arrivals could worsen living conditions.

Concern as 300 refugees and migrants reach Greek island of Lesbos

Croatia

Croatia's anti-fascist football club battles far right

Zagreb 041 hopes to provide an alternative to mainstream football culture, where racism among fans is rife.

Croatia's anti-fascist football club battles far right

Greece

Neo-Nazis attack Afghan Community in Greece's office in Athens

The incident comes on the heel of a sharp uptick in far-right violence targeting refugees, migrants, Muslims and others.

Neo-Nazis attack Afghan Community in Greece's office in Athens

Refugees

Protests in Greece as EU-Turkey refugee deal nears two years

Hundreds rally against 2016 agreement aimed at stemming the flow of refugees and migrants to Europe.

Protests in Greece as EU-Turkey refugee deal nears two years

The Far Right

Croatia's 'alt-right': A dangerous group on the margins

A 28-year-old with long history of neo-fascist activism claims to have created a Croatian version of the 'alt-right'.

Croatia's 'alt-right': A dangerous group on the margins

Racism

Greek police: Racist hate crimes nearly tripled in 2017

With recorded hate crimes on the rise, critics say Greece's far right feels emboldened.

Greek police: Racist hate crimes nearly tripled in 2017

The Far Right

Greek police arrest 12 amid raids on anarchist squats

The evacuation of three squats in Athens comes after a spate of far-right attacks on anarchist and left-wing spaces.

Greek police arrest 12 amid raids on anarchist squats