HOPE not hate


Nick Lowles’ blog

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

13,000 and growing

Saturday, 22 October 2016

Over 13,000 people have put their names to the cards which we will deliver to the bosses of the BBC and Channel 4 in support of Fatima Manji and Gary Lineker, who have both been targeted by bigots, bullies and racists for either their faith or for caring about refugees.   more...

Stand with Fatima and Gary

Friday, 21 October 2016

Will you stand with me alongside Channel 4 News reporter Fatima Manji, and Match of the Day commentator Gary Lineker? Both have been singled out for abuse by the press, and the far right, simply for their clothing & faith (Manji) and for speaking up for refugees & human dignity (Lineker). HOPE  more...

The Insider’s blog

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

Bad weekend for nazi gatherings

Saturday, 22 October 2016

White Lives Moron in Margate

Well, Margate played host to the inaugural 'White Lives Matter' march today. It was actually just the usual National Front rejects under the leadership of notorious gob and organisational disaster Paul Prodromou. Knowing that Prodromou was leading the shuffle along the sea front should give you a clue just how much  more...

Locals recoil at far right Timperley protest

Friday, 21 October 2016

Angela Holbrooks

Legitimate concerns about a greenbelt planning proposal face being undermined after the far right hijacked a protest in the south Manchester suburb of Timperley. The proposal by the Altrincham and Hale Muslim Association to build a community centre has met a mixed response from local residents. Some have argued that the  more...

Stateside blog

Keep abreast of developments ahead of the US Presidential elections, see all Stateside blogs

The ‘Counter-Jihad’ Movement’s Revealing Reaction to Black Lives Matter

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Those who believe themselves to be self-styled ‘counter-jihadists’ (part of what we define as the counter-jihad movement, or CJM) are forever telling us that they are not racist. They only target Islamic extremists, they maintain. Of course, anyone who monitors them, as we do, knows that is a willful flight  more...

A Divided Nation

Sunday, 17 July 2016

This weekend saw three police officers being shot dead and another three injured in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Americans are famous for their optimism. As far back as the start of the 19th century the French political thinker and historian Alexis de Tocqueville noted how Americans ‘have all a lively faith in the perfectibility of man […] and they admit that what appears to them to be good  more...

Purple Rain blog

Putting UKIP under the magnifying glass, see all PR blogs

UKIP in meltdown as leadership favourite Steven Woolfe is hospitalised

Friday, 7 October 2016

UKIP is facing potential oblivion after Steven Woolfe MEP, the favourite in UKIP’s frenzied leadership race, was hospitalised after reportedly being punched by a fellow MEP in Strasbourg yesterday. The clash, which occurred less than 48-hours after new leader Diane James’ shock resignation, has sparked a showdown between key UKIP figures  more...

Revealed – UKIP Youth Leader’s Assault Caution

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Jamie Ross McKenzie, Chair of UKIP’s controversial youth wing, Young Independence (YI), was once given a police caution for common assault after abusing a bouncer outside a nightclub, it has emerged. UKIP has strongly denied that the assault was racially motivated. A spokesperson for UKIP said: “Jamie Ross McKenzie was given  more...