The Bunglawussi mob is jubilant:
Andrew Gilligan reminds us who Lutfur Rahman is: ‘Britain’s Islamic republic’: full transcript of Channel 4 Dispatches programme on Lutfur Rahman, the IFE and Tower Hamlets
Outside the Wellington Way polling station in Tower Hamlets yesterday, as at many other polling stations in the borough, people had to run a gauntlet of Lutfur Rahman supporters to reach the ballot box. As one Bengali woman voter went past them, we heard one of the Rahman army scolding her for her “immodest dress.”
That incident is perhaps a tiny taste of the future for Britain’s poorest borough now it has elected Mr Rahman as its first executive mayor, with almost total power over its Â£1 billion budget. At the count last night, one very senior figure in the Tower Hamlets Labour Party said: “It really is Britain’s Islamic republic now.”
For the last eight months â€“ without complaint or challenge from Mr Rahman â€“ this blog and newspaper have laid out his close links with agroup of powerful local businessmen and with aÂ Muslim supremacist body, the Islamic Forum of Europe (IFE) – whichÂ believes, in its own words, in transforming the “very infrastructure of society, its institutions, its culture, its political order and its creed… from ignorance to Islam.” Mr Rahman hasÂ refused to deny these claims. Â Â Read More
Tower Hamlets elections always turn nasty. But the campaign to install the fundamentalist sympathiser, Lutfur Rahman, as mayor of the borough on Thursday has entered whole new continents of squalor.Â Read More
Vlad Tepes nearly killed me by putting this up:
Lutfur RahmanÂ´s Top Advisor – “Drive out the Jews and Christians!”
“No visitor to a country can demand that it change its rules” – but the world and everything in it belongs to Allah…..
Wouldn’t it be just grand if he meant that for Muslims ‘visiting’ Western lands and not just as he does, for infidels in Muslim countries.