The Transport Secretary, an early backer of Johnson for the leadership, has become one of the Government’s most trusted media performers
Traditional secular nationalist-driven Palestinian terrorism has been taking on a more religiously motivated dimension in recent years.
To me, he was the original blue-collar Conservative, embodying the values of an Essex man – of decency and hard work.
Furthermore, there have been huge efforts at places of worship to stop the spread of the virus.
He had a rare gift for reaching Jewish and non-Jewish and popular and elite audiences with his advocacy of community over individualism.
“Britain would not be Britain without its Jewish community, and we will stand with you and celebrate with you all the year round.”
Sara Khan should hold an investigation into racial and religious prejudice among all the main parties.
At times, says the Education Secretary, the post he holds requires “a bold and vociferous and constant presence”. But “at other times less so”.
It is a sad and all-too-obvious fact that most of the decision makers I meet in my role as Mayor are people who look like me.
The Government should adopt a working definition of anti-Muslim prejudice and hatred. But it must be based on objective criteria, overseen by people we elect.
We doubt that such institutional bias exists. But we would say that, wouldn’t we? Fortunately, Sayeeda Warsi has hit on a solution.
For most of the Far Left, Jews must now be defined by class. And since they are usually in the wrong class, they must therefore be part of the class enemy.
“The story of Passover teaches us that though wrong may triumph for a time, the arc of history always bends to the righteous.”
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Politicians like Geert Wilders who want to ban the Quran and who treat all Muslims as “the enemy within” are doing ISIS’s work for them.