The angry under-30s driving the French far-Right

 
A glance at the website of Génération Identitaire leaves no doubt about the ultra-nationalistic and anti-immigrant views of the youth group that has more Facebook followers than France’s leading political parties.

Its front page calls for a ban on the country’s biggest annual gathering of Muslim groups due to start next week, laments that some “ethnic French” (“français de souche”) are homeless while the state provides housing for illegal immigrants, and invites people to join its “Get rid of the Islamists” campaign.
It is the standard-bearer of France’s growing “identitaire” (identitarian) movement, the equivalent of the so-called alt-right in the United States whose reactionary legions helped bring Donald Trump to the White House.

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http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/04/08/angry-under-30s-driving-french-far-right/?WT.mc_id=tmg_share_tw

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