Nazis off our streets! Anti-racist campaigners occupied Castle Square in Swansea on Saturday 5 April to deny the use of the most public open space in Swansea to the racist National Front who had decided to hold a ‘white pride’ event in the city. Around 250 people turned up, many of them coming at short … Continue reading
Nigel Farage uses private company to reduce tax bill. Ukip leader diverts money from media appearances and lectures into a firm called Thorn In The Side Ltd
Nigel Farage is using a private company to reduce his tax bill on his media appearances, it has emerged. The Ukip leader diverts money from appearances in the media and on the lecture circuit into a firm called Thorn In The Side Ltd. It means that last year he paid only 20% corporation tax on … Continue reading
Is Ukip a party of bigots? Let’s look at the evidence. Their manifesto might just look like a list of things that annoy people, but party members hold some views that should concern us, says Alex Andreou.
Nigel Farage. Photograph: Getty Images The danger with extremism is that, when filtered through eyes and minds of reasonable people, it appears ridiculous. The reasonable assumption is that others will view it through the same filter and find it equally ridiculous. But, while The Reasonable laugh, support for extremist views creeps up. Because what The … Continue reading
British National Party activists are going door to door with mobile food banks in a bid to win support ahead of the local and European elections, The Independent can reveal. The far-right party has even produced a YouTube instruction video to teach volunteers how to build trust with voters in deprived areas by offering soup, … Continue reading
Peter Lagoda was handed a community order by a judge A former UKIP councillor in Cambridgeshire who pleaded guilty to benefit fraud, has been handed a 12-month community order by a judge. Peter Lagoda, 60, who represents Wisbech South on the county council, admitted benefit fraud and one count of fraud by false representation. Peterborough … Continue reading
Nigel Farage has a ‘violent temper’ claims female MEP. Nikki Sinclaire, a former Ukip MEP, claims Nigel Farage threatened her with his fist during an outburst
Nikki Sinclaire, who left Mr Farage’s party and now sits as an independent, claimed the Ukip leader has a “violent temper” Photo: GETTY IMAGES A former Ukip MEP claims Nigel Farage left her trembling after putting his fist in front of her face during a furious outburst. Nikki Sinclaire, who left Mr Farage’s party and now … Continue reading
Woman’s suicide sparks hate fest on Official EDL Facebook Page. The apparent suicide of a woman in West Yorkshire supermarket has brought out the worst in a number of EDL supporters who are celebrating her death.
Birmingham hate filled racist, Paula Donnelly They were commenting on a Daily Mail story which identified the woman only as being of “Asian appearance” and aged between 20-40 years. Her faith was not even hinted at. She has since been named as Sobia Yousef, 36, who is reported to have recently lost her daughter to … Continue reading
Following far-right gains in France’s ongoing local elections, the country’s union of Jewish students called for voters and candidates to block further nationalist successes. The call to action by the Union of Jewish French Students, or UEJF, came on Sunday, when a strong showing by Marine Le Pen’s National Front Party in the first round … Continue reading
Liverpool band Bird horrified after BNP leader Nick Griffin praises their music. Far-right politician had said he was a big fan of Bird on Twitter, praising their “brilliant sounds and powerful lyrics”
Liverpool band Bird A Liverpool band were horrified to find out British National Party leader Nick Griffin was endorsing them online. The far-right politician had said he was a big fan of Bird on Twitter, praising their “brilliant sounds and powerful lyrics”, and telling people they were “going to be huge”. But their record label hit back … Continue reading
A Conservative candidate for a South Kesteven District Council by-election is a former British National Party activist. Dr Peter Moseley was selected to fight the single-member Aveland ward after the resignation of Conservative councillor Debbie Wren in January because of work commitments. Wren had been elected in 2011 with a large majority. The announcement by … Continue reading