Haydn Rippon gives an overview of nationalist populist parties in Europe and we discuss their characteristics and controversies such as fascist tendencies, immigration, radical Islam and EU supranationalism. Some of the parties include the French Front National, Danish People’s Party, The Flemish Vlaams Belang and Bloc Identitaire.
About Haydn Rippon
Haydn Rippon is a PhD Researcher in Strategic Communication at the Queensland University of Technology. His research interests include Strategic Communication, Perception Management, Advertising, Mainstreaming and Futurism.
*Podcast intro music is from the song “The Queens Jig” by “Musicke & Mirth” from their album “Music for Two Lyra Viols”: http://musicke-mirth.de/en/recordings.html (available on iTunes or Amazon)