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Curious Kippers are unpalatable

My analysis of Ukip’s Friends of Israel event in Westminster:

When people discuss Ukip’s “odd bedfellows” they are usually referring to the party’s questionable partners in the European Parliament. But there is another uneasy alliance fighting for air – Ukip’s relationship with British Jewry and Israel supporters.
Tuesday’s Ukip Friends of Israel meeting in Westminster was a peculiar event, attended by around 50 party supporters and interested onlookers.
Nigel Farage’s “people’s army” appeared on this occasion to consist largely of Anglo-Saxon men in their sixties, clad in purple trousers and Ukip-branded ties. There was, admittedly, a smattering of kippot and noticeably Orthodox Jews … Continue Reading