Boris Johnson under fire for ‘hate’ burqa comments
Boris Johnson under fire for ‘hate’ burqa comments
UK PM May scolds Johnson for burqa remark after outcry
09 August, 2018, 03:40
Sky journalists therefore seemed surprised by their data team's unhelpful findings - although they were in line with previous research which found large majorities in favour of full face veil bans across Western Europe and Scandinavia - and for some time their news roll emphasised the 33 percent of respondents who believed Johnson's comments were racist, rather than the 60 percent who did not.
Following a growing chorus of condemnation over Johnson's derogatory views he made about Muslim women wearing burqas, Britain's Conservative Party Chairman Brandon Lewis said on Tuesday he had asked Johnson to apologize.
Many in the party saw the stand-off as a continuation of the ongoing struggle over Brexit following Mr Johnson's resignation last month over Mrs May's Chequers plan.
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He said: "It is not acceptable to describe someone as looking like a postbox or a robber".
Ms Davidson, who is talked about as a possible Remainer rival to MrJohnson for the leadership, however, went further, saying Mr Johnson's comments had been "gratuitously offensive" and that he needed to apologise. May said she agreed with Lewis.
Soubry lent her support to former Conservative minister Dominic Grieve who said that he would leave the party should Johnson become leader.
"I think Boris Johnson used language in describing people's appearance that has obviously caused offence".
Speaking on the BBC's World At One, the MP for Beaconsfield said: "If he was to become leader of the party, I won't be in it".
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Busch led 31 of the 90 laps, second only to Elliott's 52. "But I still would have run out of gas so he would have won regardless". Chase Elliott (9) leads the pack around Turn 1 during a NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, in Watkins Glen, N.Y.
He also drew criticism over bad behavior and multiple arrests, including charges that he severely beat and abused his girlfriend. Other evidence includes cellphone video and photos with three of the suspects holding large amounts of $100 bills, police said.
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England would also like to see an improved batting performance. "But in the second innings he was being himself", he signed off. Having won just three out of their last nine Tests here, England go into this second game with a poor recent record.
And while most men would look like they were heading to a high school prom in that colour, Golding is hunky enough to pull it off. In a lengthy post on Twitter, she said the premiere is "truly historic" and "more than a movie, it's a movement".
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