April 30th, 2013

Ken Livingstone Blames America for Boston Bombing

Ken Livingstone has gone on Iranian State TV to blame the evil Americans for terrorists blowing up Boston:

“Very often, people get incredibly angry about injustices that they see. They would have been reading about the torture at Guantanamo Bay, at Baghram airbase. They would have read stuff about how, I think it is 54 different countries secretly collaborated with America for this rendition — people being snatched off streets taken to be tortured, because the Bush regime believed that they were all potential terrorists.

There was such ignorance in the Bush White House about Islam and about the history of so many disputes that exist in the Middle East. People get angry — they lash out. It’s the whole squalid intervention that has disfigured the record of the Western democracies. I think this fuels the anger of the young men, who — as we saw in Boston — went out, and, out of anger and demand for revenge, claimed lives in the West.”

Odd that he was a little more cautious with his words when it was London hit by Islamists. Here is what he really thinks.


112 Comments

  1. 1
    Will.socialists.ever.stop.being.hypocrites says:

    If people hate America so much why do they go and live there?

  2. 2
    Whippersnapper2 says:

    Who is Ken Livinghunt?

  3. 3
    Will.socialists.ever.stop.being.hypocrites says:

    If Brits go and live in France and then decide they don’t like the toilets there is that a good enough excuse to bomb the Eiffel Tower?

  4. 4
    (I don't need no doctor) says:

    Refuse Livingstone entry into the UK on his return from Iran. What is the sick arsewipe doing there anyway?

  5. 5
    Max By Graves says:

    He would be even more cautious if angry people took it out on British politicians – like Ken Livingstone

  6. 6
    wrthomson says:

    Good man Ken! lol.

  7. 7
    Balls' ed says:

    If he is in Iran, can we cancel his return ticket?

  8. 8
    Morgan's Organ says:

    A disgusting, opportunistic dead beat.

  9. 9
    the mystic mould with the appearance of the face of Jesus says:

    the word revenge is interesting in this context

  10. 10

    Nothing he says there is factually incorrect.

  11. 11
    VERITAS ITS BLEAK IN SUNDERLAND WITH 3 LABOUR MPS says:

    Livingstone is an arcehole whose career ,thankfully,is over and now prostitutes himself on Iranian for lucre,that tells you all you need to know.

  12. 12
    sproggingforbenefits says:

    #NotKenAgain

  13. 13
    JabbaTheCat says:

    I think you’ll find the PressTV studios are in London…

  14. 14
    Mike Hunt says:

    Nothing he says is factually correct.

  15. 15
    Andrew Efiong says:

    “People get angry — they lash out”

    Sure some people can get the hump. But to go and kill people? That’s inexcusable.

    I got angry with my soaring Council Tax bill during Ken’s time as Mayor but I voted for efficiency and value rather than resorting to violence.

  16. 16
    I Remember You Hoo says:

    Red Ken has never met a terrorist he didn’t like, nor one who’s cause he couldn’t support.

  17. 17
    sGOM says:

    Once a Jeremy, always a Jeremy..

    Move along! No surprises here..

  18. 18
    widescreen2010 says:

    True enough.

  19. 19
    Owen Jones says:

    UKIP ……Ha ! Ha ! Ha !

    A UKIP candidate has been suspended from standing in elections for Somerset County Council after photos appeared on his Facebook account showing him making a Nazi-style salute.

    Alex Wood, 22, said the picture was taken out of context and associated comments were not written by him.

    Mr Wood said he had informed the police “some days ago” and said he believed his account had been “hijacked”.

    UKIP said his candidacy “was suspended pending the police investigation”.

  20. 20
    Old Blind Pugh says:

    Off topic but it looks as if Cams has thrown in the towel about attacking UKip, has a deal actually been done between Farage and Cams or is Dave keeping his powder dry for the big one to attack then. http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2013/apr/29/cameron-refuse-attack-ukip

  21. 21
    Libertyscott says:

    Ken is a version of George Galloway, who wasn’t quite as successful in ingratiating himself with mass murderers.

  22. 22

    Only if it kills enough people one would imagine.

  23. 23
    Wyle Cop says:

    When even the denizens of Londonistan have had enough of him, you know he’s a tosser.

    More importantly, Mr. Littlejohn for UKIP:

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-2316746/RICHARD-LITTLEJOHN-How-protest-ballot-box.html

  24. 24
    Ron Barras says:

    These were two prime plonkers who did something terrible and stupid.

    They’re a pair of prats, not jihadi nutters. Only Ken would link these prize plonkers with politics.

  25. 25
    Owen jones says:

    Bollocks. I saw him on the platform at Hampstead Heath last week. One quick push would have stopped all this nonsense.

    Ken thou really art a total Hunt.

  26. 26
    The Grim Reaper says:

    Our Ken works for the Iranian front -Press TV. That is: he takes money from the extremist Islamist thugocracy. Just like Gee Gee.

    Iran also pays for this sort of thing:

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/palestinianauthority/10025466/Fear-and-fundamentalism-as-the-modesty-police-patrol-Gaza.html

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/palestinianauthority/10023810/Hamas-teaches-Palestinian-schoolboys-how-to-fire-Kalashnikovs.html

    Coming soon to your town……thanks to an army of fellow travellers

  27. 27
    Henry Brubaker says:

    How does that odious newt fucker know what the boston bombers motives were? To my knowledge there has been no statement etc from the survivor or any group he may be part of.

    He should just join Respect and be done with it.

  28. 28
    Will.socialists.ever.stop.being.hypocrites says:

    But he didn’t wear a Nazi uniform as Ed Balls did? Whatever happened to him?

  29. 29
    Inspector Cleaseau says:

    A bhom??

  30. 30
    tonto says:

    i blame custer – heap bad pale face!

  31. 31
    Old Blind Pugh says:

    Well Geedo no1 always used to be lambasting the EU, and France in particular, where did he go for his summer holidays, France of course. If folks go to live abroad they have to be prepared to learn the language and not as some do live in little Englander ghettos, immigrants to the UK are accused of that sort of thing.

  32. 32
    tonto says:

    its the same distance that the electorate should have maintained between mad ken and power

  33. 33
    Inspector Cleaseau says:

    Or the Conservative M.P. who made a Nazi salute!

    All parties have fruitcakes and crooks. They throw them out (or don’t).

  34. 34
    Labour PArty says:

    On the other hand we a re a respectable mainstream party that started needless wars and engaged in trying to __ e t h n i c a l l y __ c l e a n s e __ England of the English.

  35. 35
    Ed goeBalls says:

    So what?

  36. 36
    Labour Uncut says:

    The mask has slipped. Labour’s extremism is there for all to see with senior figures like Ken Livingstone cosying up to Iranian state TV and trying to justify acts of violence.

  37. 37
    Old Blind Pugh says:

    Isn’t it time that Red Ken retired he must be of retirement age?

  38. 38
  39. 39
    Inspector Cleaseau says:

    Excellent interview by Farage this morning BTW. He’s still a clown, but talks well.

  40. 40
    master of fox hounds says:

    Ther ewas such metropolitan ignorance and contempt in Islington amongst the Bliar ruling classes forthe richand complex culture of rural England it’s little wonder that young men became incredibly angry and started bombing multi culti hang outs. er. except that er they didn’t. because that’s not English. It’s mad foreign. Isn’t it Ken?

  41. 41
    Lady Thatcher says:

    Didn’t he have something to do with London…or was it Fairy liquid?

  42. 42
    diomalco says:

    When Livingstone gets bombed I hope he remembers, if able to, it was justified by the anger felt by a vicious murderer.

  43. 43
    Blimey says:

    The atrocities/terrorism were under way before any of the excuses for them he cites occurred. This is a guy who wanted to make London a “beacon for Islam”. Pass the sick bag please.

  44. 44
    Wyle Cop says:

    Ca, c’est vrai, cher Pugh.

  45. 45
    Old Blind Pugh says:

    Now’t t’do wi’ me

  46. 46
    albacore says:

    Health warning: NEVER raise just one arm on its own
    Or you’ll have an army of nutters on the phone
    Demanding urgent and drastic police action
    Till LibLabCon spin doctors get satisfaction

  47. 47
    Anonymous says:

    anyone who thinks the Iraq and Afghanistan War, with 100,000s of dead Muslims isn’t a clarion call to disaffected Muslims needs their heads examining. It’s so obviously true though it doesn’t really need Ken on Press TV to say it.

  48. 48
    Dan Hodges says:

    Ukip candidate told she’s can’t be selected because she’s A*ian and M*slim http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1174046/Labour-Party-embroiled-race-row-candidate-told-white-J*wish-selected.html

  49. 49
    CHRIST ON A BIKE! says:

    Livingslime has made a career out of saying outrageous and treacherous statements. But thanks to Liebour’s D1versity agenda in London, their are many people who share his poisonous views.

    Socialists are traitors, always have been, always will be.

  50. 50
    The Circus says:

    He’s a has-been.

  51. 51
    Herman Van Aerial Disease says:

    Quite right too.. fucking terrorist twats.

  52. 52
    Fog says:

    Motives are conjecture. Feeling angry and disenfranchised, as we all feel at times, even in our own country, is not a reason/motive to kill and maim people. Feeling angry and disenfranchised, plus being mentally ill will create the recipe for wanting to harm innocent people, especially if you throw indoctrination into the mix.

    Livingstone is an apologist for violence

  53. 53
    RoadHog says:

    Islam, the so called religion of peace. Actually, the complete phrase is, there will be no peace until everyone submits to Islam.

    Islam translates as submit or submission.

    But the elites are using Islam as a useful tool. On the one hand they flood countries like Britain with Muslims that then causes internal conflicts and serves as a distraction, and on the other they use Islamic terrorism as a tool to invade other countries to install private central banks and tie up lucrative oil deals.

  54. 54
    Herman Van Aerial Disease says:

    You should see this fucking list it’s a beaut Owen… http://www.labour25.com

  55. 55
    Anonymous says:

    The article is 4 years old so fits the Labour agenda perfectly….”it was in the past so all can be forgotten, blah, blah, blah” Won’t be the case for this alleged Nazi salute from a UKIP candidate though, will it? Knocks me sick

  56. 56
    Anonymous says:

    How else can he garner muzzie support & votes?

  57. 57
    Will.socialists.ever.stop.being.hypocrites says:

    And they also want to export their loony ideals of socialism as happened under the last Labour government in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  58. 58
    Bob Fleming says:

    That would primarily be Muslim on Muslim

  59. 59

    But by Ken’s argument, yesterday’s bombing in Peshawar where six people were killed and 38 wounded was also America’s fault.

    And the 32 who died at Karbala on 3rd January.

    And the 126 at the market at Quetta a week later.

    And the 55 at Kirkuk in the following week.

    And the 64 at Akashat last month.

    And the 70 other similar multiple bombings that have occurred this year alone in which thousands more lives have been lost.

    Away you go Ken. Do your thing for peace. They all love you so much they would die for you.

  60. 60
    Herman Van Aerial Disease says:

    Red Ken the ©unt introduced the congestion charge,
    a man whose sensibility is awol
    and still at large,
    a Socialist tick in a turd of humanity which has done us no good, just caused national calamity
    A sorry excuse for an oxygen waster, a nasty old bastard a ©unt and a traitor.

  61. 61
    Lyn Gwist says:

    Aywah!! Sahih!

  62. 62
    Will.socialists.ever.stop.being.hypocrites says:

    But has any EUphobe ever suggested bombing parts of the EU because of the huge grudge we have against them – let alone do such a savage thing? Is this enough excuse to bomb Brussels? And would the Livingstone-type hypocrites spring to their defence in a similar way if they did?

  63. 63
    You figure it out says:

    …. who has STILL not produced the promised audited accounts.

  64. 64
    Wyle Cop says:

    Dim parcio.

  65. 65
    Mayor of Tehrani says:

    Hanger Lane to be precise

  66. 66
    You figure it out says:

    It’s ‘whose'; not ‘who’s’ [which means who is].

  67. 67
    Mayor of Tehrani says:

    INCREDIBLE that Livingstone ended up being Labour’s candidate for London Mayor. He is an ex presenter on Press TV. Used to present a book programme for this channel. Iranian state media that is funded and run by the sick mullahs in Iran, that incidentally Ken put homosexuals to death. You should be careful about the company you keep Livingstone, you hypocrite.

  68. 68
    (I don't need no doctor) says:

    A simple mistake anyone could make.

  69. 69
    Anonymous says:

    Its a tough competition, in the left corner, dressed in red we have Labours Ken Livingstone, and in the middle, in the yellow, we have the Lib Dems Simon Hughes….

    Who will get the muzzie vote…

    Maybe CaMoron needs to wade in with his own offering – a few extra votes, whats not to like ?

  70. 70
    Londoner says:

    Oh really? We all thought it was a ‘be gone’ for Islam. Silly us!

  71. 71
    (I don't need no doctor) says:

    And what of all those that have died, and are still dying in Iraq, thanks to Blair’s lies.

  72. 72
    Londoner says:

    So why has Bojo not cancelled this ridiculous and outrageous imposition on people dr*ving around in their own city?

  73. 73
    Anonymous says:

    Galloway would not welcome the arrival of a contender for his leadership.
    Ken is not happy to be in anything other than the “boss man” seat.

  74. 74
    Johnny says says:

    “Ken Livingstone has gone on Iranian State TV to blame the evil Americans for terrorists blowing up Boston:

    Here is what he really thinks.”

    He is a politician. We will never know what he really thinks, just what he thinks a particular audience wants to hear.

  75. 75
    Red Ken Alert says:

    Hi Old Blind Fembota

    Fan of Kenneth Slime are we?

  76. 76
    Herman Van Aerial Disease says:

    Because Bojo is a jolly nice buffoon

    vote UKiP.

  77. 77
    Aaron D Highside says:

    All the political parties have some loonies. I suspect UKIP has proportionately less than most.

  78. 78
    Aaron D Highside says:

    Are you still allowed to say Fairy liquid?

  79. 79
    SaltPetre says:

    They will behead him in the streets like a pig – when the caliphate comes to the UK.

  80. 80

    Indeed.

    But the Iraq question is a difficult one, I have to admit, even for me. I was in favour of severely restraining Saddam as he was growing into a megalomaniac. He could easily have gone the way of Hitler. We suffered much more than we needed in WW2 because we let Hitler get on with it.

    I saw all the developments, from the overthrow of the Shah of Persia, as a development towards monumental instability in the region. One had a strongman bulwark against Islamic politics versus a fundamentalist religious zealot. Both were awful. There were those who said they keep a balance of power in a similar, but smaller, scale than the US and USSR did in the cold war. But we learned from that episode that, rather than one side prevailing, the other actually fails eventually.

    Blair was a convenient poodle in the final analysis. But you are right that he lied.

  81. 81
    Free Willy says:

    Livingstone is a turd

  82. 82
    fabians ARE EVIL says:

    How much was the little shit paid to spout this sort of crap!

  83. 83
    G.Kaufmann (Ms) says:

    They don’t like soddomites.

  84. 84
    Whippersnapper2 says:

    As Nigel says in his Evening Standard interview. “Take a look at the cretins at Westminster now – can we be worse than them?”
    Impossible I would respectfully suggest.

  85. 85
    Village Idiot says:

    Monachi muros monasterii videre possunt….

  86. 86
    Whippersnapper2 says:

    Never…..the cult of Islam is the most pernicious thing the world has ever encountered. There is no such think as a moderate Muslim. Kenninghunt knows his punters.

  87. 87
    Nadine says:

    I would. Fighting for freedom involves sacrifices and sometimes unpalatable behaviour .

    See ww2 for details

  88. 88
    Jimmy says:

    “Alex Wood, 22″

    UKIP?

  89. 89

    Ah yes, the Daily Hate, stirring up racial hatred since 1939.

  90. 90
    Sarge says:

    ‘Squalid interventions’ how apt for him to use these words. He would know all about them.

  91. 91
    Steve. says:

    Labour 25 & counting.

  92. 92
    Ranter says:

    I thought the c*unt was dead he’s been so quiet. Looking forward to the ‘Ken’s Dead’ partiesin Trafalgar Sq….hopefully soon. Then the GG’s Dead PArty, then the….well, you get my drift.

  93. 93
    scusemequeen says:

    When the 7/7 London bombings happened, Ken was able to condemn them by characterising them as ” … an attack on ordinary working class Londoners..” implying that had it been on an ‘upper class’ target that would have been OK. I remember saying to a work colleague as we heard his comments ” Yes Ken, except for the woman barrister on the train, I suppose she deserved it did she?”

    Ken is a slimy hypocitical terrorist apologist rat

  94. 94

    This fine, honourable, but yet disgusting gentleman, will probably, or has already praised and excused the mobs for desecrating WW2 war graves in Libya.

    Warch before film is removed!!!

  95. 95
    Jez says:

    I suggest you order a copy of “Dirty Wars” by Jeremy Scahill. Out on May 2nd. Before you do, read the reviews on Amazon. Be prepared to feel physically sick.

  96. 96
    Yes We Ken Yes We Ken says:

    Trouble is, LBC give this political has been credibility by giving him his own show.

  97. 97
    dave-the-baptist says:

    Livingstone was and is a nauseating fascist arse-licker. A few years ago some Hezbollah nut-job declared Livingstone and Galloway as the first who’ll be up against the wall: crusaders posturing as friends of Islam. We can only dream.

  98. 98
    Wurzel says:

    Easy target then!

  99. 99
    Andy Warhol says:

    Ken Livingstone is a twat.

    http://www.purifymind.com/HealingSickness.htm

  100. 100
    Jane Merrick says:

    Ferrera?

  101. 101
    Dev says:

    - newt fucker?

    hm – I’m just trying to work that one out on a piece of A4

    — details ?

  102. 102
    I hate Hugh Grant cos he's a moron says:

    Face facts Bush & Bliar have made the world a more dangerous place to live. As we shave seen most terrorism is now home grown making it even harder to detect. If it wasn’t for our security services I’m sure we would have witnessed many more home grown assaults on our lives

  103. 103
    Blue Eyes says:

    I have to say, if any fanatical muslims are reading this and are troubled by their bad image in the UK – blowing up Livingstone and Galloway would go a long way to restoring your good name.

  104. 104
    Blue Eyes says:

    So blow up Bush and Bliar. What the fuck have some joggers in Boston or commuters in London or office workers in New York ever done to the c unts?

  105. 105
    Blue Eyes says:

    Love all the left wing arseholes today doing everything but praise the nutters who wanted to blow up an EDL demo. Paedos.

  106. 106
    They hate her because she won says:

    This is the religion of peace. http://www.thereligionofpeace.com/quran/023-violence.htm

    It looks as if Ken is lining himself up to enter Parliament as an MP again. This time he will be a candidate for the Respect party.

  107. 107
    White people don't vote Labour anymore says:

    No, 50% of Labour’s votes come from ethnic minorities, most of the Mulsims.

    Basically Labour will do anything to keep them happy, even commit treason.

  108. 108
    White people don't vote Labour anymore says:

    It would have been morally justifiable based on his own words.

    You’d probably get away with it.

  109. 109
    White people don't vote Labour anymore says:

    Can’t imagine why we would do that. Can’t be anything to do with the fact that various assorted Arabs keep threatening to exterminate a people that have lived in the region for 3000 years, long before their little tin pot nations were ever even dreamt of. Can’t be because Iraq invaded Kuwait and we had a treaty with Kuwait to provide defence. Can’t be because Saddam was a dangerous nutjob screwing his own people with a son and heir that was even worse than he was.

  110. 110
    White people don't vote Labour anymore says:

    Hmmm, so how many people did terrorists kill in the Al Qaeda attack on the twin towers and how many have been killed since the Blair/bush wars?

    Seems to me that Al Qaeda is what has made the world a more dangerous place to live and shooting back certainly doesn’t appear to have made matters any worse.

    One could argue that lancing the boil now whilst there are a mere 2.7million Muslims in the UK might be better than waiting 30 years by which time at current growth rates there will be more than 20million.

    Perhaps it is time for YOU to face facts.

  111. 111
    MightAsWellVoteGreen says:

    Call me a lefty, but I cannot see any problem with what he said.

    When something senseless happens, you try to piece together the reasons for why it happened.

    Is there an alternative reason for the bombings?
    I know some conspiracists are saying it was a false flag action.

  112. 112
    Pablo the Scot says:

    There is always someone else to blame for the shit you live in.
    By 1300AD Islam led the world in every possible way. Education, health, wealth, power, science; there was no area of human endeavour where they were not ahead (at least as far ahead as you could by in the 14th Century).
    In the early 20th Century, however, they were so far behind you could believe they came from a different planet. What did Islam intellectuals do? They started blaming the West for the backwardness and have done so ever since. The reason why they do not rule the world anymore is because the West did something to them.
    No mention of the clerics ruling them, of fundamentalists destroying progress, of men of small minds pulling down the people of intellect trying to improve their condition. At heart, their core belief is that life should return to the simplicity of life when Mohammed was alive; some of them even try and impose that on all the others.
    The reason they blow up bits of the West is because they are angry because their culture has failed but they cannot blame themselves, so they blame, and punish, us instead.


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