Between party-systems and identity-politics: the populist and radical right in Estonia and Latvia
Volume: 20, Issue: 4, Pages: 431 - 449
Published: Feb 4, 2019
The article explores party-based populist and radical right looking at the cases of Latvia's National Alliance (NA) and of the Estonian Conservative People's Party (EKRE). The research question is: How does the intersection between the specificities of party-systems and particularistic identity-politics either facilitate or complicate the political engagements of EKRE and NA? This piece demonstrates that whereas the Latvian party-system provides...