1. EU Elections: Robinson defeated but far right remain a major threat – now stop Trump and racist Farage

      Last night’s European election results saw alarming advances across Europe for parties using scapegoating and racism to grow. But it also showed that where fascists are exposed and challenged, they can be driven back and defeated.

      All the headlines in Britain are centring on Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party’s heading the polls with 31.69 percent of the vote, winning 29 seats. … Read the rest

      Anti-racist campaigners claim victory over Tommy Robinson & far-right UKIP, warn of Farage’s return to mainstream politics

      Robinson Milkshaked!

      Anti-fascists in the North West claimed victory today after reports from the count in the region indicate former EDL leader Tommy Robinson (real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon) has failed to win an MEP seat in the region, a year after he returned to prominence with a series of violent far-right demonstrations

      As the count took place, demonstrators outside the count expressed their opposition to Robinson’s attempt to spread hatred the North West. … Read the rest

      European elections: live updates from across Europe and the UK regions

      Monday 27 May 2019 10:30

      From Belgium:

      On 26/5 there were elections in Belgium ???? for several Parliaments:

      • Belgian national Parliament
      • Flemish regional Parliament (northern part of the country)
      • Walloon regional Parliament (southern part of the country)
      • Brussels regional Parliament (center of the country)

      ? The fascist party Vlaams Belang won 12% of the votes in the federal elections (+8,4% since 2014). … Read the rest