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Boris Johnson Extremism

Has called for human rights-violating measures

He has called for reversing the presumption of innocence because it is hard to press charges without evidence:

The law needs a swift and minor change so that there is a “rebuttable presumption” that all those visiting war areas without notifying the authorities have done so for a terrorist purpose.

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Samuel Westrop Extremism

Sam Westrop is a right-wing pro-Israel activist who has been spreading a lot of hatred in support of Israel’s recent onslaught and has thereby shown that he too is in agreement with Israel’s killing of innocent men, women and children. 1,022 more words


Theresa May Extremism

Against Human Rights

BBC reported that she has stated that the Cons would consider leaving the European Convention on Human Rights if they were elected in 2015 because it restricted UK’s ability to… 499 more words


Michael Gove Extremism

Michael Gove, formerly the Secretary of State for Education.  He is currently the chief whip.  He is a signatory to the statement of principles for the noted Islamophobic neoconservative think-tank Henry Jackson Society. 833 more words


Quote of the Week: John Gray, "Black Mass"

In America the Right has splintered between neo-conservative ideologues and paleo-conservative nativists. The common factor in these disparate currents is that conservatism has ceased to be a coherent political project. 81 more words


William Shawcross Extremism

Controversial Appointment

Both the Labour and the Lib Dem MPs criticised Shawcross.  MPs drew the attention of their concern at his pre-appointment hearing highlighting his extreme political views, bias towards the conservative party, and his resultant lack of impartiality.   677 more words


The Rolling Stones - Sweet Neo Con

Timeless protest songs aren’t so direct, but perhaps Keith and Mick were not trying to be metaphorical back in 2005. The song takes on George W. 159 more words