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Nick Lowles’ blog

Nick is HOPE not hate co-ordinator, see all Nicks blogs

Let's deal with our rotten politics

Sunday, 1 May 2016

From flickr: Steve Snodgrass

This has been a really terrible week for the Labour Party. As if Thursday's local elections weren't going to be difficult (and disappointing?) enough, the party has been embroiled in a row over antisemitic comments by some of its leading figures. While there are undoubtedly some both inside and outside the  more...


Labour's antisemitism problem

Thursday, 28 April 2016

Ken Livingstone and Naz Shah

As I write this, Labour is embroiled in yet another unseemly row about antisemitism. Yesterday the party suspended Bradford West MP Naz Shah, over her comments on Facebook in 2014 suggesting that Israel should be moved to America. This time it was former London Mayor and Labour NEC member Ken Livingstone who  more...


The Insider’s blog

Getting under the skin of the far-right, see all Insiders blogs

Renshaw calls for nazis to go hunt Jews and 'eradicate' them

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Renshaw: Calls for murder of Jews

I first wrote about Jack Renshaw way back in 2013 when he was just a silly student trying to punch like he held intellectual weight in the declining British National Party (BNP). Watching him rise through the depleted ranks of the far-right has also seen his moral and social decline. Yes,  more...


Far-right round up

Friday, 29 April 2016

Bell aka Tommy Johnson: Naughty boy

The British National Party (BNP) South West Organiser Julie Lake recently announced she was stepping down. Then she was not. Then she was happy again. Just this last week she has been particularly happy with the attention she has been receiving from Party Chairman Adam Walker. Hardly a moment has passed  more...


Purple Rain blog

Putting UKIP under the magnifying glass, see all PR blogs

Foul Islamophobia of UKIP Calderdale candidate Christopher Michael Baksa

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Christopher Michael Baksa

Christopher Michael Baksa is on Thursday standing for UKIP in Calderdale’s Luddendenfoot & Walsden ward. Judging by his Facebook page his pitch to voters is based largely on the peddling of myths, lies and hatred directed almost exclusively at Muslims. If you want to see the filth he posts, click here  more...


Gobby EDL DJ gets UKIP membership

Saturday, 23 April 2016

Russell: Shameless moron

UKIP faces fresh embarrassment today after it was revealed that the party’s North Thanet branch has accepted one of the EDL’s loudest tub-thumpers as a member. We do mean loudest in its literal sense for Davey Russell is famous for being the gobbiest, rantiest fascist on the circuit. Not for nothing  more...