You are referring to this poll from SKY News news.sky.com/skynews/Home/Sky-News-Archive/Article/200806413520516
A Sky News poll has revealed widespread public support for many of the BNP’s policies – but less backing for the party itself. The findings will prove worrying for all the main parties in the run-up to the local elections in nine days’ time.
The internet pollster YouGov questioned 1,841 people between last Friday and Monday.
They were asked whether they supported halting all further immigration to the UK.
Nearly six out of 10 – 59% – who did not know it was a BNP plan, said they would back the idea.
But among those who were told it was BNP policy, the level of support was 48% – a drop of 11% .
More than half of those surveyed agreed all immigrants should be denied the right to bring further members of their family into this country.
However, the number fell by 9% among people who were aware it was a BNP policy.
The average level of support for the BNP’s ideas was 55% among those who were not told where they had come from.
Among those who knew it was 49%.
Pollsters say if the BNP changed its image, it could do very well in the local elections.
The problem with a poll like this is they are asking the questions based on BNP published policies, not what the BNP would actually do in power.
I doubt the pollsters asked if they’d vote for a potential prime minister who denied the holocaust and had party members who believe rape isn’t a serious crime!
Nick Eriksen, the BNP’s London organiser and the second-highest candidate on its list for the Assembly, is the author of “Sir John Bull,” a notorious far-Right blog which has regularly advocated hatred and abuse against women.”
On 24 August 2005, Mr Eriksen wrote: “I’ve never understood why so many men have allowed themselves to be brainwashed by the feminazi myth machine into believing that rape is such a serious crime … Rape is simply sex. Women enjoy sex, so rape cannot be such a terrible physical ordeal.
“To suggest that rape, when conducted without violence, is a serious crime is like suggesting that force feeding a woman chocolate cake is a heinous offence. A woman would be more inconvenienced by having her handbag snatched.
“The demonisation of rape is all part of the feminazi desire to obtain power and mastery over men. Men who go along with the rape myth are either morons or traitors.”
I wonder if he’d feel the same way if he ended up in prison with a cell mate named Bubba who liked cake of a different persuasion.
The BNP is filled with people like Mr Eriksen and if the BNP gained power it’s people like him who will set not just immigration policy, but all policies!
Labour and the Conservatives haven’t done a brilliant job at running the country so far, but at least you’d feel relatively safe running into them in a dark alley, would you feel safe passing the average BNP candidate when you know many of them idealise people like Hitler?
The BNP are very scary people!!!
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