I wonder when another ‘vile ideology’ will be banned from the UK for being ‘racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic’?
A ‘racist, anti-Semitic, and homophobic organisation which stirs up hatred, glorifies violence, and promotes a vile ideology’ has been banned in the UK.
The Home Secretary has approved a move to proscribe neo-Nazi group National Action, branding the organisation “racist, anti-Semitic, and homophobic”.
Membership of the fascist group will become a criminal offence on Friday, marking the first time a far-right organisation has been banned under terrorism laws.
The self-styled “nationalist youth movement” had expressed admiration for terrorist Thomas Mair, who murdered Labour MP Jo Cox in June, and tweeted offensive language about Jewish people lifted directly from Adolf Hitler’s Nazi Party.
Amber Rudd said: “As Home Secretary, I am clear that the safety and security of our families, communities, and country comes first. Read more »