far-right far-right

Definition(s):

  • (adj) extremely conservative

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Flag Day Hungary's banned Magyar Garda is allied to the far-right Jobbik party.
  2. An upsurge in far-right attacks is causing concern in Germany as the soccer tournament nears.

News

  1. UK far-right leader visits Damascus

    The leader of the far-right British National Party says he has traveled to Syria on a "fact-finding mission." Nick Griffin, chairman of the BNP and a member of European Parliament, has called the Holocaust a hoax, Islam a wicked faith and defended the Ku Klux Klan.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. UK far-right leader visits Damascus - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    LONDON (AP) - The leader of the far-right British National Party says he has traveled to Syria on a "fact-finding mission." Nick Griffin, chairman of the BNP and a member of European Parliament, has called the Holocaust a hoax, Islam a wicked faith and defended the Ku Klux Klan.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  3. France to shut far-right group after student death

    PARIS (Reuters) - France will shut down a fringe far-right youth group after the killing of a leftist student in Paris this week, France's prime minister said on Saturday, reiterating his promise to crack down on fascist groups. The death of 19-year-old Clement Meric in a clash between ultra-right and far-left youths on Wednesday follows months of street violence from far-right groups over the ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • "Maybe it's no coincidence that I feel so comfortable with Democrats, because I've spent most of my life with Democrats," Specter said. "Maybe it's no coincidence that I've been derided for years by the far-right as a Republican in name only....
    on Jun 7, 2009 By: Arlen Specter Source: United Press International

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