Hundreds of protesters blocked a lecture by the far-right historian, Lothar Höbelt, at Vienna University on January 14
The list led by the Communist Party of Austria (KPÖ) won 6.02% of the total votes and 3 seats in the elections to the Styrian state assembly, held on November 24
Progressive trade unions in Austria, mobilized under the banner of Workers for Future, held marches and demonstrations in several cities across the country.
Protesters denounced the actions of the Vienna Police which used excessive force to disperse a climate march in the city last Friday.
The right-wing Freedom Party of Austria (FPO), part of the ruling coalition, has been continuously propagating racist statements against the immigrant Muslim community in the country
The law removes the power of the works’ councils to veto employers’ demands for extra hours