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Cameron 'Pandering To Ukip' With Controversial New Peer

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been accused of "yet again running scared of Ukip" by appointing the head of a controversial anti-migration pressure group to the Ho...

A Labour MP Thinks Ukip Would 'Decimate' Efforts To Tackle Ebola

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip would "decimate" Britain's aid budget and hamper efforts to tackle the Ebola virus, a Labour MP has suggested. Speaking in the House of Common...

Ed Miliband Even Getting Flak From Lord Sugar

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband's leadership woes have not eased as Labour peer Lord Sugar warned that he was "not liked by a lot of people". This comes as former cabi...

Just When You Thought It Couldn't Get Any Worse For Ed Miliband...

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Politics

There are fresh concerns in Labour's ranks today about Ed Miliband after the party narrowly scraped a byelection victory last night, with one senior m...

Farage Under Fire For These Rather Provocative NHS Comments...

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage has come under fire after calling for corporations to be allowed to "run the National Health Service and streamline it". The Ukip lea...

Ukip Defend Man Who Fears 'Gaystapo' Joining Party

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip has been forced to defend the fact that controversial ex-Christian Peoples Alliance leader Alan Craig, who once dubbed gay rights activists the "...

7 Things Ukip's New Donor Could Have Better Spent His £900,000 On

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip's new backer, former Tory party donor Arron Banks, pledged yesterday to give the party a massive £1 million donation, in a huge boost for its co...

Farage Is Quids In Thanks To His New Millionaire Backer

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage's latest Tory defector, the former party donor Arron Banks, has pledged to give Ukip a massive £1 million donation, in a huge boost for ...

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Vote Tory And You May Find It Harder To Travel Around Europe

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Politics

The Conservatives will push to change the European principle of free movement if they win the next election in a bid to curb the number of immigrants ...

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Tory MP Has No Problem With Farage Being Deputy Prime Minister

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Politics

Jacob Rees-Mogg has urged the Tories to forge closer links with Ukip, going as far as having Nigel Farage become deputy prime minister in a new Tory-U...

'Ukip Has Taken Over The Tory Party'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.09.2014 | UK Politics

The Tories have been accused of trying to "appease" Ukip by hosting the leader of a controversial Finnish eurosceptic party at their annual conference...

Here's Why Ukip Won't Change Its Name If Scots Back Independence

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.09.2014 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage's United Kingdom Independence Party (Ukip) has dashed speculation that it could be forced to change its name if Scots back independence n...

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Will Labour MPs Join Ukip? One Says That Is 'Wishful Thinking'

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip's claim that several Labour MPs could follow former Tory Douglas Carswell and defect to Nigel Farage's party has been derided as "wishful thinkin...

Disgraced Ex-Tory MP Neil Hamilton Hopes To Become Ukip MP

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Politics

Neil Hamilton, the disgraced former Tory MP who is now deputy chairman of Ukip, has revealed he is bidding to become Ukip's candidate for the parliame...

Douglas Carswell's Seat Is The Most 'Ukip-Friendly' In Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Politics

Tory MP Douglas Carswell, who announced today he was defecting to Ukip and triggering a by-election, has a good chance of being re-elected as accordin...

Watch A Video Of The Moment Tory MP Douglas Carswell Defected To Ukip

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Politics

Tory MP Douglas Carswell's shock defection to Ukip has taken many by surprise. The news has set off fevered speculation about which other Conservat...

6 Tories Who Could Follow Carswell And Join Ukip

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Politics

Tory MP Douglas Carswell's shock defection to Ukip has ramped up speculation about whether other Conservatives may follow him. See also: Tory MP Do...

A 'Social Catastrophe'... Ukip's Latest Tax Plan Isn't Going Down Too Well

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip's new "blue-collar platform", offering policies like raising the point at which the 40p rate income tax kicks in to £45,000, has been panned as ...

Listen To The Most Awkward Interview Cameron Has Had All Month

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been so busy touring the studios to trumpet today's economic growth figures that when speaking to BBC Radio Tees, he seemed to forge...

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'It's Important We Don't Stigmatise Individual Nationalities'

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip's new migration spokesperson Steven Woolfe has promised to forge the "most ethical immigration policy" of all the parties in the run up to the ge...

Spectacular Nigel Farage Rant In Brussels Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage has returned to the European Parliament for its new session with a characteristically passionate rant against the EU. After leading h...

WATCH: The Moment Nigel Farage Literally Turned His Back On The EU

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage led his fellow Ukip MEPs in an act of protest against the European Parliament as they turned their backs while the European Union's anthe...

Angry About HS2? Going To War? Nigel Wants You To Have Your Say

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Politics

Voters should be given the right to stop Britain going to war and put a halt to major controversial projects such as HS2, Nigel Farage has said. Uk...

Should Cameron Stop Juncker By Copying Nigel Farage? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Politics

David Cameron is making a last-ditch attempt this week to stop former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker becoming the next president of the Europe...

Ukip Continue To Normalise Homophobia

Anna Tippett | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Politics
Anna Tippett

Within the storm of normalised homophobia UKIP have created, it is easy to forget the thousands of young LGBT people who are yet to 'come out'. A sixteen year old Christian who is coming to terms with being gay is likely to be severely affected by the comments made by UKIP councillors, particularly when using the Bible as a platform for hate. This needs to change and it should not be used as a tool to endorsing a discriminatory political agenda.