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Cologne exposes a crisis in our continent, yet parliament is debating Donald Trump

9 January 2016 18:03

Europe is going through a period of radical change, but it is facing this with a process of radical self-distraction. Unwilling…

A British policeman shouldn’t take orders from a radical Islamist preacher

23 June 2015 16:58

Each year Anjem Choudary earns more in benefits than a soldier does starting off in our armed forces. This is…

Don’t try and bring race into the voting booth. It has no place there

17 April 2015 16:39

The voting booth is, to borrow a fitting phrase from history, the great leveller. Outside the voting booth, you might…

A hard-Left anarchist tears into Isis and its liberal apologists. Blimey

15 November 2014 17:44

Update: He’s called Martin Wright and you can see a clip of him speaking here at a Class War event in…

The View from 22 podcast: is climate change good, Tommy Robinson and another Tory/Lib Dem pact

17 October 2013 8:39

Are there any upsides to climate change? On this week’s View from 22 podcast, author and columnist Matt Ridley discusses the…

Did the Catholic Church get to Tommy Robinson?

8 October 2013 11:43

I met Stephen Lennon/Tommy Robinson once, in Luton. Dreadful place – I’d wear a niqab just to reduce my view…

Mehdi Hasan and the EDL

30 July 2013 10:17

At the weekend I was on the BBC TV programme Sunday Morning Live. We discussed pilgrimages and the ethics of…

Hats off to Sarah Montague

11 June 2013 17:12

Well done to the BBC Today programme’s Sarah Montague for not screaming abuse at Tommy Robinson, the English Defence League…

Tackling the far right

20 August 2011 9:32

The English Defence League marches are heinous, but tolerated by the English authorities. Not so in my homeland, where the…

May intervenes to restore order

12 August 2011 12:50

Theresa May has banned an EDL march in Telford tomorrow, although the organisation will be allowed into the town to…