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 British National Front - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The current NF The fortunes of the National Front have subsequently waned, although it still exists as a small party, and fielded seven candidates at the 1997 General Election.
The influential Leicester branch of the NF also split around this time, leading to the formation of the British Democratic Party.
Opponents of the National Front claim it to be a neo-Fascist organization, and its activities are often still opposed by anti-racist groups, most notably the Anti-Nazi League, and the more recent Unite Against Fascism.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/British_National_Front

  
 British National Party - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The modern BNP was originally founded in 1980 as the New National Front by the late John Tyndall, a former chairman of the National Front and a public follower of Nazi racial ideals, something that still harms the party in the polls after his death.
The current use of the name British National Party is its third appearance in British politics.
The original BNP emerged after the Second World War when a handful of former members of the British Union of Fascists took on the name.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/British_National_Party

  
 THE CHIN NATIONAL FRONT
The Chin National Front was formed on 20 March, 1988, dedicated to securing the self-determination of the Chin people and to establish federal Union of Burma based on democracy and freedom.
The Chin National Front welcomes and invites any country, nation, organization, and individuals to join in the effort to restore democracy, freedom and federalism in the Union of Burma.
The Chin National Front Regional Committees Statement on the First Regional Committees Conference of Chin National Front,
www.chinland.org

  
 British National Front - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Opponents of the National Front claim it to be a neo-Fascist organization, and its activities are often still opposed by anti-racist groups such as Searchlight.
The National Democrats continued to publish the old NF newspaper The Flag for a while, and beat the NF at the Uxbridge by-election of 1997 in which the candidates were the respective party leaders.
Front deputy leader Martin Webster claimed that the activities of the Anti-Nazi League played a key part in the NF's collapse at the end of the 1970s, but this claim runs contrary to events: the Anti-Nazi League collapsed in early 1979 amid claims of financial impropriety.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/British_National_Front   (1892 words)

  
 FYI France (sm)(tm) Resource List -- The Front National
So the Front National also may benefit from whatever marginality is out there on the "Europe" issue: people afraid of the Germans, people longing for their old icons, people afraid of "Europe", people afraid of "change", people afraid of their own fear...
The presentation of the FN here is being made not to victimize France or the French: their "Front National" is a social illness which any of us could have -- most of us do, in one way or another, although the infection is perhaps not so virulent elsewhere as it is in France today.
Still, the significant statistic appears to be that nearly 1 in 5 French voters now favors the Front National: or at least is so fed up with her / his politics -- these are the folks who were not calm enough simply to abstain -- that the vote has gone in that direction.
www.fyifrance.com /fnind.htm   (1892 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited Special reports National Front tries to recruit vigilante patrols
The National Front is hoping to create a power base in poor parts of east Manchester close to the regeneration area by the City of Manchester stadium.
The National Front has begun a leaflet campaign in a crime ravaged district of Manchester in an apparent effort to recruit vigilante squads to patrol the streets.
The leaflets claim to be the voice of Manchester's National Front and claim the rival British National party is "soft".
www.guardian.co.uk /farright/story/0,11981,1587739,00.html   (1892 words)

  
 The Viet Nam Wars
The National Liberation Front of South Viet-Nam advocates the peaceful reunification by stages on the basis of negotiations and through the seeking of ways and means in conformity with the interest of the Vietnamese nation.
Support the national bourgeoisie in the reconstruction and development of crafts and industry; provide active protection for national products through the suppression of production taxes and the limitation or prohibition of imports that the national economy is capable of producing; reduce custom fees on raw materials and machines.
Create conditions permitting the national minorities to reach the general level of progress of the population: development of their economy and culture; formation of cadres of minority nationalities.
vietnam.vassar.edu /docnlf.html   (1892 words)

  
 Front National (France) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
National Front was also one of several parties that backed France's 2005 rejection of the European Constitution.
The Front National (National Front in English; acronym: FN) is a controversial far-right political party in France.
This led to a major purge and reorganization of the leadership of the Front National.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/National_Front_(France)   (973 words)

  
 The Global Encyclopedia < Hotels > < Travel >
During the 19th century, many new states were added to the original thirteen as the nation expanded across the North American continent and acquired a number of overseas possessions.
Minor party and independent candidates are very occasionally elected, usually to local or state office, but the United States political system has historically supported catch all parties rather than coalition governments.
Following the European colonization of the Americas, the United States became the world's first modern democracy after its break with Great Britain, with a Declaration of Independence in 1776.
united-states.asinah.net /american-encyclopedia/wikipedia/f/fr/front_n...   (973 words)

  
 European National Front
On 23 - 24 October the Conference of the European National Front took place in Warsaw.
We treat our agreement as first step to build European National Front - the movement which will not only restrain destructive wave of globalism but also will become the main force of national rebirth of Europe.
16.12.2004 GREAT BRITAIN: Police Provocation against British National Party
www.europeannationalfront.com   (973 words)

  
 ALGERIA'S TERRIFYING BUT UNSURPRISING AGONY
His nationalization of French oil and gas interests symbolized Algeria's economic self-assertion and sovereignty; but his government's autocratic ways ensured that economic expansion would not be sustainable, and that corruption, inefficiency, waste, and favoritism would remain the order of the day.
The next elections, for the national parliament, were held in December 1991, after the state brazenly fixed the election districts to help its candidates, applied martial law, and locked up hundreds of FIS leaders.
The political leadership headed by Chazli Benjedid was forced to institute widespread constitutional reforms in February 1989, which paved the way for the establishment of the Islamic Salvation Front (better known by its French acronym, FIS).
meria.idc.ac.il /journal/1998/issue1/jv2n1a8.html   (973 words)

  
 Le Front national
The rise of the Front National may be seen as a symptom of the difficulties of transition and adaption to a post-industrial, post-colonial, post-national society.
Finally, and perhaps most importantly, the Front National's electoral sucess is due to its exploitation of anxieties about immigration and the presence in France (particularly in the Île de France, Rhône-Alpes, and Provence-Côte d'Azur regions), of large numbers of North and Sub-Saharan African immigrants and their children.
Within the discourse of the Front National, France is constructed as a community sharing the same race, culture, language, history and religion and whose integrity is threatened by waves of foreign invaders.
www.sunderland.ac.uk /~os0tmc/contemp1/lepen.htm   (973 words)

  
 Backgrounder: Jean-Marie Le Pen and the National Front
While the National Front's basic platform in the 1990s was to curb immigration, repatriate immigrants, and compel those who remain in France to assimilate, Le Pen and his aides have also consistently espoused anti-Semitism.
The founder and longtime leader of the National Front, a staunchly anti-immigration party that blames an influx of foreigners for France's high crime rate and
This caused a significant setback in the following election, from which the National Front appears to have recovered.
www.adl.org /international/le-pen_new.asp   (973 words)

  
 National Socialist Front (Sweden) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nationalsocialistisk Front (NSF) is a Swedish neo-nazi political party.
NSF also runs the website Den Svenske Nationalsocialisten (The Swedish National Socialist).
On April 20, 1999, the NSF became a political party.
www.newlenox.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Nationalsocialistisk_Front   (973 words)

  
 New Zealand National Front - Official Website
National Front Government will ensure both White and Maori New Zealanders their own independent right to cultural preservation and self determination.
New Zealand National Front recognises te Tiriti o Waitangi as this nations founding constitutional document, that is te Tiriti, not the fake 1975 government job to suit their New World Order.
New Zealand National Front policy is the most Christian policy of all New Zealand political parties.
www.nationalfront.org.nz   (973 words)

  
 National Liberation Front of Corsica
Fronte di Liberazione Naziunale di a Corsica, Front de Lib?ration Nationale de la Corse
At the end of the eighties and the beginning of the nineties, political rivalry within the nationalist movement led to several schisms in the underground scene.
The FLNC was founded in 1976, after a merger of two other Corsican terrorist organizations: Ghjustizia Paolina and the Fronte Paesanu Corsu di Liberazione.
www.ict.org.il /inter_ter/orgdet.cfm?orgid=85   (973 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited Special reports The true face of the National
The Youth National Front is perhaps the most popular, but there is also the National Railway Circle, Mr Martinez's National Farmers' Circle, the National European Women's Circle, the Anti-unemployment Front and even the French Jewish Circle.
In Vitrolles, the National Front town council briefly offered a £500 "baby subsidy" to couples who added to their family - providing that both parents were French or European nationals.
It is not just immigrants who have suffered at the National Front's hands.
www.guardian.co.uk /france/story/0,11882,690101,00.html   (973 words)

  
 Front National - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Front National, a French Resistance group during World War II, led by Pierre Villon
This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Front_National   (973 words)

  
 National Islamic Front
The National Islamic Front began life as the Islamic Charter Front and was known as the Muslim Brotherhood during the 1970s, taking its inspiration as a modern, urban-based Islamic party from the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.
A member of the Muslim Brothers / National Islamic Front since his student days, Hamdi has nonetheless been accused in an NIF newspaper of insufficient commitment to the party's interests above his own.
Sentenced to several years in prison, Tuhami was eventually released ahead of schedule and became a senior advisor to the NIF's oil committee as well as an appointee to the National Assembly.
www.sudanupdate.org /WHOSWHO/NIF.HTM   (973 words)

  
 Anti-Nazi League: Fighting the Nazi Threat Today: The birth of the Anti Nazi League
The ANL aimed to expose the National Front as Nazis, rather than the ‘patriots’ they claimed to be, and to organise against them and resist them wherever they tried to organise or march.
The National Front tried to hold an election meeting in Southall, West London, in April 1979 and were met by a counter-demonstration by the Anti Nazi League.
In August 1977 the National Front announced its intention of marching through Lewisham, South London, an area with a large black population.
www.anl.org.uk /03-birth_anl.htm   (973 words)

  
 Member Parties - National Council of the Union of Burma
The National Council of the Union of Burma (NCUB) is the broadest-based umbrella organization of the pro-democracy Burman and non-Burman ethnic nationalities.
The National Coalition Government of the Union of Burma (NCGUB) is the Burmese government in exile.
It is composed of members of the National League for Democracy who have been forced to flee the country and operate outside of Burma.
www.cald.org /website/ncub.htm   (973 words)

  
 Anti-Nazi League: Fighting the Nazi Threat Today: Who are Britain's Nazis?
The National Front is a smaller organisation, though it has gained some members from the BNP, and through the campaigns it has organised against asylum seekers, such as the attempts to march in Dover.
Griffin was one of the leaders of the National Front during the 1970s.
THE main Nazi organisations in Britain are the British National Party and the National Front.
www.anl.org.uk /09-britain-nazis.htm   (973 words)

  
 European National Front - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The European National Front is headed by General Secretary, elected by ENF Assembly.
The accession to ENF must be submitted by authorized representative of the applicant and then confirmed by Political Council.
The Political Council is the founder's staff of the ENF.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/European_National_Front   (253 words)

  
 History of Czechoslovakia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Beneš worked to bring Czechoslovak communist exiles in Britain into active cooperation with his government, offering far-reaching concessions, including nationalization of heavy industry and the creation of local people's committees at the war's end (which then indeed happened).
Czechoslovakia became a satellite state of the Soviet Union; it was a founding member of the Council for Mutual Economic Assistance (Comecon) in 1949 and of the Warsaw Pact in 1955.
The creation of Czechoslovakia in 1918 was the culmination of the long struggle of the Czechs against their Austrian rulers and of the Slovaks against Hungarisation and their Hungarian rulers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/History_of_Czechoslovakia   (3005 words)

  
 Carl Davidson: Left in Form, Right in Essence (United front against fascism)
The most apparent example of this role was the Trotskyist attitude toward World War 2, in which they took a “defeatist” position towards the capitalist governments fighting the fascists, called for the “revolutionary” overthrow of the Soviet government and opposed the united front with the national bourgeoisie in the colonial countries invaded by the fascists.
First, that Marxists-Leninists everywhere called for a united front of all working class organizations against fascism, on the basis of which would be built an even broader popular front which was in contradiction to the fascists, including even the temporary and wavering allies to be found in the camp of the bourgeois-democratic capitalist governments.
Since the bourgeois democracies continued to stall on the question of the united front and the German fascists were in the process of making up their minds of who to attack first, the Soviet leadership waited until the last possible moment and then decided to force the issue.
www.marxists.org /history/etol/critiques/guardian/pt07.htm   (3005 words)

  
 Front National (France) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Front National (National Front in English; acronym: FN) is a far-right reactionary political party in France, often accused of being racist on account of its opposition to immigration.
In a widely publicized move, Bruno Mégret and other major National Front members split away in 1998, alleging that Le Pen's provocative comments and his management style were limiting the National Front to being a marginal opposition party, without any possibility of gaining power.
Bruno Gollnisch, general delegate of the Front National
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/National_Front_(France)   (759 words)

  
 The Global Encyclopedia : Hotels : Travel
Minor party and independent candidates are very occasionally elected, usually to local or state office, but the United States political system has historically supported catch all parties rather than coalition governments.
During the 19th century, many new states were added to the original thirteen as the nation expanded across the North American continent and acquired a number of overseas possessions.
Given their complex support bases it is difficult to specifically categorise the two major parties' appeal.
united-states.asinah.net /american-encyclopedia/wikipedia/f/fr/front_n...   (759 words)

  
 The National Democratice Front of Bodoland (NDFB)
The National Democratice Front of Bodoland (NDFB) was formed in 1988.
The cease-fire with the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) came into effect with the military calling off its operations against the group.
The Manas National Park which crosses the Bhutan border is used by the group as a sanctionary, allowing the NDFB to cross the border into Bhutan.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/para/ndfb.htm   (759 words)

  
 Foreign Policy In Focus - Self-Determination - Regional Conflict Profile - Philippines
Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF): Founded in 1969, the MNLF draws its members primarily, though not exclusively, from the Tausug, Samal, and Yakan ethnolinguistic groups.
Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF): While the MILF was officially founded in 1984, its origins were in a group led by Central Committee member Salamat Hashim that left the MNLF shortly after the collapse of the Tripoli Agreement in 1977.
There are three main Moro ethnolinguistic groups: the Maguindanao-Iranun group in the Cotabato region, the Tausug-Samal group in the Sulu Archipelago, and the Maranaws of the Lanao region.
fpif.org /selfdetermination/conflicts/philippines_body.html   (759 words)

  
 Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)
In keeping with her campaign pledge of national reconciliation, Aquino initiated talks with the MNLF--the largest of the three major factions--in 1986 to resolve the conflict with Muslim separatists.
The Moro Islamic Liberation Front, the next largest faction, refused to accept the accord and initiated a brief offensive that ended in a truce later that month.
In its initial phases, the rebellion was a series of isolated uprisings that rapidly spread in scope and size.
www.fas.org /irp/world/para/mnlf.htm   (759 words)

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