With youth unemployment running at 24 per cent, it is unsurprising that people are being attracted to fringe ideologies which offer simplistic solutions.
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The party remains thoroughly toxic, right to the top.
The far-right in Europe is winning support by combining anti-immigration rhetoric with a populist economic agenda.
UKIP MEPs have voted against a move by the European Parliament to remove the immunity of French far-right leader and MEP Marine Le Pen after French prosecutors opened a case against her for comments she made about Muslims.
Fascists across Europe could benefit from European Union money – with legitimate parties suffering cuts to their funding.
Marine Le Pen’s Front National barred press organisation AFP from their conference in Nanterre.
During this tumultuous time for the UMP, French Fascist Marine Le Pen has made noises suggesting a possible political manoeuvre to sweep up more votes.
Is there a chance the pop singer’s intention to discredit the politician will backfire, creating supportive sympathy for the FN leader?
It was an eventful evening in France on Sunday, with the socialists celebrating a historic majority taking up to 320 seats in parliament.