By Jeff Hurford
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Protest forces hate pastor to cancel

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Issue 2424

Islamophobic pastor James McConnell was forced to cancel a lecture in Pontypridd, South Wales, after anti-racists threatened to protest.

McConnell caused outrage this year when he likened Muslims to the devil and praised Enoch Powell.

Unite Against Fascism Wales organised a counter demonstration outside the Hawthorne Leisure Centre where he was due to attend.

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