Brexit Party blow: MEP Louis Stedman-Bryce quits over party's 'betrayal of LGBT community'

SCOTTISH MEP Louis Stedman-Bryce today quit the Brexit Party after alleging the movement had allowed a “betrayal of the LGBT community”.

The openly-gay parliamentarian claimed the Brexit Party had selected a candidate in Scotland who has “posted homophobic views across social media”. Mr Stedman-Byrce said he was “saddened” at quitting but his “personal values are now in direct conflict with those of the party”. He added: “This for me is an area where I cannot and will not compromise.”

In a social media video, the Scottish MEP also accused Nigel Farage’s party of...
source: Express

2019-11-19 19:26
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