As Umberto Eco warned and as Alain de Benoist shows, fascism can return in the most unexpected of disguises. I am the author of two books about the French nouvelle droite (ND): Where Have All the Fascists Gone? and Rethinking the French New Right: Alternatives to Modernity. In 2014, I published a piece entitled, “The French New Right: Neither Right, Nor Left?” in the Journal for the Study... Continue Reading
Tamir Bar-On is one of the world’s leading experts on the French and European New Right. He is a professor in the School of Social Sciences and Government, Tecnológico de Monterrey in Queretaro, Mexico. He has been a member of the Mexican National System for Researchers since 2015. Bar-On has taught at Yale University, the University of Toronto, Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Windsor, and the Royal Military College of Canada. He has written four books, including two about the French and European New Right: “Where Have All the Fascist Gone?” (Ashgate, 2007), “Rethinking the French New Right: Alternatives to Modernity” (Routledge, 2013); “The World Through Soccer: The Cultural Impact of the Global Sport” (Rowman and Littlefield, 2014), and “Beyond Soccer and Beyond Soccer: International Relations and Politics as Seen through the Beautiful Game” (Rowman and Littlefield, 2017). He is working on a new edited volume called “Old Right and New Right on both sides of the Atlantic” (2019). Bar-On is also preparing a monograph on the history of right-wing terrorism.