Katie Hopkins leaving LBC after Manchester 'final solution' tweet

Friday, May 26, 2017

Katie Hopkins is to leave LBC.

The controversial columnist and the radio station have agreed she will leave its employ immediately. 

The announcement comes mere days after Hopkins tweeted about the Manchester attack, calling for a "final solution."

While her tweet was changed and reposted to say a "true solution" instead, she was blasted for her original wording, as it was the name of the original plan by Adolf Hitler to exterminate Jewish people, which eventually culminated in the Holocaust. 

Fellow columnist Owen Jones had campaigned for Hopkins to be removed from LBC by calling for a boycott on guests. 

He proclaimed the victory on Twitter: