A party founded by Nazis just lost the Austrian election — barely

Austria’s far-right Freedom Party was founded in 1956, its leadership full of former Nazis. Though it has twice been part of coalition governments, the party has been relatively marginal in Austrian politics. But it just came within a hair’s breadth of winning control of Austria’s presidency. In runoff results announced on Monday morning, the Freedom Party … More A party founded by Nazis just lost the Austrian election — barely