List of frivolous political parties


List of frivolous political parties

This is a list of political parties that have been created for various frivolous purposes: parody, joke, hoax, etc.

Contents

Australia

Austria–Hungary

  • PFGFIDSDG Partei für gemäßigten Fortschritt in den Schranken der Gesetze (Party for Moderate Progress Within the Bounds Of the Law, 1911–1921)[3][4]

Belarus

Belgium

Canada

Denmark

Estonia

Faroe Islands

Germany

  • Die PARTEI ('The Party'; Party for Labour, Rule of Law, Protection of Animals, Promotion of Elites and Grassroot-Democratic Initiative)
  • APPD Anarchist Pogo Party of Germany

Hungary

Iceland

  • Best Party
  • Framboðsflokkurinn (defunct)

Israel

  • Pikanti (a food manufacturer that contested the 1992 election as an advertising gimmick)

Italy

New Zealand

Netherlands

Norway

Poland

Romania

Russia

Slovakia

  • Paliho Kapurková, Cheerful Political Party

Spain

Sweden

Ukraine

United Kingdom

Other parties, such as the Corrective Party or the Rainbow Alliance, were often seen as frivolous, but included some genuine policy aims in their manifestos.

United States

Fiction

There have been literally hundreds of fictional political parties created for books, movies, TV shows, comics and the like.

See also

References


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