Former minister asked to say sorry for comparing veiled Muslims to bank robbers. Boris Johnson has been told by Conservative party chiefs to apologise for his claim that Muslim women in burqas resemble letter boxes and bank robbers.
Tory chairman tells Boris Johnson to apologise for comparing women who wear burqas to ‘bank robbers’
Tory chairman Brandon Lewis has called on Boris Johnson to apologise for comments he made comparing women who wear the burqa to’letterboxes’ and ‘bank robbers’.
Conservative chairman Brandon Lewis demands Boris Johnson apologise as he’s accused of ‘bigotry’ over burqa comments
Conservative chairman Brendon Lewis has called on Boris Johnson to apologise after he said Muslim women wearing full-face veils looked “like letter boxes”.
Far-right extremists in the UK are exploiting Islamophobia as a lucrative platform to build support amid a sharp increase in anti-Muslim abuse and violence, according to a hate crime report published on Monday
Speech by Communities Secretary Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP.
People with “latent racial prejudices” are feeling emboldened to act on their views, according to a report from Tell MAMA.
Report by monitor group Tell Mama finds women are being disproportionately targeted
Speech is labelled ‘deeply disturbing’ and ‘worrying’ by anti-Islamophobia group
Rhodenne Chand called for attacks on Muslims and mosques in the wake of atrocities in Manchester and London Bridge
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