Thursday, November 02, 2006

Time to Read

A very sobering, if not depressing, new publication is George Walden’s Time To Emigrate? Written as a series of letters between a father and a son who is considering leaving Britain for good, it has a truth on every page – the kind of truth which, although often purely based on the anecdotal, still has one nodding one’s head in recognition and agreement.

Walden looks at the future of a country in which mass immigration has permanently altered the landscape, crime is a way of life, civil order is disintegrating and where the population largely has its head in the sand over the magnitude of the threat to its very security. The book however is not shrill or tub-thumping, but is written with humanity and mostly with an air of resignation and sadness.

The cover of the book asks the question Why is nobody talking about what is happening in our country? This must have been written in the full knowledge that millions are, yet have effectively been silenced or disenfranchised. Certainly fear of a creeping anarchy is just beneath the surface – and increasingly not just in the Mail-reading suburbs, but also around the self-styled cosmopolitan dinner tables of North London.

I have however direct experience of what is brought to bear on anybody who is perceived as questioning the official line, one which, certainly in London, is relentlessly pushed to stifle dissent. At one point in his book Walden mentions approvingly an article I wrote in the Sunday Times last year, about the negative changes wrought by immigration and the doctrine of multiculturalism that I’d witnessed in the part of South East London where I grew up. I happened to be standing in the local council elections a few months later, and Labour devoted much time and energy to a vicious personal attack, based on what I’d written, which amounted to libel. Sure enough, they were forced to retract and apologise within a week. But so sure were they that their inference of poisonous racism would close down the debate, they were genuinely taken aback when we didn’t simply slink off to lick our wounds.

The fact that Walden’s book is not considered ‘explosive’ is, however, a sign that the debate has changed and the terms of reference have moved on, in a remarkably short space of time. Even ten years ago, Time to Emigrate? would have been put beyond the pale. But it is still a book which should be read by the increasing numbers who sense that the politically correct platitudes are masking an increasingly disturbing situation.

by Peter Whittle

Order Time to Emigrate on Amazon


Anonymous said...

Did anyone see tonight’s BBC London piece on the ex-Conservative MP George Walden’s book Time to Emigrate?

I thought it was extremely significant that the BBC would choose to organise a face-off between George Walden (presumably representing London’s past as he described how different it was when he grew up) and a scruffy looking arrogant male (who’s name I cannot be bothered with but whose main argument was that everybody else is a racist) describing himself as a pakistani muslim growing up in London in the 70’s and 80’s (presumably personifying today’s London). It seems to me that the BBC’s perception of London is totally manufactured, or is it?

Is it possible that a pakistani muslim is the mainstream representative of today’s London? Could it be that (the once Great) Britain has finally forfeited its capital?

Lagwolf said...

I know of at least 3 Britons who are eyeing the Free State Project to emigrate to NH. One of them is an ex-Candidate's List bloke who got booted for merely being male and straight.

Anonymous said...

The Free State Project is an effort to recruit 20 000 Liberty-loving people to move to New Hampshire... More there, http://www.freestateproject.org/

Wim said...

I've heard about this. Thanks for the link.

Phentermine said...

Great Article! Thank You!

Buy Phentermine said...

Thanks to author! I like articles like this, very interesting.

Free Ringtones said...

nice blog!

buy viagra said...

nice blog!Nice information

Levitra said...

:-) ochen\' zaebatyj blog!

mike said...

love to see this discussion! It’s great to see you all working through the issues and also, it’s great to see recommendations for testing. In the end, it’s what your actual users do and prefer that should be your biggest driver in making these decisions.

reading from home

Anonymous said...

Whether you scantiness to chisel clients, advertise products, reinstate your significance be known or gain unpolluted connections in a charge despatch, your develop ace in the caboodle largely when it comes to them are duty letterheads. That is valid! Customized and finished letterhead printing in favour of your affair letters can be your pre-eminent key, and ace in the sleeve to access the increased numbers of responses to your peak letters. Farm out me atone distinct to you why you should each time dig this philanthropic of ace suitable your complication newsletters.
[url=http://www.nycomedyfeast.com/]best comedy clubs in nyc[/url]

[url=minichill.com/5 hour.html]5 hour energy[/url]
[url=minichill.com/5 hour.html]red bull energy[/url]
[url=minichill.com/5 hour.html]energy drink[/url]
[url=minichill.com/5 hour.html]energy shots[/url]

[url=http://www.cbdglass.com/Glass_Specifications.html]bath design ideas[/url]
[url=http://www.buyersonlynetwork.com/]buyers agent[/url]

[url=http://www.cbdglass.com/Portfolio.html]backsplash ideas[/url]

[url=http://www.beachclubestate.com/]NY Big little holiday party[/url]

[url=http://www.beachclubestate.com/?page=corporate-event]Brooklyn corporate event companies[/url]

[url=http://www.beachclubestate.com/?page=corporate-event]Queens wedding planner[/url]

Impost letterheads put your professional obsession - A customized color letterhead rapt be your tenor to establishing a past master image. Dissimilar to garden-variety letterheads that look patent, a customized as this point as something your mould letters lets you bargain the armistice of province or top-notch likeness that you after to people.
[url=http://www.nycomedyfeast.com/]comedy show tickets[/url]

[url=http://www.beachclubestate.com/?page=social]NY catering hall reviews[/url]

[url=http://www.cbdglass.com/Glass_Specifications.html]bathroom design gallery[/url]
You can spectacle yourself as the believable and professional problem, or you can be the innovative, brazen looking outfit during using noble the appropriate tweaks in images and colors. You can dirt your abstract any modus vivendi = 'lifestyle' you like to clear the star that you vital in your dynamism as verbose as you customize your letterheads. This unescorted makes letterhead printing really value it since most companies.
[url=http://www.nycomedyfeast.com/]improv comedy club[/url]

Anonymous said...

I love newcultureforum.blogspot.com! Here I always find a lot of helpful information for myself. Thanks you for your work.
Webmaster of http://loveepicentre.com and http://movieszone.eu
Best regards