Category: UKIP

UKIP Leadership Election – Who is Henry Bolton?

Henry Bolton beat Anne Marie Waters, who said Islam was “evil” and a “killing machine”, to the top job to roars of approval at UKIP’s conference in Torquay.  Obviously Anne Marie Waters was just too anti-Islam and right wing for the majority of the ‘conservative’ UKIP members.

Local Election Result from Loughborough South

In Lincolnshire, where Paul Nuttall is expected to stand in the general election in Boston and Skegness, UKIP went from being the official opposition to having no seats at all as the Tories gained 23 seats.

Fake News from Sweden Reported By BBC News Channel

Sweden’s Liberal Party Integration Minister has been forced to admit she falsely told the BBC the number of reported rapes in the country was falling.  The misleading claims drew sharp criticism from MPs, economists, and criminologists.

Stoke-on-Trent By-Election Final List Of Candidates

The by-election is due to take place on February 23. Eligible voters have until midnight on February 7 to register in time to take part in the by-election.
Labour retained the seat in 2015 with a majority of 5,175 over UKIP with the Conservatives a further 33 votes behind. Labour has held the seat since its creation in 1950.

May’s Brexit Is Not What It Seems

In an interesting report from John Shaw on this website last week he noticed that in a study held prior to the Referendum Afro-Asian voters intended to support ‘Remain’ in a much higher ratio than UK ‘born and bred’ voters.

Nigel Farage Invited to Donald Trump’s Presidential Inauguration

It was reported today that Nigel Farage has been invited to the inauguration of Donald Trump on January 20th as a guest of Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant. 
Asked if he would be attending the event, Nigel Farage told Sky News, “I most certainly am, I can’t wait.”

New Year Message

Electorates throughout the White World have never before, at any rate in recent times, been so alert to the dangers or so aware of the opportunities. The vote to leave the European Union in the UK, the increased votes for the FN in France, the FPO in Austria, Alternative für Deutschland in Germany and the Dutch Freedom Party in the Netherlands and, of course, the election of Donald Trump in the United States are all graphic examples.

Director of Hope Not Hate Nick Lowles has entered damage control mode after Breitbart London editor in chief Raheem Kassam exposed his organisation’s methods.

Mr. Lowles decided to slam Mr. Kassam who, as a private citizen, had begun a crowdfunding project to gather information on the self-proclaimed anti-fascist organisation
Taking his effort to the Guardian, Lowles noted that Kassam was the editor of Breitbart, calling the website “far-right” but not offering any evidence to back up this spurious claim.

Brexit – Will The Decision Of The People Be Respected By Parliament and The Courts?

Hilary Benn, the Labour MP who strongly backed Remain has warned Brexiteers that he now holds the power to dictate the conditions on which Britain will leave the EU.
Mr Benn, who leads the Parliament’s Brexit Committee, told Sky News that the single market will be a priority amid fears that desperate Remain MPs will water down the terms of Brexit.
Following this week’s controversial High Court Brexit ruling, Parliament now holds the power to activate Article 50 – the formal start of Brexit negotiations. 

Is There A Case For Progressing BREXIT by Royal Prerogative?

The High Court’s judgement on Article 50 obviously triggers a constitutional crisis. This is a victory for those who seek to subvert the will of the people and block Brexit by whatever means possible. Unless the judgement is overturned by the Supreme Court, the ‘Remainers’ in Parliament will be able to overturn the Referendum result