Tories under pressure to sack new Housing Chief after “antisemitic conspiracy theories” surface

Tom D. Rogers - 6th November 2018

The Conservative Party’s claims to hold a zero tolerance approach towards antisemitism have been left in tatters after their decision to appoint a new Housing Tsar who has been repeatedly accused of antisemitism and is a friend of the anti-Jewish far-right Hungarian President, Viktor Orban.

On Friday, the Tory Communities Secretary James Brokenshire announced that the philosopher and author Roger Scruton had been appointed to chair the Tories’ new Housing and Architecture Committee... See more

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