The recent decision by the Ontario government to drastically cut funds for legal aid will cause hardship for many low-income residents of Ontario and for refugees claimants.
It's all well and good for Facebook to shut down people like Faith Goldy, but it's critical we recognize that the far right’s culture war is diffusing more broadly within Canadian politics.
A major swing to the right and the abstention of a key demographic have bolstered the Israeli leader's position.
In a context of defiance against media, how can journalists recover the public's trust and their image of "truth tellers"? Brazil provides a few examples.
Traditional ways of describing the 'far right' are becoming outdated.
While nationalism is a dirty word, we often underestimate the power of its ideal in contemporary societies. We live in a world of nations, which provide identity and belonging for many people.
Maxime Bernier's new political party may be able to swipe some votes from the Conservatives. But it's going nowhere if he allows it to remain a conduit for xenophobia, nativism and white supremacy.
From welfare chauvinism to value-based nationalism – a breakdown of what constitutes a 'far right' group.
Monitoring the spread of mis-information and dis-information during the Swedish national elections by a group of scholars and journalist could set a precedent elsewhere.
Speaking with: journalist David Neiwert on the rise of the alt-right in Trump’s America.
With the election of Trump, these once marginalised groups now have a figurehead who promotes their conspiracy theories to the world.
As we try to understand how extreme groups win mass appeal, this organisation offers valuable lessons.
Since the Brexit vote in 2016, rebellious movements have repeatedly shown their ability to shape political outcomes across the globe, often in unexpected ways: So what lies next?
The world's loudest hater of 'fake news' is also a brazen peddler of insidious misinformation.
The US president has lent legitimacy to a small group of right-wing extremists by sharing its content.
Five serving members of the army have been arrested on suspicion of belonging to the group.
The radical right has a keen sense of its own history, and the violence of the 1990s is still fresh in its memory.
There's talk of a new 'Christian crusade' – and it's highly dangerous.
Robert E. Lee is one of the most memorialised figures of the American civil war. Here's why that causes so much anger.
A crackdown on the beef and leather trades has put hundreds of thousands of Indian Muslims and Dalits out of work, vexing already-tense religious relations and hurting India's economy.
Fed by the far-right, Islamophobia continues to make it into the mainstream – where it's eagerly received by some.