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EDL join political party

Issue No. 2279

The racist English Defence League (EDL) has announced a tie-up with the British Freedom Party (BFP), which emerged from a splinter group of the fascist British National Party last year.

This attempt at realignment. brings together the two elements of a classic fascist organisation—an electoral, suit-wearing BFP wing and the EDL’s army of street thugs.

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Tue 22 Nov 2011, 18:25 GMT
Issue No. 2279
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