When someone says Russia’s going to invade
doing gods work
Their Facebook page has over 400,000 likes, more than Labour, Conservatives, Liberal Democrats, UKIP, or BNP, by a considerable margin. A lot of these likes were likely from people who have no real interest in Far Right politics, but were drawn in by their agreeable posts like “remember dogs die in hot cars” and “share if you hate paedophiles”.
They’re not short on cash either, they sell a fair amount of merchandise and probably make a lot from advertising on the page, so it really wouldn’t surprise me if they were to put forward candidates at next years general election.
It’s pretty easy to dismiss the far right as an idle threat but I’m feeling concerned about this group in particular, the BNP and EDL are all but dead, UKIP have broken the mainstream, there’s not much place else for the extreme right to go.