Populist Party

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a former political party in the United States

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"The Centre Party will vote 'no' to giving a nationalist, populist party a deciding and unique influence," its leader Annie Loof told parliament.
ITEM: The liberal New York Times for June 3 carried a worried piece entitled "Slovenia Elections Tilt Another European Country to the Right." The Times was concerned that voters in Slovenia "gave victory to a populist party led by a firebrand former prime minister [Janez Jansa]," The paper noted that Slovenia, "a European Union member since 2004 and a user of the euro since 2007, could line up politically with Hungary, which re-elected the right-wing populist Victor Orban as prime minister in April, and Austria, where a far-right party has emerged as a strong political force.
In the light of these developments, it is important to evaluate the discourse of the Populist Party leaders, who are not only manifesting nationalist rhetoric but also European rhetoric.
Italy's President, Sergio Mattarella, has been meeting two populist party leaders, after the pair agreed a deal on most of their coalition program, BBCreported.
'This is against the age-long tradition laid down by Chief Gani Fawehinmi, that party member who seeks to run for offices should do so at no cost, as a Populist Party, in order to encourage the masses to thereby participate actively in politics.
An official from newly re-elected Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's right-wing populist party says a draft law targeting refugee advocates could be approved by the legislature as soon as May.
CROATIAN HEALTH MINISTER Milan Kujundzic (founder of the former right wing populist party Croatian Dawn--Party of the People) retracted his comments suggesting that the Catholic church would have representatives in the working group that will draft the country's new abortion law.
For example, in France the Front National - the most efficient European far-right populist party - has created the myth of a people which is simultaneously an ethnos and a demos (Stoica 2017a, 113), i.e.
Wellington, Muharram 22, 1439, October 12, 2017, SPA -- Coalition talks to form a government in New Zealand were expected to wrap up Thursday but it could still be days before results are made public, the leader of the minor populist party that holds the balance of power after inconclusive elections said, according to dpa.
Analysts said, 'A country nearing an election and with high populist party support, with a generationally underperforming economy, a comparatively huge debt burden.
Heinisch, Reinhard and Oscar Mazzoleni (eds.) (2016), Understand Populist Party Organization: The Radical Right in Western Europe, New York: Palgrave, 2016.
UKIP is a populist party, the ugliest of its kind, which has a charismatic leader with a thoughtless fanatical following, who drew confidence from the political atmosphere of hate surrounding the European Union referendum.
UKIP is an ugly populist party WITH reference to the recent letter in the Birmingham Mail with the headline, "Farage the only politician to save us from disaster" (Talkback, June 19).
The Netherlands just conducted a general election in which the populist Party for Freedom came in second.
5 -- Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced he will resign Monday after suffering a stinging loss in a reforms referendum, triggering immediate calls from a populist party and other opposition forces for elections to be held soon.