Inside Story

How will nationalists push their agenda in Europe?

The far-right makes gains after the European Parliament elections but not the clean sweep some had feared.

Austria

No-confidence vote ousts Austria's chancellor

Far-right and centre-left parties force Sebastian Kurz from office after his government coalition imploded in scandal.

Inside Story

Will Europe's populist leaders make a breakthrough?

Mainstream politicians face a challenge from the far right as 400 million vote in European Parliament elections.

Europe

Austria's right-wing government implodes in scandal

All FPO-ministers will be replaced by technocrats as Austria gets a minority government for the first time ever.

Austria's right-wing government implodes in scandal

Germany

'No to Nationalism': Huge rallies in Germany before EU vote

Tens of thousands gather in cities, including Berlin and Munich, to protest against nationalist and far-right parties.

'No to Nationalism': Huge rallies in Germany before EU vote

Denmark

Denmark's Quran-burning politician to contest election

Far-right Rasmus Paludan, who holds stunts desecrating Islam's holy book, is expected to win seats in coming vote.

Dane who wants to deport Muslims, ban Islam to run in election

Facebook

Facebook restricts Live feature, citing New Zealand shooting

People who break Facebook rules would be restricted from using the live-stream service for set periods of time.

Facebook restricts Live feature, citing New Zealand shooting

The Far Right

British far-right activist to face contempt of court charges

Tommy Robinson, real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, failed in his legal bid to quash charges and will stand trial.

British far-right activist to face contempt of court charges

Italy

Italian neo-fascists protest former mayor of 'refugee town'

Appearance by Domenico Lucano sparked protests by far-right activists and support from student demonstrators in Rome.

Italian neo-fascists protest former mayor of 'refugee town'

Italy

Rescuers defiant as Italy impounds refugee rescue ship

Crew of Mare Jonio face criminal investigation for 'promoting illegal immigration' after rescuing 30 refugees at sea.

Mediterranea defiant as Italy impounds refugee rescue ship

Roma

Far-right protesters target Roma family in Rome

Neo-fascists protest against a Roma family being given social housing, with one even threatening to 'rape' a woman.

Far-right protesters target Roma family in Rome

United States

Federal hate crimes charges added in California synagogue attack

Prosecutors charge John Earnest with 109 counts of federal hate crimes and civil rights violations.

Federal hate crimes charges added in California synagogue attack

Europe

European elections could reveal popularity and chaos of populists

Can traditional centrist dominance survive at European Parliament given the rise of far-right groups since 2014?

European elections could reveal popularity and chaos of populists

Opinion

Don't blame Muslims for the crimes of white supremacists

The American right is systematically trying to cover up far-right crimes by focusing attention on the Muslim community.

Huma Yasin

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The Far Right

Facebook bans Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones for hate speech

The social media company also bans Paul Nehlen, Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Joseph Watson and Laura Loomer.