Brussels' Fear of the True Finns Rise of Populist Parties Pushes Europe to the Right

The success of the True Finns in last week's Finnish elections has shocked Brussels. They are just one of a number of right-wing populist parties currently flourishing in Europe. Their rise could threaten the euro bailout. By SPIEGEL Staff.
A True Finns' supporter on election night. The success of the right-wing populist party has shocked many in the European Union.

A True Finns' supporter on election night. The success of the right-wing populist party has shocked many in the European Union.

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Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan