Bloody Nasty People
The Rise of Britain's Far RightBook - 2012
"The past decade saw the rise of the British National Party, the country's most successful ever far-right political movement, and the emergence of thhe anti-Islamic English Defence League. Taking aim at asylum seekers, Muslims, 'enforced multiculturalism' and benefit 'scroungers', these groups have been working overtime to shift the blame for the nation's ills onto the shoulders of the vulnerable. ... Drawing on archival research and interviews with key figures, such as BNP leader Nick Griffin, Trilling shopws how previously marginal characters from a tiny neo-Nazi subculture successfully exploited tensions exacerbated by the fear of immigration, the War on Terror and steepening economic inequality. ..."--Book jacket.
Publisher: London ; Brooklyn, Ny : Verso Books, 2012
Description: 234 p. ; 22 cm
Branch Call Number: 324.241 Tri