The Right Wing Rise of Europe

By the Flying Dutchman
July 29th, 2017


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The Right Wing Rise of Europe

Amid a migrant crisis, economic inequality, growing disillusionment with the European Union and a sense of lost national identity, right-wing parties in a growing number of European countries have made electoral gains. But exactly how much territory has the right wing gained? The chart above shows election results in 20 European countries, with right-wing populist and far-right parties highlighted in red.



*Graph belongs to the New York Times

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