“Mr Griffin, stop holding that comb under you nose and do please put your arm down.”
The British are instinctively racist – and that’s in spite of enjoying what is culturally the most diverse population in the world. There has been a growing fascination with the political far-Right since Fascism’s heyday of the 1930s. Even King Edward Vlll experienced a certain “frisson” when in the company of either Adolf Hitler or Oswald Mosley. Many of England’s ruling classes found a certain glamour in their association with extremists. Continue reading Question Slime
President Obama has sent John Kerry over to Afghanistan to smack the back of president Hamid Karzai’s legs. It appears that the last Afghan election was conducted fraudulently. As a result it would appear that Karzai does not have the minimum 50% of the vote that confirmed him as the rightful winner. The needlessly macho-named Operation Panther’s Claw was a waste of time – although it was never clear how a bunch of soldiers (including 10 dead Brits) could make an election “fair” because the whole thing was run like a circus with guns. There will now be a run-off between Karzai and his chief rival Abdullah Abdullah. Kerry, pontificating on Obamas’s behalf spoke of the need for a “legitimate outcome.” It would be interesting to speculate how recent history would have turned out if the same rules had been applied to the first George W Bush election.
Nick Griffin MEP Continue reading BNP or not BNP