Good piece on Breivik. Listening to the far-right bang on about their obsessions is at once amusing and enormously depressing. What planet are these people living on?
Originally posted on Guy Debord's Cat:
I’ve just been reading this rather fascinating article in yesterday’s Guardian, which tells us that Britain’s far-right extremists see Norwegian mass-killer and self-styled “knight”, Anders Breivik as a role model. That in itself isn’t disturbing, we expect the fash to admire Breivik. They admire anyone who claims to hate Islam, ‘multi-culturalism’ and the non-existent concept of ‘cultural Marxism’. What I find interesting is the far-right’s rush to claim that any one of their number who is imprisoned for violent offences is automatically a martyr in their eyes.
Here’s an unintentionally amusing quote from the article that reveals the far-right’s penchant for drama.