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November 25, 2016

The right must stop explaining away the crimes of Thomas Mair

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Douglas Murray

Originally published by the New Statesman

When I was a teenager, and prone to overlapping love affairs as teenagers often are, I found myself abandoned by one girl in favour of a white boy, and found another at the expense of a Muslim.

As Douglas Murray, a columnist for the Spectator and the Express has perceptively written on the problem of extremism, anyone who seeks “to apportion blame where it is not due while refusing to condemn those actually responsible, is not just a willing dupe. They are part of the problem.”

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Douglas Murray

About Douglas Murray

A bestselling author and award-winning political commentator, he previously founded the Centre for Social Cohesion, which monitors extremism in Britain. Murray is the author of numerous publications including, "Victims of Intimidation: Freedom of Speech within Europe's Muslim Communities". A columnist for Standpoint magazine, he writes for a variety of other publications, including the Spectator and Wall Street Journal. Murray is an expert on Islamist extremism and UK foreign policy. He recently published a book on the Saville Inquiry into Bloody Sunday.

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