Apply the desert island test

SIR - With reference to the BNP debate. If you were abandoned on a desert island, who would you prefer to be with – a depressed and angry young white man, or a practically minded African immigrant who was humane enough to care for you, and had a grea

SIR - With reference to the BNP debate.

If you were abandoned on a desert island, who would you prefer to be with - a depressed and angry young white man, or a practically minded African immigrant who was humane enough to care for you, and had a great sense of humour?

Those who wrap themselves in the Union Jack should try and look beneath the colour of the skin and remember - the symbol of the Union Jack is a cross - the cross on which a brown Jewish man was crucified for being truly humane, and whose teachings have shaped British culture - - tolerance, fair-mindedness, and a hatred of bullies in whatever left or right wing political guise they appear.

Jeremy Bell


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