#Right Wing

The Calais Crisis Will Only be Resolved With Compassion and Pragmatism

Alan Grant | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK
Alan Grant

Perhaps if we remembered that in this bleak world of ours Britain shines like a beacon of freedom, tolerance and compassion then we can be proud of ourselves, proud to help others and proud to push the international community to do its best. If we can rally round a positive patriotism about the place we're lucky enough to call home then we can drown-out the anti-British naysayers as well as helping those who sincerely need our help.

Left or Right? The Curious Case of the SNP

Alan Grant | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Politics
Alan Grant

The Scottish National Party is a genuinely unique animal in our modern politics. It has grown from being the butt of many a political joke to become the dominant force in the Scottish Parliament in just a few election cycles. It now occupies a large swathe of the green benches in a Parliament that its members and politicians would rather not have any part of and their forward momentum, depending on how the next Holyrood elections go, shows no sign of ending.

The Right-Wing Victory - Can We Really Complain?

Cohan Chew | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Politics
Cohan Chew

The election results at the start of the month came as quite a shock. With a Labour-SNP coalition taking the lead at the polls, a Tory majority seemed highly unlikely. However, winning just over 50% of the 650 seats, the Conservative party shamed the pollsters' predictions.

An Open Letter to Tim Farron

Hisham Nehar | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Politics
Hisham Nehar

With you as the front runner and likely successor to Clegg as Liberal Democrat Leader, I feel I ought to express some thoughts and make some points to consider moving forward after the party's decimation at the election.

Is Lovely Bubbly "Champagne Socialism" What People Actually Want?

Tom Conrad | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Politics
Tom Conrad

The success of unregulated capitalism isn't because it's the better system, but because capitalists continue to win the propaganda war.

Is There Any Room for the Right in Student Politics?

Keumars Afifi-Sabet | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The anti-establishment nature of the student movement has also been a permanent, seemingly uncompromising fixture. Some of the major issues facing students too - rising rents and the day-to-day costs of living for example - could arguably be fixed by implementing a series of interventionist policies than by relying on the free market.

Ebola 'Outbreak' Draws Out America's Right Wing Madhouse

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- “Ebola Hits New York,” screamed headlines across US media on Friday (including HuffPost) following news that a 33-year-old doctor had ...

Britain First Are Hurt The 'Right-Wing' Media Doesn't Support Them

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK

Far-right group Britain First have announced they will be encouraging their "millions" of followers to boycott the Daily Mail and The Sun. The news...

The Next Election: It's About Foreigners - Stupid!

Bob Morgan | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Politics
Bob Morgan

Nigel Farage has made it plain that even if the UK suffers a drop in GDP; because we limit immigration then it is worth it. Farage wants us out of the European Union and wants to stop the UK spending money on overseas aid.

Charlotte Meredith

Britain First Protest Against Rotherham Abuse By Flogging Merchandise

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 04.10.2014 | UK

The far right descended on Rotherham Saturday to rally against the appalling findings of an inquiry into child sex abuse - and to make a few extra pou...

Charlotte Meredith

Why Britain Is Facing 'One Of The Most Worrying Periods Of Right-Wing Extremism'

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK

The threat from far-right extremism is growing in the UK, a senior Home Office adviser warned today, with Islamophobia escalating in the wake of Islam...

Four Arrests As The EDL March In Rotherham

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK

Four men have been arrested as an English Defence League march kicked off in Rotherham to protest recent shocking revelations about child sexual explo...

Europe's Problem With Far-Right Violence

Vidhya Ramalingam | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Politics
Vidhya Ramalingam

We aim to start a conversation on how Europe can engage directly with the problem of far-right extremism. It is a conversation about solutions.

Republican Politician Finally Proves The Existence Of God

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Comedy

Man has finally proved the existence of God. After several millennia of war, killing, death and sacrifice, the debate over the divine was sensationall...

Right-Wing Flames That Have Licked Europe Fanned by Lack of Education

The Conversation UK | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Politics
The Conversation UK

By Ian H Robertson, Trinity College Dublin As Europe wakens to a wave of newly elected right-wing Members of the European Parliament, our multi-racia...

The Top Ten Ukip Arguments (And Why They Are False)

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Politics
Kieran Turner-Dave

Immigrants are not a strain on the public sector, austerity is. Moreover, if Ukip truly believe that "Britain is full", should the party be urging its members to stop procreating? Same-sex relationships would surely be far more patriotic?

Who Reads The Papers?

Ben Mirza | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Mirza

Social and political leanings dictate who reads what, and here's a rundown of which newspapers appeal to which people.

One In 10 Voters Think Nigel Farage Leans Towards The Left

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK

One in ten voters believe Nigel Farage leans to the left, according to some rather confusing poll results. Voters surveyed in an Ipsos MORI poll fo...

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...

Merkel Blasted Over 'Tasteless' Visit To Nazi Death Camp

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK

Angela Merkel has come under fire over a visit to the former Nazi concentration camp at Dachau during an election campaign. The German Chancellor s...

First World Problems, Benifits and Free Health

Robert Bradley | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Politics
Robert Bradley

Without both the benefits and the NHS we'd be living in a very frightening society, we'd have slums and diseases would spread amongst them and those unable to afford to even travel to see their nearest GP. We have it extremely good here in Britain, and sometimes you just have to ignore the politics tit for tat tactics, as that really is all that it is.

In Defence of David Cameron

James Snell | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Politics
James Snell

David Cameron's premiership is not an unmixed success, and he needs to focus on tacking the deficit, rather than merely appearing to do so. Once he has made a concerted effort to regain control of the nation's finances, then we will be able to properly evaluate his legacy.

We'll Have A Gay Old Time

Nick Abbot | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK Politics
Nick Abbot

Overwhelmingly, gay marriage is a old issue, by which I mean that old people make up the vast majority of those fulminating against it. The younger the demographic, the less bothered they are. It is quite hard to see what all the fuss is about if you are in your teens or twenties.

Boston Marathon 'Right Wing' Talk Does Left, Right and Centre a Disservice

Philip White | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Politics
Philip White

Does partisanship know no bounds? Is it impossible for liberals and conservatives to see ambiguity? Can we focus on healing the wounded, instead of hurling hurtful words at ideological 'opponents'?

No Lurch To The Right, Says Cameron..

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has promised not to "lurch to the right" in the wake of the Conservatives' humiliation in the Eastleigh by-election. But at the same ...