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Far-right populism taking hold across major democracies

A rising force: French far-right leader Marine Le Pen may have been defeated this time, but her vote is increasing and she plans to be back.

Looking back at recent elections, you’d be tempted to say the last year was not a bad one at all for liberal democracy, or even that far-right populism might be in decline. That would be a shortsighted conclusion and a dangerous one.

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