BBC NEWS | Europe | Voters steer Europe to the rightCentre-right parties have done well in elections to the European Parliament at the expense of the left.
Far-right and anti-immigration parties also made gains, as turnout figures plunged to 43% - the lowest since direct elections began 30 years ago.
The turnout is not the reason far right anti-immigration parties made notable gains. The overall situation is.
The link the BBC clearly tries to make is disingenuous at best.
Basically Europe (esp the UK) is rejecting the spend thrift welfare state of the socialists.
Watch and learn.. the rejection of Socialism is coming to America soon. Obama is Brown but spending godawful amounts more.