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Austrian president has a shocking solution to Islamophobia

It is bad enough that Saudi Arabia has been elected to the UN Women’s rights commission and that Western Feminists are led on marches by Islamic FGM (female genital mutilation) deniers and promoters of Sharia law like Linda Sarsour but with leaders like the Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen in power western, women’s rights…

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Austria Re-run Election Results

Finally Austria has re-run its election between the independent (former Green) candidate Alexander Van der Bellen and the Freedom Party of Austria candidate Norbert Hofer. 160 more words

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Austria Wakes Up and Rejects Far-Right Takeover

The Citizen

The June referendum in which Britain voted to leave the European Union, and Donald Trump’s victory in the November 2016 American presidential election, were massive right-wing political earthquakes. 909 more words

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Austria Wakes Up and Rejects Far-Right Takeover

The Citizen

The June referendum in which Britain voted to leave the European Union, and Donald Trump’s victory in the November 2016 American presidential election, were massive right-wing political earthquakes. 909 more words

Articles

The State of Politics in Austria

Re-votes, recounts and general unhappiness with outcomes of referendums and elections seem to be a theme that is repeating across the world. After Brexit, many in the UK signed a petition for another referendum to decide whether Britain should remain in the EU. 802 more words

Foreign News

Austria to re-run presidential elections

Last month saw a far right candidate, Norbert Hofer, narrowly defeated by only 31’000 votes in the Austrian election. Mr Hofer, Freedom Party, lost to Alexander Van der Bellen, former leader of the Greens. 418 more words

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