English Defence League

Tommy Robinson Leaves EDL

John Sargeant | Posted 08.12.2013 | UK Politics
John Sargeant

If we genuinely believe Tommy the EDL could become even worse - the question is will it disband into it's component parts or become more potent on the streets. It would benefit all to think we can now concentrate more on radicalisation to extreme Islamism, combating militant Islamism and Islamist ideology.

Jessica Elgot

Tommy Robinson Explains Decision To Quit EDL At Secret Quilliam Event In London

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK

On the same day that Tommy Robinson announced he was leaving the English Defence League (EDL), saying he was unable to control "extremist elements" wi...

Where Now for the EDL?

Jamie Bartlett | Posted 08.12.2013 | UK Politics
Jamie Bartlett

Tommy Robinson and the rarely seen but equally important Kevin Carroll are going to leave the English Defence League. It's not much of a surprise: but the resulting fall out might be. The reason, according to Tommy, is that he can't contain extreme right wing elements with the movement... Readers might be surprised to know that he is the face of the moderate wing of the EDL.

EDL's Tommy Robinson Quits: His Top 10 Moments in Power

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Tommy Robinson Explains Decision To Quit EDL At Secret Quilliam Event As Tommy Robinson wishes a fond farewell to the English Defence Lea...

EDL Fans Are Really Mad At Tommy Robinson

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Tommy Robinson Explains Decision To Quit EDL At Secret Quilliam Event So this is the end for the EDL and Tommy Robinson. And, like the en...

Tommy Robinson Quits The EDL, A Sceptical Twitter Reacts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Tommy Robinson Explains Decision To Quit EDL At Secret Quilliam Event Tommy Robinson has announced that he has quit the English Defence L...

Jessica Elgot

Tommy Robinson Quits The EDL

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Tommy Robinson Explains Decision To Quit EDL At Secret Quilliam Event Tommy Robinson has sensationally quit the English Defence League, s...

Fugitive EDL Founder Behind Bars

Posted 07.10.2013 | UK

A senior English Defence League member who fled before the start of his trial for robbery is behind bars. Nottinghamshire Police said they had arre...

Fugitive Former EDL Leader 'To Surrender Himself To Police'

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK

One of the former leaders and co-founders of the English Defence League has apparently stated that he is ready to hand himself into police after going...

Former Sikh EDL Leader On The Run Following Violent Robbery

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK

One of the former leaders and co-founders of the English Defence League has been found guilty of a violent botched robbery and is now on the run, poli...

Tulisa 'Driven From Home' By EDL

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK

Tulisa is "too scared" to stay in her house after she repeatedly spotted the leader of the EDL filming with a cameraman in a car outside her home, it ...

What Has Tommy Robinson Been Barred From?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2013 | UK

Tommy Robinson was asked to leave a casino on Monday as he is on a national list of people barred from gambling establishments. The leader of the E...

What REALLY Happened In Selfridges?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2013 | UK

UPDATE: The Usdaw trade union has issued a revised statement. It reads as follows: "The shopworker concerned is an Usdaw member and we are providin...

Selfridges Criticised For Giving Tommy Robinson Free Steak Dinner

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK

Selfridges has been criticised for giving Tommy Robinson a free steak dinner by way of apology after one of their sales assistants refused to serve hi...

Selfridges Worker Reinstated After EDL Incident

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Selfridges have been criticised for giving the EDL's Tommy Robinson a free steak dinner. A Selfridges shop assistant who was suspended fo...

Selfridges Regrets EDL Snub

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Selfridges says it is "very disappointed" at the actions of a member of staff who allegedly refused to serve EDL leader Tommy Robinson and a friend. ...

EDL Leader 'Thrown Out Of Casino'

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Monday was a rough day for Tommy Robinson. Not only was the EDL leader and a friend allegedly refused service in Selfridges but it also appears he ...

Anti-Racism Gig Cancelled After 'EDL Fears'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2013 | UK

An anti-racism concert was cancelled after a police warning about far-right violence. The Love Music Hate Racism gig was due to take place in a pub...

'We Are Coming Down The Road #EDL'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Two men have been arrested after the EDL and members of the Muslim community held demonstrations in the London borough of Tower Hamlets. ...

We Must Stand Up to the EDL

John Biggs AM | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Politics
John Biggs AM

I am a firm advocate of our right to free speech in the UK. However, this right must be balanced against other human rights. And in this instance it must be balanced against the right of the people of Tower Hamlets to a peaceful home free from people whose sole aim is to create hostility and incite racial hatred.

Judge Rules On EDL Petition To March Through 'Sharia' Suburb

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Two men have been arrested after the EDL and members of the Muslim community held demonstrations in the London borough of Tower Hamlets. ...

EDL In Legal Fight To March In East London

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

English Defence League leaders have told a High Court judge they object to police stopping a march in east London planned for Saturday. PROFILE: To...

Army Investigates Soldiers' Links To The EDL

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK

The Army is investigating soldiers for possible links to the English Defence League, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed. Campaigners say extreme...

'Don't Hate, Gyrate!'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

After an an apparent hack took it offline, the website of the English Defence League has taken another, possibly more serious blow. It now ranks be...

EDL Website Down (Again)

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Tech

After briefly coming back online after being hacked on Tuesday, the website of the English Defence League has now been taken completely offline. Ha...