One virtue of democracy is that it does not give special prominence to the loudest people in judging the mood of a crowd.
Posts Tagged: The Holocaust
Today we mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
Livingstone’s conduct is deeply offensive both to those of us who lost loved ones in the Holocaust, and to the vast majority of people in the United Kingdom.
Why is the Government allowing itself to be bullied into accepting this baseless policy by civil servants?
“It can happen again: the danger of rising anti-Semitism”: Sajid Javid’s speech to the Holocaust Educational Trust
“I can’t remember the last time I spoke to a Jewish friend or colleague who hasn’t, at some point, found themselves sitting awkwardly at a dinner party.”
Iain Dale: The Conservative Party is acting like North Korea over its London Mayoral candidate selection
Plus: Zac Goldsmith tells me that he won’t stand in a by-election if the Heathrow decision fails to go his way.
The law he favours would create ‘special administrative units’ to monitor those suspected of holding intolerant views. Who will sit on these surveillance operations?