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Tommy Robinson has said he wants Boris Johnson to be PM—so why isn’t the media talking about it?

A lot of the fear about the rise of the far-right has been about those individuals and their parties gaining power. But that's not the full picture

By Steve Bloomfield  

Former English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson. Photo: PA

The far-right activist “Tommy Robinson” stood outside the homes of British Muslims and called them “enemy combatants.” He described the refugee crisis of 2015 as “an invasion of Europe by military age Muslim men.” He said Muslim men were “raping their way” through the country. Referring to immigration, he said “we’re importing barbarians.” He claimed that London mayor Sadiq Khan is “part of an invasion into our country.” In one video apparently from a 2011 rally, he addressed “every single Muslim” and told them…

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