The Rise of the New Radical Right Political Parties in Europe: Phase or Danger to the European Democracy

  • Abstract:

    After the fall of the Berlin Wall, great number of political parties appeared on European continent which claimed to be part of the new radical right. The elections’ results speak of a much bigger success of these parties in Europe. The new radical right becomes an important political factor in France, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, Italy, Denmark, Norway, Czech Republic, Romania, Bulgaria, Greece and many other European states. The subject of this paper will be the values and the rise of the new radical right political parties in Europe. This paper attempts to prove that the globalization, the economic status, the migration and the disappointment from the democratic modest ruling elites influence the emerging and rise of the new radical right in Europe that represents danger to the further development of the democratic and liberal flows in Europe. The main methods that are used are the following: method of analysis, historical, normative and political method. The general conclusion is that the new radical right political parties in Europe rely on nationalism, nativism, xenophobia, racism, intolerance and as such, they gain more support by European citizens, and are a danger to the peaceful development of the democratic societies in Europe.