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  • foto---orban_ Global viruses: Promoting old hatreds 9. juli 2020 13:06

    Cathrine Thorleifsson, who is conducting research on the far right at the Centre for Research on Extremism (C-REX) believes that old hatreds could resurface during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • poland-flag-1591617132t3v The Polish Presidential Election 2020: which role does far-right politics (not) play? 2. juli 2020 09:10

    In less than two weeks, and amid much turbulence, Poland will choose its next President. Far-right politics plays a complex role in the election. While incumbent Andrzej Duda adopted strong anti-LGBTQI stances in the first round, the run-off seems to become framed as a broader contest over voters of far-right challenger Konfederacja. For the liberal opposition such strategy might nonetheless turn out to be double-edged. The stakes are high, as the outcome of the close race between Duda and his pluralist challenger Rafał Trzaskowski can mark a turning point for liberal democracy in Poland.

  • foto---orban_ Verden med virus: Fremmer gamle fiendebilder 25. juni 2020 17:22

    Gammelt hat kan få nytt liv gjennom koronapandemien, mener Cathrine Thorleifsson, som forsker på ytre høyre ved Senter for ekstremismeforskning (C-REX).