populism

Denmark

Denmark’s Elections Show How Much Europe Is Normalizing Anti-Immigrant Politics

“If politics becomes a competition about who can talk the toughest about refugees and minorities, the radical right will always win”​
Tim Hume
6.8.19
populism

Joe Biden Plans “Progressive” Trade Rollout to Attack Trump on Tariffs

The former vice president is under attack on trade from two trade populists: President Trump and Sen. Bernie Sanders
Daniel Newhauser
6.3.19
italy

Italy’s vaccine-skeptic government just sacked every expert on the country's top medical panel

The health minister said she has "chosen to open the door to other deserving personalities.”
Tim Hume
12.4.18
Steve Bannon

Steve Bannon's plot to disrupt Europe sounds pretty thin

“That’s why we say it’s just a club with four or five principles.”
Ben Ferguson
Tim Hume
10.3.18
Sweden elections

Sweden's anti-immigrant party just took its biggest ever share of the vote

"If populists can get 17-18 percent in Sweden then they can pretty much get it anywhere.”
Tim Hume
9.10.18
Sweden

It's been hot as hell in Sweden — and that may have slowed the far-right’s surge

“In political discussions, the debate has shifted from immigration and crime to be more focused on climate.”
Tim Hume
9.7.18
populism

Steve Bannon wants to elect little Trumps all over Europe

“You’re going to have individual nation states with their own identities, their own borders.”
Tim Hume
7.23.18
The far-right

American populists are desperate to spring British far-right activist Tommy Robinson out of jail

“Tommy Robinson … has acted as a lightning rod for an international coterie of far-right, anti-Muslim activists and extremists.”
Tim Hume
7.18.18
Despair

It’s No Accident Americans Are Still Broke in a Booming Economy

A new study shows exactly how badly you're getting screwed, and why.
Matt Taylor
7.9.18
COLOMBIA

Colombia's new right-wing president could destroy the fragile peace process

His stated aim to rewrite terms of the FARC peace deal may drive some former militants to take up arms again.
Tim Hume
6.18.18
politics

Doug Ford Isn't Canada's Version of Trump

Ford has lots in common with the president, but this isn’t Trumpian-populism. This is entirely a made-in-Canada production.
Drew Brown
6.8.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Hungary's opposition can't compete with it's anti-migrant Prime Minister

Orban’s nationalistic talk is widely popular in Hungary, and it’s left opposition parties scrambling to catch up.
Alex Campbell
Hind Hassan
4.14.18
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