Prison » BuzzFeed tries to take down populist news site for covering Tommy Robinson positively

Voice Of Europe
December 3, 2018

Politicalite is a tabloid right-wing media outlet. They launched barely two years ago and are an emerging and important voice in alternative media. Being new and right-wing you’d think the mainstream media wouldn’t give them a thought.

You’d be wrong.

As it happens, this past week Politicalite’s Founder Jordan James was contacted by Mark Di Stefano from BuzzFeed News UK to ask about a third-party advertising application Politicalite uses to help fund the site and writers.

After enquiring about the app Mark then asked Jordan about his affiliation with Tommy Robinson. Jordan replied that he had never met Tommy but agreed with some of what Tommy says due to his personal experiences so gives him fair coverage.

Jordan explained to Mark that as a “gay man, Islam is not welcoming to me or my partner (who can’t even come out due to homophobia in the UK) and when you receive homophobic [verbal]attacks from members of the Muslim community it doesn’t make you all that welcoming to the religion”.

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This article was posted: Monday, December 3, 2018 at 7:08 am

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