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rightist

1. of, tending towards, or relating to the political right or its principles; conservative, traditionalist, or reactionary
2. a person who supports or belongs to the political right
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We are in a dangerous and critical area where the religious right in this country and the right-wing politics of this country will take us backwards.
The crux of Wadi's argument is a warning not to let the discussion of Israel's right-wing politics, which have been normalized in society for the past several years, eclipse the country's long-held settler-colonial violations.
"These elections have proven to be rich hunting-grounds for Nigel Farage's brand of extreme right-wing politics before and may be again," she said.
It is no surprise that Trump's right-wing politics and unconditional support for Israel have been welcomed by Prime Minister Netanyahu and the Israeli rightist parties.
Led by Prime Minister Jacinta Ardern, New Zealand has spent the last few days expressing its solidarity with its Muslim community, demonstrating how the wave of right-wing politics, racism, and Islamophobia that has been sweeping the Western world can be successfully challenged with empathy, understanding, and an explicit repudiation of the politics of hate.
Extreme right-wing politics led to a counter-reaction from the extreme left.
It seems likely that the rise of right-wing politics around the world, including in the Trump administration, that regularly uses language dehumanizing its opponents has made the Saudi murder for Yemenis far easier, rather than focusing on the sensational tabloid fodder of Trump's scandals, the newsmedia would more effectively reveal the bankruptcy of this brand of politics by reporting this crisis and stressing the humanity of its victims.
He and his wife Sara have two sons, and he has a daughter from a previous marriage.The son of a history professor active in Israeli right-wing politics, Netanyahu grew up partly in the United States.
Kahane's defenders and critics of the Israeli right, meanwhile, said he was only saying out loud what was unspoken in right-wing politics: that by rejecting autonomy for Palestinians, the right had either to support the expulsion of Arabs or commit to the permanent control of a restive population.
The relevance of the book lies in its detailed account of the evolution of the BJP and right-wing politics in India.
Boosted by the electoral support for right-wing politics, the radical right takes to the streets to openly proclaim their slogans.
Wagih assured that the CPYR includes parties representing the right-wing politics, such as the Salafist Nour Party and the Wafd Party, while the left-wing politics is represented by the Tagammu Party.