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Dries Van Langenhove is a Flemish nationalist who has rocketed to the national scene in just a few years by founding the nationalist group Shield & Friends, which rapidly achieved nation-wide fame for its spectacular direct actions and savvy use of social media. Van Langenhove is now heading Flemish Interest’s (Vlaams Belang, VB) electoral list for the Flemish Brabant province and will almost certainly win a seat at the Belgian federal parliament in the next elections on May 26. As such, the 25-year-old’s meteoric career is a telling example of how Europe’s new identitarian movements are connecting with more traditional nationalist organizations.

Shield & Friends (Schild & Vrienden, S&V), started as an online discussion group in August 2017, named after a thirteenth-century Flemish battle-cry against the French. It soon experienced rapid and organic growth as more and more Flemish youth discovered that others shared their concerns about immigration and cultural decline. “Sometimes people had close friends whom they did not even know were right-wing,” says Van Langenhove. “It’s easier to come out as transgender than conservative here. If you oppose late-term abortion, you are looked at as though you are crazy.” He jokes that S&V became a rare “safe space” for nationalists and conservatives amidst a fiercely left-wing campus culture.

S&V made a name for itself through pro-social activities and civic engagement: activists picked up litter during a garbagemen strike, donated blood, and volunteered to spend time with lonely elderly persons. S&V’s work took a more political turn with the fight for free speech, which is severely threatened on Belgian university campuses, at least insofar as nationalist and conservative ideas are concerned. On one occasion, the center-right interior minister, Theo Franken, gave a speech at Ghent University: left-wing students went on a rampage, smashing windows, spraying graffiti, and attacking attendants.

This was so even though Franken is a moderate figure: while he has melodramatically deported a few handfuls of migrants and criminals, he has continued to allow the entrance of over 100,000 migrants into Belgium every year, a significant figure for a country of 11 million people. Franken is portrayed as something of a demonic figure in the country’s French-language media. Van Langenhove organized a protection service the second time Franken came to the university:

I was and am very much in favor of free speech. This time we would not allow left-wing students to infringe that right. I told my fellow students: If you want to be a steward at this meeting so we can listen to a democratically-elected politician, join me. I would do the same for a left-wing politician if it were necessary, which it isn’t.

Ninety students volunteered to protect the meeting, an unheard of figure.

S&V actvists tearing down a pro-migration banner at Graavensteen Castle
S&V actvists tearing down a pro-migration banner at Graavensteen Castle

Six months later, Van Langenhove and S&V would make global waves. They moved to challenge left-wing protestors who had taken over Ghent’s imposing Graavensteen (Castle of the Counts) to demonstrate for open-borders, symbolically tearing down the castle’s walls, just as Europe should be open to the entire world. S&V went over to tear down their banner and stand up for secure borders. The entire sequence was captured in a viral video (English subs) which, despite repeated take-downs by censorious digital giants, garnered millions of views world-wide.

Van Langenhove’s work has not been easy. In 2018, he allowed the national Flemish state broadcaster (VRT) to film the movement. The broadcaster was doing a documentary on Flemish and European nationalist and identitarian movements:

We knew the documentary would be negative whether we cooperated or not. But we thought, if we do cooperate, maybe some positive stuff will come of it. And that was the case. The documentary was 95% negative, but 5% showed us saying things which many ordinary viewers could agree with. But nobody expected the film would be such a disgrace.

The journalists claim they managed to hack S&V’s chat groups and published a number of humorous memes, real or alleged, which were lambasted for being “racist” and “anti-Semitic.”

One of the alleged meme-crimes
One of the alleged meme-crimes

The documentary’s attention caused something of a moral panic throughout Belgian media. S&V had become notorious overnight. Elderly Flemish people discovered “memes” and were led to believe S&V had a monopoly on such “dangerous” cultural productions.

The negative attention however made it difficult for S&V to continue its pro-social activities:

The State propaganda temporarily set back many of the good things about S&V. Ninety percent of our activities involved civic engagement: becoming better versions of ourselves, being good to our relatives, contributing to society. After the intervention of the State, a lot of that was lost for a while. A lot of people were too scared to keep doing that publicly. But since then, we have already more than made up for the lost ground. For example, just three days ago we organised a very big and successful clean-up action.

There was more than just hostile media coverage however. The Belgian authorities do not consider sharing risqué or coarse memes to be merely bad taste, but a criminal matter to be cracked down upon with the full power of the State. The police are now investigating S&V members for “hate speech” and “incitement to racial hatred”:

Right now I am under investigation. They took my computer and my hard drives. They searched the houses of 20 members. It was awful. We were completely crippled for weeks. They took everyone’s smartphones. Try organizing anything without IT! They are also doing hearings. They are throwing the judiciary against us. It’s completely dystopian. The goal is intimidation. Some of those who had their phones confiscated were 19 years old, just a couple days before going back to university. Mothers came to me crying because their sons and daughters were presented as terrorists. If you are an Islamic terrorist you will have less trouble in Belgium than if you are nationalist activist. So far they have found nothing.

Van Langenhove is holding strong despite the pressure. A few months after the documentary hit-piece, the readers of Het Laatste Nieuws, Belgium’s biggest newspaper, voted him the country’s eleventh-most popular figure and the third-most popular politician, ahead of both the prime minister and the king. The media became obsessed with Van Langenhove, writing pieces on him and inviting him on television for clicks and views, even if the coverage was often hostile.

Van Langenhove is now heading the electoral list for the Vlaams Belang (Flemish Interest, VB), Flanders’ traditional nationalist party, while remaining an independent. Van Langenhove sees working with VB as a logical extension of his activism for Flanders:

Vlaams Belang has been the go-to nationalist party in Flanders for a long time. They have been predicting all the problems with immigration and degeneration. They were the right-wing party. Almost one third of Flemish voters supported them at one point. All of the other parties however have said they will never cooperate with VB, this is the so-called cordon sanitaire. In Ninove, a Flemish city of 37,000 which votes 41% for VB, the party is one seat short of an absolute majority. And yet, even there all the other parties have excluded them from government!

In fact, some 70 to 75% of Flemish voters support center-right or right-wing parties, in contrast with French-speaking Wallonia in the south of Belgium, which tends to vote left and in particular for the Socialists. “If it weren’t for the Walloons, Belgium would have had a right-wing government ages ago,” Van Langenhove muses.

Belgium has long been divided along ethno-linguistic lines, even among Europeans. The country’s population is 60% Dutch-speaking (mostly living in Flanders) and 40% French-speaking (mostly living in Brussels and Wallonia). The Flemish resent having to pay taxes for welfare for the Walloons, while the Walloons are annoyed at having to learn Dutch. For Van Langenhove, Belgium is “the European Union in miniature” and its messy ethno-politics a good example of what is coming for all the West if the multiculturalists are allowed to have their way.

Van Langenhove sees election to national office as having significant advantages for nationalist activists, in particular in an age of politicized judiciaries and social-media censorship. On social media, he says:

Having a seat in the federal parliament is an insurance. On social media, the battle is otherwise lost. Look at Tommy Robinson [who has been banned from Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram]. He is having a tough time. Without social media, you might have a mailing list, a lot of friends, but you obviously lose reach. Being in parliament is a real protection. Facebook might ban an activist, and no one in the media or politics will stand up for your right to free speech. But they don’t yet dare ban elected representative from social media, that would need some explaining.

While the major parties can count on government subsidies, big money, and government workers to promote their campaign, Van Langenhove’s is driven by volunteers and social-media engagement (see his accounts on Facebook and Twitter). In Flemish Brabant, he is running precisely against the anti-immigration poseur Theo Franken:

This is David versus Goliath. We have few permanent staff. Theo Franken’s party has scores of municipal and party employees all working for him in every municipality in Flemish Brabant. That’s a lot of people and a lot of money. When it comes to billboards and mailbox ads, we cannot compete with the big parties. Me, I have my volunteers and I am very good on social media. I have a weekly reach of 400,000 to 1 million Facebook. And I have never spent a euro! And I think the results will surprise a lot of people!

Vlaams Belang’s representation in Flanders collapsed between 2007 and 2014 with the rise of Francken’s peudo-nationalist, but media-friendly, New Flemish Alliance (NVA). As a result, VB now has less than 5% of the seats for Flanders. This could change however: VB is currently polling at over 10% and is likely to at least double their representation, if not more.

Van Langenhove meets with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán
Van Langenhove meets with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán

Van Langenhove is in contact with patriots in other countries, particularly French and Austrian identitarians. A high point was meeting Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán in the summer of 2018 during a trip to Transylvania, a region of Romania with a large Hungarian minority, in which the Hungarians regularly organize patriotic festivals:

Orbán was genuinely friendly. It isn’t like with other politicians who just show up, do a mere acte de présence [a token appearance], and leave. He was genuinely giving us advice. His main piece of advice was: you need a squad, you need a team. For him that certainly counts, because you can see that the people around him are all very capable and have very bright minds. He also said that many people think multiculturalism is simply a fact you can’t change. Well, he added, if you want to change just change! If you think things can’t change of course they certainly won’t change!

Van Langenhove is also on good terms with the highbrow Dutch nationalist politician Thierry Baudet, whose party recently made a major breakthrough by becoming the single largest party in the Dutch Senate with 13 seats. Baudet’s victory speech (text, video with subs) was remarkable, both denouncing the elites which are leading the self-destruction of Western civilization, and explicitly referring to Europeans’ unique evolutionary heritage:

And we, dear friends, we are the product of three hundred thousand years of evolution. We survived the ice ages, we have slain mammoths. We are the carriers and inheritors of the greatest civilization that has ever existed. We carry in us a unique power, and a few decades of indoctrination by the media and the schools can never bury that. What is inside us can never be taken away. And today, you can feel it in this hall. Today we have chosen to fight!

Dutch nationalist politician Thierry Baudet
Dutch nationalist politician Thierry Baudet

Van Langenhove says of Baudet:

I had never seen such an insightful politician. There a gaping whole in Dutch politics. The center-right liberals only pretended to oppose immigration. The Party for Freedom [PVV, traditional nationalist party] were burned for too many people. The level was not high enough. Baudet saw a gap and jumped at the opportunity. He has a very good team. Entrepreneurs. Competent. The Dutch electoral system, a party can get into parliament with less than 1% of the vote, also makes it easier for newcomers.

Besides direct politics, Van Langenhove sees the cultural struggle and the development of alternative media as critical. Whenever he is about to do something newsworthy, he tips off alternative media outlets to support their growth and has spoken to pro-European new media such as Red Ice TV (by contrast, as a French patriot I have to sadly note that Marine Le Pen would undoubtedly purge any party member who talked with identitarian media). “If I had the time and money, I’d found a new independent news channel for Flanders,” he says. “The media is more important than anything else.”

Van Langenhove is determined to fight, even as many of his countrymen have lost hope. He notes that many high-level Belgian businesspeople have told him there is no hope except to leave the country for greener pastures abroad, as the country sinks under a crushing burden of taxes, debt, and ballooning pensions and welfare spending. For his part Van Langenhove is not budging. “I have taken risks, I might even die for what I am doing, but I live knowing I’ve done the right thing,” he says. “Nothing can take that away from me.”

 
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  1. songbird says:

    Unfortunately, the Belgiums of the world will have to deal with the Germanies of the world, even if they succeed in stopping the domestically-facilitated invasion. Still, it is better to light a candle…

  2. Franz says:

    Orbán was genuinely friendly… He was genuinely giving us advice. His main piece of advice was: you need a squad, you need a team.

    Orban is bang-on.

    “Western” right wingers are too fond of being Lone Wolves. There are “white nationalists” with a fondness for Ayn Rand, who thought the Elks Club is communist.

    Collaboration with like-minded people, first on the local scale and then regional and national, is the only way out of this. We have a strange situation in the entire Eurozone: Nearly everyone opposes immigration, nearly everyone is afraid to say so in public. Lunacy!

    • Replies: @anon
  3. anon[227] • Disclaimer says:
    @Franz

    We have a strange situation in the entire Eurozone: Nearly everyone opposes immigration, nearly everyone is afraid to say so in public. Lunacy!

    for some reason the left-wing schiet-bags aren’t afraid to say they support it

    • Replies: @Franz
  4. Matra says:

    The December demonstration by Flemish nationalists against the Marrakesh Migration Pact looked quite impressive.

  5. Anon[387] • Disclaimer says:

    There is nothing “patriotic” about Orban’s provocations in Romania. Hungarian ethnics are 6% of Romania’s population, or less than 20% of Transylvania’s population. Only 2 out of Romania’s 40 counties hold a Hungarian majority. Incidentally, these are mountainous, remote areas, away from Hungary. One of them is the least populated county.

    In fact, if Transylvania would be transferred to Hungary tomorrow, the resulting union would be more than 60% Romanian.

    These numbers have been stable for the last century, since Hungary was created.

    Unless you are more crazy than Netanyahu, and you plan to exterminate several millions, you cannot be an Orban-style “Hungarian patriot” in Transylvania.

  6. luke2236 says:

    Bless Mr VanLngenhove! May God protect and enlarge him and those who are helping.
    naturally, the first thing [[[they]]] wanted to do was silence him by taking his means of communication illegally ; THIS dear sir, is why we have the Second Amendment over here…

  7. Franz says:
    @anon

    for some reason the left-wing schiet-bags aren’t afraid to say they support it

    True enough. Are they being paid, or is a statistically meaningful percentage of the populations under attack seriously disturbed? Or maybe both. The USA has a history of this sort of thing.

    There actually is a book & YouTube video out about “McNamara’s Morons” in which autistic and borderline retarded men were recruited for service in Vietnam. This might explain some of the dodgy stories that came out of that war: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_J2VwFDV4-g

    It would not surprise me one bit if what we call “Social Justice Warriors” are just head cases who are paid to stay off their meds and act naturally. It would explain a lot.

  8. @Anon

    Can you say more about what Orbán is doing in Transylvania?

    My understanding is that he is symbolically supporting the local Hungarian minority in order to maintain their existence and get their votes (they reliably support Fidesz). But I don’t know what else he might be doing.

  9. Anon[256] • Disclaimer says:

    It’s unclear what is happening in those Hungarian counties in central Romania.

    People who live there have this victimization complex, like most Romanians do, except they think they are depraved of state support because they are Hungarians. I guess they would do anything, to change their life, in absolutely any way, including Maidan-style or Kosovo-style self-defeating disasters.

    There is only one Hungarian party in Romania. All the ethnics for it, because any defection would spell death for ethnic votes. (There is a national threshold of 5% for entering parliament, and Hungarians are only 6% of the country.) However, almost all the time, the Hungarian representatives vote with the government, in exchange for personal privileges. To an outsider, it’s unclear why the Hungarian-ethnic members of Romanian parliament are still voted in, but I guess stirring anger in their captive electorate is vital.

    Orban is, of course, Orban. There is no new Suez to show, like Sissi has. There is no New Istanbul Airport. True, he managed to get that fence up quite quickly. But considering that, at the same time, Bulgarians, much poorer, also fenced up their borders, in order to prevent swine flu, it doesn’t seem like a great achievement. 3% growth is good, but common in this epoch and their region. I believe that the only reason why Orban is reelected is Gyurcsany’s “we lied for the last two years”. In contrast, Orban thinks he is reelected for spouting nationalist slogans, so he stirs anger in Hungarians at home and abroad.

    Let me put this way. Say you are an Afghan, or a Somali, and you spend more than 10,000 euros, and 6 months, mostly walking, on the way from your shithole country to Serbia. What’s your plan at the Serbian-Hungarian border? I, for one, would take the first train to Germany, for a few tens of euros. Orban claims that, no, those Somalis would want to settle in Hungary. Give me a break. Almost any person who immigrates to Hungary has a Hungarian ethnic background.

    So maybe Orban’s plan is to carry on with the slogan that “foreigners want to settle in Hungary” by building up the numbers of immigrants. But the only immigrants he can attract are ethnics from neighboring countries, so he goes to them, and promises things. Being relatively short on money, he can’t offer earthly valuables, so he is offering the more vague promise of ethnic brotherhood.

    Anecdotally, it seems that many Hungarian-speaking Romanian citizens who moved to Hungary were treated as Romanians, didn’t “feel the brotherhood”, and returned to Romania. This would be similar to the ethnic Turks of Bulgaria in 1990, except it took one year for the Turks to figure it out, whereas RO-HU is a more protracted affair.

    • Replies: @anon
  10. anon[170] • Disclaimer says:
    @Anon

    Let me put this way. Say you are an Afghan, or a Somali, and you spend more than 10,000 euros, and 6 months, mostly walking, on the way from your shithole country to Serbia.

    if you were an Afghan or a Somali, where would you get 10,000 Euros?

  11. @anon

    When you need to borrow 10K for a high-risk enterprise, try asking the Flag to which you swore Allegiance all throughout kindergarden.

    Afghans don’t have it. Instead, they have this archaic thing. It’s called “family”. Americans used to have it as well. True, an American family, that would lend you money, existed only in times before the acceleration of their mongrelization. Still, mongrelization is only a symptom, not the root cause. Even before hypermogrelization, Americans decided it makes sense to send your 18-year old daughter to the government for student loans. Oh, and they also settled on an average duration of marriage of 8 years.

    Despite their sterile lands and their inbred IQ, Afghans, Jews, and roaches have been here for longer, and will survive long after the contemporary empires collapse, because they have families. It’s not the hypothetical “nation”, it’s fathers, brothers, and sometimes children that could cover your behind.

    • Replies: @TKK
    , @Anon
    , @anon
  12. anon1 says:

    It would be great if Flanders became an independent nation. They would be much better off without the parasitical French connection.

    • Replies: @Wally
    , @JRB
    , @joeshittheragman
  13. Wally says:
    @anon1

    And that is the solution and probably the only solution for the west.

    And what the parasites are terribly afraid of, Secession, Independence.

  14. JRB says: • Website
    @anon1

    It would be much better in the long run, but in the current constellation it’s totally impossible. The USA, the EU and all neighboring countries will actively oppose it, even to the point of military intervention.

  15. TKK says:
    @Mrs Brown coethnic community

    Many Latinos have these “lending circles.” A group of families pays money into a pot, and each person gets a turn at the money. Not chump change- enough to buy cars and homes and start businesses.

    They avoid the rapacious interest fees we do, and then send an estimated $54 billion back home untaxed- all while using our social services that WE pay for with income and property tax.

    As Coulter wrote: Adios America!

  16. @anon1

    Remember Leon DeGrelle.

    • Agree: Dannyboy
  17. Van Langenhove … notes that many high-level Belgian businesspeople have told him there is no hope except to leave the country for greener pastures abroad, as the country sinks under a crushing burden of taxes, debt, and ballooning pensions and welfare spending.

    Where else do we hear such things?

  18. Z-man says:

    Belgium has long been divided along ethno-linguistic lines, even among Europeans. The country’s population is 60% Dutch-speaking (mostly living in Flanders) and 40% French-speaking (mostly living in Brussels and Wallonia). The Flemish resent having to pay taxes for welfare for the Walloons, while the Walloons are annoyed at having to learn Dutch. For Van Langenhove, Belgium is “the European Union in miniature” and its messy ethno-politics a good example of what is coming for all the West if the multiculturalists are allowed to have their way.

    Actually it’s 59% Dutch, 40% French and 1% German. (Grin)

    Belgium the second most artificial country on earth, after Israel of course, and should be broken up into it’s three constituent parts and absorbed by it’s three natural neighbors. (Wry grin)
    It’s useful time has passed. Make Brussels an open, international city. (Another wry grin)

  19. Anon[170] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mrs Brown coethnic community

    Nah. it’s called “savings”. Americans can’t do that. What is the average debt of a Afghan or Somali? Pocket change, maybe. See how stupid these Afghans are? No wonder they have small homes and no cars. Or how wimpy is their Halloween spending. Or how little they whine about ‘student debt’.

  20. The nationalist movement has to go INTERNATIONAL to be efficacious.
    They have to promote the interests of the nation-state with like minded people and institutions.
    If they succumb to lone wolf status they will go DOWN.
    So supporting Nationalists movements worldwide and concerting alliances, inviting them to conferences and exchanging ideas with people the world over, Africa, Latin America and Asia will not only stem the tide of immigration, it can actually if used properly bring about peace and stability.
    Then, THE END.

    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  21. Anon[424] • Disclaimer says:

    How horrible for the EU is to have its capital in Bruxelles/Brussels , with so many beaufiful cities in Europe . Who can identify with Belgie/Belgique ? . Cons des belges ( silly belgians ) , don`t go back to Congo .

  22. It’s too bad the Spanish had to muck everything up. The natural division in that corner of Europe should have been (a) Belgian and French Flanders united with the Netherlands as one country, and (b) Wallonia united with France. Alas, only the Netherlands managed to resist the forces of Spain and the Holy Roman Empire.

    • Replies: @Digital Samizdat
    , @Anon
  23. Anon[424] • Disclaimer says:

    Europe is full of weirdos , full of weird tribal languages , belges , dutch , fins , polacks , lituanians , croatians , albanese , you name it ……

    • Replies: @anon
  24. anon[137] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mrs Brown coethnic community

    i doubt many afghans or somalis have access to 10k euro regardless

    more likely they’re getting it from treasonous EU programs and jew-run NGO’s

  25. anon[137] • Disclaimer says:
    @Anon

    Europe is full of weirdos , full of weird tribal languages , belges , dutch , fins , polacks , lituanians , croatians , albanese , you name it ……

    sounds like you should stay away from it then

  26. @Hapalong Cassidy

    Well, according to our own Laurent Guyénot, it was actually the crypto-Jews who mucked it up:

    A new situation was created after the Alhambra Decree (1492) that forced Spanish Jews to choose between conversion and expulsion. Four years later, those who had stayed loyal to their faith and migrated to Portugal were given the choice between conversion and death, with no possibility of leaving the country. Portugal now had a population of about 12 percent so-called New Christians, deeply resentful of Catholicism. They learned and perfected the art of leading a double life. When they were eventually allowed to leave the country and engage in international trade in 1507, they “soon began to rise to the forefront of international trade, virtually monopolizing the market for certain commodities, such as sugar, to participate to a lesser degree in trading spices, rare woods, tea, coffee, and the transportation of slaves.” When in 1540, the new Portuguese king introduced the Inquisition following the Spanish model, tracking down Portuguese Judaizers all over Europe and even in the New World, Marranos became more intensely resentful of the Catholic faith they had to fake, and more secretive. They would play an important role in the Calvinist or Puritan movement which, after undermining Spanish domination on the Netherlands, conquered England and ultimately formed the religious bedrock of the United States.

    http://www.unz.com/article/zionism-crypto-judaism-and-the-biblical-hoax/

  27. NYMOM says:

    “Let me put this way. Say you are an Afghan, or a Somali, and you spend more than 10,000 euros, and 6 months, mostly walking, on the way from your shithole country to Serbia. What’s your plan at the Serbian-Hungarian border? I, for one, would take the first train to Germany, for a few tens of euros. Orban claims that, no, those Somalis would want to settle in Hungary. Give me a break. Almost any person who immigrates to Hungary has a Hungarian ethnic background.”

    The problem with this kind of logic is that once you let someone in to ANY country in Europe you give them access to other countries in Europe and the crime and terrorism spreads everywhere else…it’s probably similar to what goes on in the US, many of the ‘sanctuary’ cities let in illegals but then once there, they can go to any other state in the union and even sneak over the border to Canada.

    So, no, Hungary and other countries cannot just ignore the problem because the main goal of all of these illegals migrants is to get to Germany and/or Sweden. They need to address it right at their own borders. Not to mention the havoc created as these migrants swarm thru their countries causing panic and terror in their wake…stealing food, probably spreading illnesses, I understand even attacking households pets to eat…

    Bottom line: if people wish to sincerely help others in the 3rd world they need to do it while they are in their own countries…I have no problem with assisting poor people in this manner.

    • Agree: Commentator Mike
  28. Republic says:

    the center-right interior minister, Theo Franken, gave a speech at Ghent University: left-wing students went on a rampage, smashing windows, spraying graffiti, and attacking attendants.

    This was so even though Franken is a moderate figure: while he has melodramatically deported a few handfuls of migrants and criminals, he has continued to allow the entrance of over 100,000 migrants into Belgium every year, a significant figure for a country of 11 million people.

    Franken sounds like a Belgium Trump

  29. @Lando Calrissian

    Also Europe needs some “freedom of speech” legislation to protect people expressing an opinion about whatever subject. Or conversely, under current legislation, the nationalists and traditionalists should be taking up cases against those who libel them, attack family values, Christianity, spread fake news, warmonger, etc. There should be more cooperation by the dissident right to use the law against their enemies at every, and the slightest, opportunity. So an organisation to coordinate this legal fight in each country and internationally throughout Europe needs to be set up. And also to defend those on the dissident right who face legal prosecution and persecution.

    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  30. Anon[424] • Disclaimer says:
    @Hapalong Cassidy

    and the natural division of the south and west corners of the usa would be California , Arizona , New Mexico and Texas mexicans ? ,ad Florida cuban ?

    • Replies: @Bill Jones
  31. twocalves says:
    @Anon

    transylvania … count dracula

  32. Johan says:

    The Netherlands, Belgium, and to some extend the UK, Sweden etc. are parasitical countries on a macro economic level, the former are also highly overpopulated. The extent at which they are dependent on resources from the rest of the world is gigantically out of proportion. The whole show of immigration, labour based and treaty based is about pocket filing, in effect it is reversed colonialism. In countries like The Netherlands and Belgium the house markets are totally perverted, with sky rocketing rents and mortgages (the latter allow the banks to fill their pockets), (see also the recent demonstrations in Germany regarding skyrocketing rents.).
    In the Netherlands the house market is totally perverted, with waiting lists for state subsidized rental houses up to fifteen years, while the priests classes divide houses among immigrants, and smart companies buy whole complexes which they rent at gigantic prices to labour immigrants, while young people cannot afford to buy a house, and in case of rent, they are on long waiting lists, aside of other people being stuck where they are, in quickly deteriorating neighborhoods.
    In Belgium there is an upcoming law which forbids the building of new houses by private persons, the liberals then want to protect nature, staple more people in cities, while importing more migrants.

    As said, the ‘rationality’ of all of it, including the green agenda based on the climate change hoax, is about pocket filling (left and right), political power, and restructuring of societies in order to gain more and more control.
    As known to many people on unz.com, the European alt-right is majorly controlled, a vessel of right wing Zionism, which includes the PVV in the Netherlands, and Le Pen in France. Of the FvD in the Netherlands it is the question whether when and if not already Zionists have dropped their cuckoos in that nest. I don’t know about Belgium VB, if, and to what extent they are controlled. Of Victor Orban, my impression is that the government is riding on the right wing in order to gain power, but not doing really anything for the people. Same as in the US, where Trump is a Zionist puppet, only riding the wave, in order to promote the interests of Zionism.

  33. Johan says:

    The Dutch PVV is a detour, a Zionist detour, the political program of the PVV is childishly simple (a few lines on paper), and the party is fully controlled by its founder. The political program can hardly be taken serious. It is a hijack of the critique on multiculturalism in order to promote Zionist interests, and as such a dead end. The same applies to all other Zionist hijacked efforts, they are dead ends. This is the gap which the FvD has taken, as slowly people got disappointed with the PVV and its obsession with Muslim/Islam bashing, and its lack of a proper political program (other than Muslim bashing).

    So, when looking at European alt-right movements, one should pay attention which interests they are serving, these of Israel, or these of the people of the nation in question.

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  34. Even in Italy Today Facebook are blocking CasaPound Politians that promotes Italian Exit from Europe Union- Wake up Brothers, Arm Yourselfs we will embrance a War

  35. In am wholly supportive of the Dutch remaining Dutch — Belgians remaining Belgian. But I am not sure how one escapes the obvious.

    That Belgians made promises and agreements with their citizens in the Congo that were not honored.

  36. @Commentator Mike

    Since in the current situation men can claim to be women even if they are men and then sue you if you refer to them as men, so even if you’re a racist, fascist, and a Nazi you should deny it and sue those who refer to you as what you are instead of what you claim to be. That is after all the way of the world today.

  37. @Anon

    Wouldn’t Texas, at least, revert to being an independent Republic?

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