Nick Lowles’ blog

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

Tackling Islamist extremism must be an issue for the British Left

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

The awful murder of photojournalist James Foley, supposedly at the hands of a British jihadist, is just the latest outrage from a group that is seeking to impose its Islamist extremism on all around them. While ISIS is currently operating just in the Middle East, the ideology that underpins it is  more...

Let's help Abu Rumaysah live out his dream

Monday, 18 August 2014

Poor old Abu Rumaysah. Last Friday he sadly told Channel 4 News that he would like nothing more than to go and live in the so-called Islamic State but was prevented from doing so by the British security services. He even offered to renounce his citizenship if that would help  more...

The Insider’s blog

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

Will Griffin get his groove back?

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Midnight Cowboys: Derek with his new hero,  Adam

Many people have been wondering whether the change of leadership in the British National Party is real or just cosmetic. Those who know the current leader Adam Walker are adamant that he is incapable of even dressing himself properly let alone running a political party. Walker's detractors (and there are many) also  more...

More White lies?

Monday, 18 August 2014

White: Longstanding Leeds thug

There was somewhat of a surprise and a shock for long term antiracist and antifascist activists in Leeds yesterday. Long time activists were horrified to see on the protest for Gaza the notorious neo-Nazi thug of Redwatch, BNP and C18 infamy Tony White. White was one of the founders of the infamous  more...

Purple Rain blog

Putting UKIP under the magnifying glass, see all PR blogs

Ukip bad boy Bloom ‘horrified’ as his firm is fined for gambling couple £2m

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

An investment firm whose major shareholder is the controversial former Ukip MEP Godfrey Bloom has been ordered to pay a retired couple more than £2m in damages after losing a High Court case where it was condemned for giving “negligent advice” and gambling their money on mining and natural resource  more...

Ukip MEP apologises for calling Thai party member a 'ting tong'

Monday, 18 August 2014

A Ukip MEP has apologised "profusely" after calling a Thai constituent, and member of the party, a "ting tong". Janice Atkinson, who represents the south east, was recorded making the comments after meeting Fa Munday, a mobile food seller in Ramsgate, Kent. She said: " that was good. We've got Fa who's,  more...