Guardian accuses ‘a Tory’ of ethically cleansing new Polish ally’s wikipedia entry…

Despite the shoulder to shoulder performance at the Manchester conference there is a significant body of Conservative opinion that is embarrassed about the party’s new friends in the east… One, it would appear a Westminster based, took the slightly desperate (not to mention pointless) action of trying to erase references Michal Kaminski’s previous life on the wild side of Polish right wing opinion, after they were raised Edward McMillan-Scott (who subsequently cashiered for his efforts)… IN fact if you look at the current Wikipedia page, the passages on the controversy look like there has been a concerted effort to contextualise Kaminski’s original controversial remarks

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