Tag Archives: Far-right

Ukraine | Ukraine: frustration for the Euromaidan coalition as Poroshenko regime endures another year

by Peter Mikhailenko

The situation in Ukraine four years after the Euromaidan overthrow of the Yanukovitch government could not be worse from the point of view of the masses. Brutal, IMF-inspired cuts in social spending, curtailment of freedom of expression and widespread corruption dominate the scene. So bad is the situation that even Western imperialists have started to openly voice criticism of the Poroshenko regime, which they backed and helped to install.

USA | Drexel professor suspended following right-wing attack

PHILADELPHIA — George Ciccariello-Maher, a controversial left-wing professor at Drexel University in this city, was placed on administrative leave in October after a string of death threats from far-right internet trolls. All of his classes were cancelled for the quarter without a replacement. The university has stated that this is a step meant to “ensure the safety of our campus.”

France | L’enjeu de la mémoire et les charniers de la haine…

En ce mois de novembre, on n’en finit pas de célébrer pour mieux déformer l’Histoire, j’ai des moments d’accablement tant la tâche paraît démesurée.

Ne nous faisons pas d’illusion, pas plus que la Révolution française, que Robespierre, la Révolution d’octobre, l’URSS ne relèvent de l’historiographie, mais toujours ces événements parce qu’ils posent l’actualité de la Révolution sont l’objet de la propagande. Ce qui a changé c’est le rôle que jouait jadis un parti communiste en ce domaine, puisque lui aussi prétendait à l’actualité de la Révolution.

Polish Nationalist Youth March Draws Thousands in Capital

Tens of thousands of Poles marched across downtown Warsaw on Saturday, in an independence-day procession organized by a nationalist youth movement.

The largely young crowd shot off roman candles and many chanted “fatherland,” carrying banners that read “White Europe,” “Europe Will Be White” and “Clean Blood.” Some of the marchers flew in from Hungary, Slovakia and Spain (as well as Italy and the UK –  edit.).

Ukraine | How German Neo-Nazis Were Inspired by the New Ukrainian Order

On the website of the German neo-Nazi party “Third Way” published a series of articles about a recent visit to Kiev by its delegation. The Germans, dressed in jackets with the large inscription “National-revolutionary socialists” on the back, honored the “memory of heroes” at a cemetery of Wehrmacht soldiers near Kiev with their banners, and also took part in the congress and march of the National Corpus party in the Ukrainian capital.