Extreme Right and religious parties in Europe: 1930’s and 2010’s

Extreme Right and religious parties in Europe: 1930’s and 2010’s

Including a swing to the right of Catholic/Russian/Greek orthodox parties in the east and south of Europe.

In the Netherlands weakening of women’s health rights and LGBTQ rights came from the Christian Democrats and the tiny Protestant Orthodox parties.

In a strange twist conservative Muslim and Jewish voters have joined the Christian Democratic Party (CDA) which also houses the Catholic south of the Netherlands.

Islamophobia, homophobia and misogyny mixed together: the enemy of your enemy is your friend (and your enemy).

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