Posts by tag: politics

The Populist Right's Ascendancy in Portugal: Shifting Political Dynamics

June 5 2024


The rise of the populist right in Portugal, spearheaded by André Ventura's party Chega, signifies a significant shift in the country's political landscape. Fuelled by economic insecurity and dissatisfaction with traditional parties, Chega's anti-immigration stance is gaining traction, especially among young voters. This development raises concerns among liberal and left-wing factions about the potential impacts on Portugal's democratic values.

read more