Nick Griffin, the leader of the far-right British National Party, often claims to be an "ethic nationalist" as opposed to a racist. Why then did he post this tweet earlier this month, seemingly condoning or making light of epithets used against particular ethnic minorities?:
Looking at Ukip's billboard & local chap saw me. His response to their 'Stop EU immigration' slogan: "Poles No, Pakis Yes! F*ck that!"
— Nick Griffin MEP (@nickgriffinmep) April 7, 2013
I doubt anyone is surprised.