Slovakia's right-wing extremists manipulate videos, photos and articles to recruit new members on Facebook. One in five Slovaks is thought to sympathize with their rhetoric against Jews, Roma and refugees. Now blogger Ján Benčík is fighting back.
Slovakia has bucked the trend of far-right gains in Europe, with the People's Party-Our Slovakia losing in regional polls. But the ruling leftist party Smer also took a hit.
DW talked to artist and filmmaker Tomáš Rafa whose video series "New Nationalism" about the rise of extremist tendencies in Europe is currently on display in New York.
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