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New Right

noun, (sometimes lowercase)
1.
a group of conservatives whose views diverge from those of traditional conservatives, as in being more staunchly opposed to abortion or defense cuts.
Origin of New Right
1965-1970
First recorded in 1965-70
Related forms
New Rightist, noun
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New Right

noun
1.
a range of radical right-wing groups and ideologies which advocate laissez-faire economic policies, anti-welfarism, and the belief in the rights of the individual over the common good
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