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The resistible rise of the far right and populism Letters World news

The resistible rise of the far right and populism Letters World news Your article (Revealed: One in four Europeans vote populist, 21 November) appeared hampered by the lack of any coherent definition of the term “populism”. Any term that can be stretched to incorporate Syriza and Fidesz is probably meaningless. “Populism” appears to in fact mean simply something popular that...

Brazilian far-right politician Jair Bolsonaro stabbed in the stomach – 247 news

This is the shocking moment Brazil’s right wing presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro is stabbed while campaigning for next month’s election The controversial far right-wing candidate, who is leading the polls, was attacked while being carried shoulder high in the midst of a crowd in Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, south east Brazil The horrifying moment was caught on several cameras as...