RESPECT IN Lambeth and Southwark, south London, hosted a meeting on civil liberties last week. Around 70 people attended, including young Muslims from Stockwell mosque.
Babar Ahmad’s wife gave a detailed and moving presentation on her husband’s case. He faces extradition to the US under one of home secretary David Blunkett’s new laws.
There was a real sense that different groups with a common opposition to war and imperialism are beginning to forge important links. We must do everything we can to consolidate these links.