Chega: 5 things to know about Portugal’s surging far-right party | Politico

“Chega got its start after [Andre] Ventura, who was running for mayor in the city of Loures on behalf of the center-right Social Democratic Party, made a series of comments disparaging the Roma ethnic group,” Politico writes.

Here’s where we are now: Portugal’s conservatives win election as far-right surges

Also: Portugal’s centre-right prepares to rule, far-right warns of instability | Reuters

And: Explainer: What’s next after Portugal’s inconclusive election | Reuters

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