Illiberal forces (by that I mean voters who no longer support
the quasi religious liberal Iefties progressives/globalists/open borders Utopian ideologues
are advancing across the European continent.
Illiberal governments have strengthened their hold on power in Poland and Hungary, while in Austria and Italy, parties play a pivotal role in ruling coalitions
The Czech Republic, Slovakia and Slovenia all have powerful far-Right parties in, or close to entering, government.
Sweden, Finland and Denmark are in the same position.
But it is in Germany that the advance of the far-Right is most striking where Merkel hangs on by a political thread
Some may point to the French president Emmanuel Macron as proof of a counter-trend.
But Macron's fate is uncertain. It should not be forgotten that over a third of those who voted in the final round of the presidential elections last year opted for Marine Le Pen,
What next? Canada