Its all right, he apologised. That makes it totally acceptable for him to gob off in about the most offensive manner.
He is to stand for election as a Labour candidate in the local council elections. An awful lot depends on whether the Labour party decides to keep this .... thing..(Ive not found a suitable noun for White but winnit comes close) .. in their party or throw him out. If the Labour party dont throw him out then you know exactly where they stand.