Tommy Robinson’s statement of resignation from the EDL has fuelled speculation he might be gearing up to run in European or Parliamentary elections. But with his string of criminal convictions and the extremist reputation of the marching mob he founded, the question is will any political party have him? A UKIP spokesperson told Political Scrapbook the mere question of […]
With the Daily Mail suggesting yesterday that the Vicky Pryce speeding points trial collapsed because the jury were black, the only public figure to back the paper has been, errrr, Nick Griffin: What’s gone wrong with Britain’s juries? ask media after Vicky Pryce fiasco. As no-one else dares say: Nothing, that was a 3rd World […]
Thankfully, it’s not Scrapbook’s responsibility to watch hour-long Nick Griffin speeches. That burden falls to extremism analyst and academic Matthew Goodwin (@GoodwinMJ), who picks out some bizarre Griffinführer quotes from a speech given to activists in Coventry over the weekend. “Yep, me and the kids ate road kill once.” Attempts to secure a share of £335,000 European funding aren’t the only […]
BNP leader, Nick Griffin, tweeted this picture of himself in Ukraine captioned “In centre of Kiev. Yankee cultural imperialism struts its stuff“. The country’s far-right Svoboda party, allied with the BNP, has been seen to make huge gains in elections this week. Doubtless Nick will be meeting up with some of his fascist friends.
Asked about civil partnerships and gay marriage by Leeds Student, BNP leader Nick Griffin claims: “Civil partnerships are a way of sliding towards marriage for everyone through the backdoor. It undermines the institution of marriage, and as a result of that, children will die over the next few years, because they’ll be brought up in homes […]
Home of couple targeted is being watched by police Griffin under investigation by Cambridgeshire Police One of couple tells BBC that BNP leader is “an idiot” The home of a gay couple targeted by Nick Griffin online is now being watched by police. Meanwhile, Cambridgeshire Constabulary are also investigating whether a case can be brought against […]
UPDATE: Cambridgeshire Police have told Scrapbook they are “aware of the incident” involving Griffin’s tweets. We’re trying to find out more right now. UPDATE II: Nick Griffin’s Twitter account has now been suspended UPDATE III: The account is now back, with the address tweet deleted BNP leader Nick Griffin has published the home address of a […]