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Issue No. 2042

“We should be looking at the subject of Asian women and whether we need to require them to speak English before they are given a settlement visa.”
Jack Straw, continues his obsessive vendetta against Asian women

“We need to recognise that there is a big cultural divide between Muslims and the rest of us, more than say with the Afro-Caribbean community.”
Jack Straw

“It is unfair that foreigners come to this country illegitimately and steal our benefits, steal our services like the NHS and undermine the minimum wage by working.”
Home secretary John Reid, attacks immigrant workers

“There is a document in which Ruth Turner alleges that Lord Levy has asked her to lie for him.”
Mr Justice Wilkie, who granted an injunction stopping a BBC programme detailing allegations about Labour’s chief fundraiser and the “cash for honours” scandal

“Oh fuck.”
Tony Blair’s aide Ruth Turner, in an email to the prime minister’s chief of staff saying that Lord Levy has asked her to lie for him

“All that has made me unpopular in some circles and initially provoked some venomous comment in the press and especially, on an enjoyably lavish scale, in Socialist Worker.”
Professor David Coleman, of the anti-immigration group Migrationwatch

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Who Says?
Sat 17 Mar 2007, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 2042
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