New Right

New Right
noun Date: 1966 a political movement made up especially of Protestants, opposed especially to secular humanism, and concerned with issues especially of church and state, patriotism, laissez-faire economics, pornography, and abortion

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  • New Right (Netherlands) — Michiel Smit (2003) New Right Nieuw Rechts …   Wikipedia

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