I have heard both Geert Wilders and the EDL referred to as “far right”. Of course this is absurd. In the 1960s people who said the things Geert Wilders says today were the norm for the socialist left and in the 50s McCarthy would have had him investigated for his support of gay people and called him a commie. The EDL are about the same, both classically liberal.
The Nazis, as any student of history knows, are the far left. Not that the name, ‘National Socialist Workers Party’ would give it away but the early days of the Nazi party with Hitler in it used all the usual Soviet campaign posters, slogans and ideas. So much so, Hitler was given an ear full for failing to show how national socialism was any different from the international socialism of the Soviet Union.
So where is this evil far right threat I keep hearing about? It would have to be ideologically bankrupt, indifferent to the validity of its positions and ideas, consumed with achieving and using power and knowingly enriching itself at the cost of those it claims to protect.
At last, thanks to Tundra Tabloids, I have found it: