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No let-up in purge

28 Jul 2016

A grand national coalition is part of Erdoğan’s ‘godsent opportunity’, writes Esen Uslu

Politics of derangement

23 Jun 2016

Obviously the killing of Jo Cox was an act of political terrorism? Eddie Ford looks at the politics

No escaping sordid history

23 Jul 2015

The queen’s Nazi salute exposes the British establishment’s modern myths, writes Paul Demarty

Misreaders and misleaders

28 May 2015

With ideas of paying everyone an unconditional basic income gaining some credence on the left, Chris Gray looks at the inter-war social credit movement

Nationalism and role of Pegida

22 Jan 2015

Tina Becker examines the impact of Germany’s new rightwing force

Fall and fall of Nick Griffin

09 Oct 2014

It may be curtains for the BNP, writes Eddie Ford, but its demise has very little to do with the SWP or Unite Against Fascism

Our men in Kiev and Donetsk

05 Jun 2014

The far right are enemies, not friends, says Eddie Ford

BNP: Death bed performance

29 May 2014

Back in the real world, writes Eddie Ford, it was the BBC that ‘did’ Nick Griffin - not Unite Against Fascism or Hope Not Hate

UAF demands state ban

30 Jan 2014

The leader of a Hungarian far-right party was allowed to visit London - despite protests. Daniel Harvey reports

Dieudonné’s calculated anti-Semitism

30 Jan 2014

Free speech is too valuable a weapon to be thrown away. Eddie Ford calls for unequivocal opposition to state bans on racists and fascists

Review: Fascism’s local history offensive

16 Jan 2014

Gordon Stridiron, 'Blackshirts in Geordieland', Black House Publishing 2013, pp260, £12

Nick Griffin: A rat on a sinking ship

09 Jan 2014

The collapsing British National Party is the victim of its own contradictions, not anti-fascism, writes Paul Demarty

The ballad of Tommy Robinson

17 Oct 2013

The left is in the habit of not thinking, notes Paul Demarty. Nowhere more so than when it comes to the far right

UKIP: Dangers of nationalism

26 Sep 2013

Will Nigel Farage change the face of politics? Eddie Ford looks at the evidence

EDL: Oxygen of stupidity

27 Jun 2013

Socialist Worker complains that the BBC is giving the English Defence League publicity - a bit rich, reckons Paul Demarty