Hate Speech

Police Investigate Katie Hopkins' Ramadan Tweet In Wake Of London Terror Arrest

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK

Katie Hopkins has been accused of a hate crime after remarks she made in the wake of the arrest of a man in Whitehall on suspicion of plotting a terro...

New NUS President Describes The Sexism And Racism That Made Her Return To Education

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

“Everyone knows what the NUS is against, but they’re about to find out what we’re fighting for,” says the union’s newly elected president Sh...

Kelvin MacKenzie Uses Unfortunate Text Message From Trevor Phillips In Defence Of Ross Barkley Column

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK

A former equalities chief has accused Liverpool of “wallowing in victim status”, according to Kelvin MacKenzie, and defended the Sun columnist aft...

Tim Farron Bans Ex-Lib Dem MP From Standing In Election Over Anti-Semitism Row

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK Politics

Tim Farron has stepped into prevent a former Lib Dem MP accused of anti-Semitism from returning to parliament. Theresa May criticised Farron during P...

Murdered Paris Police Officer's Partner Vows To 'Suffer Without Hatred'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK

The partner of the Paris police officer who was murdered in a Jihadist attack, has said he will “suffer without hatred”, while holding back tears....

Ukip Forced To Deny They Want To Ban Beekeepers From Wearing Protective Gear

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK

Ukip’s first event of the election campaign has seen the party deny they want to ban beekeepers from wearing protective gear and Paul Nuttall run aw...

Sunday Show Round-Up: Labour's Nuclear Confusion and Tim Farron's Silence On Gay Sex

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 23.04.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Ukip leader Paul Nuttall was up on the first Marr since the election was called. With Ukip needing some new policies now Brexit i...

Britain First's Attempt To Exploit Paris Terror Attack Backfires Spectacularly

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.04.2017 | UK

The leader of Britain First has posted a shocking video that appeared to show British Muslims celebrating yesterday’s terror attack in Paris. Only i...

Momentum Tells Members To Place Bets On Corbyn Winning To 'Shorten The Odds'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 22.04.2017 | UK Politics

A branch of Momentum, the pro-Jeremy Corbyn grassroots left-wing campaign organisation, has encouraged its supporters to place bets on Labour winning ...

Tim Farron Finally Gives Clear Answer When Asked If He Thinks Being Gay Is A Sin

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK

Tim Farron has said he does not think homosexuality as a “sin”, having earlier caused an uproar when he failed to clarify his views. The Lib Dem ...

Three Schoolchildren Targeted In Hate Crime Near North London Park

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK

Three schoolchildren were abused and spat at in north London in a suspected hate crime, police said on Tuesday. Two 12-year-old boys and a 13-year-old...

Britain First 'Invaded' An Islamic Bookshop But It Backfired Wonderfully

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 17.04.2017 | UK

Britain First has “invaded” an Islamic bookshop in Birmingham prompting local Christians, politicians and the police to spend Easter Sunday “uni...

Everton Bans Sun Journalists Over MacKenzie Column Attacking Ross Barkley

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.04.2017 | UK

Everton on Saturday announced that it has banned The Sun journalists from its stadium and training ground in the wake of a column about player Ross Ba...

The Sun's Kelvin MacKenzie Suspended Over 'Racist' Column

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 15.04.2017 | UK

UPDATE: Everton bans The Sun journalists over Kelvin MacKenzie column. Kelvin MacKenzie has been suspended for expressing “wrong” and “unfunny...

Britain First Hacked - YouTube Disabled And Leader Called 'Massive F*cking Chav'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 14.04.2017 | UK

Britain First has been hit by a massive hack that as well as targeting its websites and Twitter accounts, also appears to have disabled their YouTube ...

Ken Livingstone Hitler Suspension 'Too Lenient' And Should Be Reviewed, Say Labour NEC Members

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Politics

Ken Livingstone’s punishment for his comments about about Hitler and Zionism was “for too lenient” and should be reviewed, two members of Labour...

Abbott Criticised For 'Disgraceful' Brexit Racism Claims During Question Time

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK

Diane Abbott has been accused of calling Brexiteers “racist” after she linked the UK’s exit from the European Union to a rise in race hate on BB...

Brexit Briefing: This Just Got Real - Now Comedians Are Being Affected By Brexit

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Politics

All you need to know from the world of Brexit this week. You can sign up for this briefing by clicking here, and you’ll receive it straight to you...

May: Livingstone Row Shows Labour 'Long Way' From Power

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has seized on Labour’s failure to expel Ken Livingstone as proof of that the Opposition is “a long way away from the common, centre gr...

Corbyn Orders New Inquiry Into 'Insensitive' Livingstone Views

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has ordered a fresh investigation into Ken Livingstone’s “grossly insensitive” remarks about Jews and Hitler. Labour’s senior di...

The Expected Consequence Of The Westminster Attack Has Yet To Emerge

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK

Londoners have proved they know the difference “between extremists and ordinary Muslims” after an expected spike in hate crime following the Westm...

Corbyn 'Should Quit' Over Livingstone Verdict - Ex-Official

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Politics

One of Labour’s most senior former officials has urged Jeremy Corbyn to step aside in the wake of the decision not to expel Ken Livingstone. Mike Cr...

Teen Wins Place At Top Uni After Writing #BlackLivesMatter 100 Times On Application Form

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A high school student has won a place at Stanford University after writing #BlackLivesMatter 100 times in his application. When asked “What matters...

A Quarter Of Jewish Students Live In Fear Of Anti-Semitic Hate Crime

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

More than a quarter of Jewish students live in fear of anti-Semitic hate crime, new research has revealed. A study by the NUS into the experiences of...

Ken Livingstone Blames Jewish Chronicle For Hitler Row

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Politics

Ken Livingstone has blamed the Jewish Chronicle newspaper for the damage done to the Labour Party after he suggested Adolf Hitler had supported Zionis...