Interview – The Beacon on the Far Right in Ireland – 30th April 2021
In this episode we speak to Bryan Wall, founder of the-Beacon.ie, a website that reports on the Far Right in Ireland. We get the Beacon’s opinions about the rise of the Far Right in Ireland, how the Far Right is synonymous with conspiracy theories, how social media plays a detrimental part in spreading Far Right ideology and why the Far Right is a threat to be taken seriously in Ireland. For people who do not know much about the Far Right in Ireland or would like to know more, this was a very informative conversation that highlights many important issues.
A TD calling for funding of GRIPT
Far Right’s longstanding use of conspiracy theories
The Far Right spreading hate and misinformation following the death of George Nkencho
Far-Right Parties – The Irish National Party and Síol na hÉireann (inset “outlier” John Waters)
Gemma O’Doherty’s day in court!
Síol na hÉireann in action
Parody Accounts like Therese Cahill help point out the ridiculousness of the Far-right