The ‘extremism asbo’: Time for clarity

Originally Published by Progress: 30 September 2014. Original linked here.

In today’s speech by home secretary Theresa May at the Conservative party conference, audiences were left with the overall sense that extremism, in its broadest sense, would be directly confronted by the Conservative government’s manifesto. Continue reading

However unsavoury Jobbik’s views are, Theresa May was right not to ban them

By ERIN SALTMAN | Originally Published in Left Foot Forward: 29 JANUARY 2014. Original linked here.

Last weekend, the Hungarian radical right party Jobbik (Movement for a Better Hungary) held an event in London in an attempt to rally support from London-based Hungarians in the coming national elections, to take place April 6.

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