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Party Politics: Just Say What You Mean and Mean What You Say

David Mooney | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Politics
David Mooney

We've hit the part of the General Election campaign that really starts to get on my nerves. The funny thing is, I genuinely think this vote could be one of the most interesting in the UK's history, given how disillusionment with large swathes of the political spectrum has resulted in no one party looking capable of gaining an overall majority...

Why I Challenged Farage on Racism

Barbara Ntumy | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Barbara Ntumy

I took on Farage because I'm sick of the toxic atmosphere, scapegoating those who were not responsible for the economic crisis instead of the economic vandalism of bankers and those in the financial sector. The debate on immigration is fuelled by racism and xenophobia.

The Leader Debate Was a Seven Way Disaster, Which Is Why You Need to Vote

Nicholas Mazzei | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Politics
Nicholas Mazzei

This debate left me with one thought in mind: you need to go out and vote. Not because of the excellent performance of these politicians, but because we need people to go and select better politicians.

Ukip Turf Out MEP Over Expenses

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Politics

She's gone. Ukip expelled Janice Atkinson on Monday evening. The MEP was kicked out after her chief of staff was filmed apparently asking for an infla...

'The UK's Far-Right: Weakest for 20 yYars' - So Why Doesn't It Feel Like it?

Lewis Barton | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Politics
Lewis Barton

There is no doubt that the decline of the BNP and the EDL is a positive development for the UK, however we shouldn't be popping the champagne just yet. There is still a lot of work to be done.

Farage Could Be Gone On May 8th

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.03.2015 | UK Politics

Ukip boss Nigel Farage has promised to quit as head of the party should the good people of South Thanet fail to elect him as their MP in May. Writing ...

Herr Goebbels Won't Like This Comparison

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Politics

A Downing Street advisor has compared Nigel Farage (leader of the UK Independence Party) to Joseph Goebbels (Reich Minister of Propaganda in Nazi Germ...

Farage Comprehensively Proves He Doesn't Understand Race Discrimination Laws

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Politics

Employers should have the right to discriminate on the basis of nationality - that’s the view of Nigel Farage, who said Britain's race laws that pre...

Ukip Migration Spokesman Shoots Down Farage's Ban On Terminally Ill Migrants

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage has been awkwardly undermined by his own migration spokesman after saying the party would ban immigrants with "life-threatening" illnesse...

Farage Dumps Ukip's Immigration Target 'Live On Air'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage has back-flipped on imposing "arbitrary targets" on immigration, despite Ukip previously advocating a cap on people coming to Britain for...

'We Don't Need The Full Gym Membership,' Tories Tell Dave Over EU

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Politics

David Cameron needs to forge a "minimalist" relationship for the UK with the European Union, a senior Tory MP has argued, warning that the political b...

Paul Vale

Farage Delivers Barnstorming Speech In DC To Half-Empty Room

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Politics

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Nigel Farage delivered a barnstorming speech to an empty room on Thursday, telling several banks of chairs the West must "stan...

Here Come The Actual Net Migration Figures

PA | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Politics

The final estimate of net migration - the difference between migrants leaving and arriving in the UK - before the general election on May 7 will be re...

Leave the EU? We'd Rather Leave the UK If Ukip Comes Into Power!

Marta Krupinska | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Politics
Marta Krupinska

As a hardworking Polish migrant in Britain, the thought of Nigel Farage sticking on the kettle at Number 10 is a terrifying thought. But, like the million viewers across the country who tuned in, we were forced to picture this distressing scenario during Channel 4's UKIP: The First 100 Days last Monday.

Most Ukip Voters Claim To Be Prejudiced Against Other Races.. But Not Racist

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Politics

Almost half of Ukip's supporters declare themselves to be 'racially prejudiced', yet the majority say they are inherently not racist. Pollster YouG...

Nigel Farage Is Now Being Trolled By A 'Terrorist-Like' Fringe Party

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage's bid to be elected MP for South Thanet will require him to beat the Tories, the comedian Al Murray, and in the words of one local reside...

Ukip Candidate's Chocolate Freddo Comparison Isn't Going Down Well

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Politics

Ukip has been sucked into yet another race row after a parliamentary candidate compared rapper Tinchy Stryder to a Freddo chocolate bar. Nathan Ga...

6 Times Ukip Showed It's Had A Very Chaotic Start To 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Politics

With Ukip facing ever more scrutiny in the run up to the 2015 general election, Nigel Farage has been battling to show off his party in the best possi...

Ukip Mock 'Delusional' Shapps For Ruling Out Post-Election Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Politics

Ukip have branded Tory chairman Grant Shapps "delusional" for ruling out any possibility of the Tories doing any "pacts and deals" with them after th...

Ukip's 'Wet Turd' Row Has Party Holding Its Nose

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Politics

Ukip's founder, Professor Alan Sked, has issued a withering verdict of Douglas Carswell's leadership potential, saying he has "the charisma of a wet t...

Asa Bennett

Ukip After Farage? Here's How The Party Would Try To Survive...

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Politics

Even Nigel Farage's fiercest critics admit he is a formidable presence in Ukip. The eurosceptic leader has repeatedly mused about how long he may l...

It's 100 Days to the General Election: And it Looks Like We're ALL DOOMED!

Simon Ward | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Simon Ward

In fairness, it can't be easy trying to get people excited about politics in the UK, especially when you've got the likes of David Cameron and Nigel Farage ignoring you like you've just crawled out of Downton Abbey's servant's quarters to feed them dinner.

Ukip Admits 'F**k Up' To Vet Defecting MEP Over Links To Kidnapper

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Politics

Ukip has admitted to not doing enough to vet Amjad Bashir, the Ukip MEP who over the weekend joined the Tories, amid accusations that he failed to tel...

'Ukip Should Represent Bigots', Says Party PR Man

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2015 | UK Politics

The man recruited by Ukip to stop "bad stuff" about the party appearing in the media... has comically fluffed his lines by stating that Nigel Farage's...

Asa Bennett

The Rising Ukip Star Putting Himself Forward As Farage's Successor

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Politics

Senior Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe has suggested that he could stand to succeed Nigel Farage as leader of the party, describing it as "one of the most exci...