View Full Version : Ken Livingstone to Run for Mayor of London Again

C. Flower
24-09-2010, 10:33 AM
Ken has thrown his hat into the ring again. He was a whole new animal in British politics, and proved himself an effective urban administrator, with a strong egalistarian influence on the capital. Free Sunday public transport was one of his first measures.


Any good (or bad) Ken stories ?

Summerday Sands
24-09-2010, 11:31 AM
Good to see him beat the Blairite Oona King
YouTube - Labour select Red Ken for London mayor candidate (24Sept10)

24-09-2010, 02:49 PM
He's a nutcase. Boris to win by a mile..... you heard it here first!:D

The danger is that, if leading figures like Ken Livingstone continue to claim that Yusuf al-Qaradawi is a ‘moderate’, they will feed the EDL/BNP narrative that there is no such thing as a moderate Muslim. For many British people, particularly those living outside the larger cities, their only knowledge of Muslims and Islam comes from the media. If they see a Muslim figure who supports FGM, punishing homosexuality and wife-beating being lauded as a “progressive”, then some may well ask ‘How regressive are the views of other Muslims?’.

Livingstones buddy on Adolf:-

Throughout history, Allah has imposed upon the [Jews] people who would punish them for their corruption. The last punishment was carried out by Hitler. By means of all the things he did to them – even though they exaggerated this issue – he managed to put them in their place. This was divine punishment for them. Allah willing, the next time will be at the hand of the believers.[51]

Kens best friend on suicide bombing:-

Qaradawi has condemned attacks on all civilians except within Israel.[52] He supports suicide attacks on all Israelis, including women and children[53][54] since he views the Israeli society as a "completely military" society that did not include any civilians.[55] He also considers pregnant women and their unborn babies to be valid targets on the ground that the babies could grow up to join the Israeli Army.[56]

Kens religious advisor on female genital mutilation:-

Female Circumcision

While stating that female circumcision (FGM) is "not required" in his book, Modern Fatwas", he adds: "whoever finds it serving the interest of his daughters should do it, and I personally support this under the current circumstances in the modern world."[68][69]

Kens a progressive, ie. he's an Islington product. A tool.