The identitarian movement (otherwise known as Identitarianism)
- is a European and North American white nationalist movement,
- originating in France.
The identitarians began as a youth movement
- deriving from the French Nouvelle Droite (New Right) Génération Identitaire &
- the anti-Zionist and National Bolshevik Unité Radicale.
- Although initially the youth wing of the anti-immigration & nativist Bloc Identitaire
- it has taken on its own identity & is largely classified as a separate entity altogether
The movement is a part of the counter-jihad movement
- with many in it believing in the white genocide conspiracy theory
- It also supports the concept of a "Europe of 100 flags"
- The movement has also been described as being a part of the global alt-right