Friday 19 October 2018

Britain First are disgusting - and really stupid

Jayda Fransen giving the thumbs down outside Schengen
Jayda Fransen giving the thumbs down outside Schengen
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

I was once accosted by a group of self-professed anarchists who started shrieking 'no speech for fascists' every time I opened my mouth.

I, not unreasonably, pointed out that if they thought I was fascist, they better wait to see what was coming down the pipe. After all, if someone expressing genuine concern for the way the West is going in terms of immigration and security is a fascist, then most of us, by that metric, are fascists.

When such immensely silly people run around, accusing everyone they disagree with as being the F word, what term is left to describe actual fascists, like, for instance, Britain First, the decidedly dodgy and reprehensible group of fringe-dwelling nutters who were retweeted by Trump the other day?

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