The far right

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Could a politician from Australia help usher in the far right in Italy?
With Brothers of Italy vying for power in Sunday’s election, a vast overseas electorate that takes in Asia and Oceania is also in play

Cait Kelly

24, Sep, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Those on the left should sing Bella Ciao with pride | Letters
Letters: Bella Ciao is at its core a leftwing anthem and should be defended as such, writes Sasha Simic, while Woody Caan is getting ready to sing it again

Letters

23, Sep, 2022 @4:36 PM

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‘Times have changed’: Italian town once run by communists poised to vote far right
Sesto San Giovanni in Milan, a key swing seat, has embraced Giorgia Meloni’s Brothers of Italy

Julian Coman in Milan

22, Sep, 2022 @4:00 AM

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The Guardian view on Italy’s resistance anthem: sing it loud, sing it proud | Editorial
Editorial: Attempts by Italy’s radical right to ghettoise Bella Ciao are part of an attempt to airbrush history

Editorial

21, Sep, 2022 @5:44 PM

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Brothers of Italy suspends candidate after online post praising Hitler found
Election candidate for the rightwing party had called Hitler a ‘great statesman’ in a 2014 Facebook post

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

20, Sep, 2022 @12:55 PM

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‘We have reason to worry’: Italian left’s rising star Elly Schlein on the far-right threat
‘Italy’s AOC’ says the left has to try to regain trust and win over undecided voters before Sunday’s election

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

20, Sep, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Tuesday briefing: Five big stories as Britain returns to normal
In today’s newsletter: From an emergency budget to a test for the new King and the war in Ukraine, a look at what’s next

Archie Bland

20, Sep, 2022 @5:54 AM

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Ruling the US supreme court isn’t enough. The right wants to amend the constitution | Russ Feingold
A conservative movement to rewrite the US constitution is gaining momentum – potentially plunging the US into a vast legal unknown

Russ Feingold

19, Sep, 2022 @10:17 AM

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Italian politics has been in trouble for decades. Now it’s heading for a new low | Jamie Mackay
If Giorgia Meloni comes to power at the head of a far-right coalition, the economic and social outcomes could be terrible, says writer Jamie Mackay

Jamie Mackay

19, Sep, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Proud Boys memo reveals meticulous planning for ‘street-level violence’
Document of 23 pages shows the lengths to which the far-right group goes to prepare for potentially violent encounters and exposes the militaristic structure and language it has adopted

Ed Pilkington in New York

19, Sep, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Far-right favourite to be Italy’s next PM softens on EU as election looms
Giorgia Meloni once railed against Brussels, but experts suggest likely successor to Mario Draghi has no interest in rocking boat

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

18, Sep, 2022 @2:13 PM

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Sweden’s mainstream parties cravenly opened the door to anti-immigrant populists | Drude Dahlerup
The far right has just won a place in the ruling coalition, but had already made its presence felt

Drude Dahlerup

18, Sep, 2022 @6:00 AM

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