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Mel P in 2005 vs Mel P in 2011

Here is Mel P writing on her blog in 2005 about why it is right to have incitement to racial hatred laws but not incitement to religious hatred laws: “Attacking people on account of their race is to attack what … Continue reading

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Is Spectator editor Fraser Nelson an idiot?

  The editor of The Spectator, Fraser Nelson, is quoted in the Independent today defending Melanie Phillips’ racist outburst about Arabs in a blogpost she wrote for the Spectator website last week. “We are quite clear that Melanie Phillips hasn’t … Continue reading

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Update: The Spectator forced to apologise to Islam Expo

Further to my recent blog a couple of weeks ago noting that the right-wing Spectator news magazine was being sued by Islam Expo in relation to an article they published on their website by Stephen Pollard (the editor of the … Continue reading

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The Spectator is sued over links to Harry’s Place

The Guardian draws our attention today to a significant High Court judgement last month regarding Islam Expo. Islam Expo are apparently suing the right-wing Spectator weekly news magazine about a 2009 article by Stephen Pollard (who also happens to be the editor … Continue reading

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