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: Nazism
The former mayor has blown his own gaff.
Khalid Masood, who murdered PC Keith Palmer, turns out to be one – and was originally called Adrian Elms.
Reading back, it highlights how supposedly level-headed ‘realists’ were so slow to recognise the true nature of the National Socialist regime.
Today we mark Holocaust Memorial Day.
I can just about imagine why a gay Parisian might just decide to send an unequivocal message to the Left at the next election.
I would refuse naturalisation as a British citizen to anyone who does not subscribe to the values.
Yes, political debate must be responsible. But it must also be robust – on immigration, and everything else
We are four days away from the biggest political decision of our generation. Let the arguments be put.
There would be greater support for the Government’s Prevent Strategy were this truth more widely understood and promoted.
Joe Carlebach: On Holocaust Memorial Day, I remember the tragic tale of the Jews who had served in Germany’s army
Their country rewarded them by taking the lives of their wives and children, their mothers, sisters, fathers and brothers.
When it comes to bans and bars from Britain, circumstances count. But there should always be a presumption in favour of freedom.
“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.”
In 2005, the party still only had 17 women MPs. Ten years on, it is 68. The Universities are taking note.
Cameron’s inability to read Merkel’s intentions is part of a much wider ignorance of German geography, history, politics, language and manners.
The art world should be grateful for politicians who don’t take too close an interest in culture