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Build a mass movement to beat the far right

Build a mass movement to beat the far right the Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) international conference this Saturday takes place against the background of the growing threat of the far right.

Take action to push back the racists

Take action to push back the racists Stand Up To Racism supporters have been organising across Britain to take on racism and the far right. Here’s Socialist Worker’s round-up

Anti-racist activity in your local area

Anti-racist activity in your local area Stand Up To Racism supporters have been organising across Britain to take on racism and the far right. Here’s Socialist Worker’s round-up

Bigots, alt-right bloggers and vicious Islamophobes at Ukip conference

Bigots, alt-right bloggers and vicious Islamophobes at Ukip conference The annual Ukip conference in Birmingham saw an organisation of bitter, paranoid ultra-conservatives trying to revive their fortunes by moving yet further to the right.

Anti-racists get organised to take on the right on the streets

Anti-racists get organised to take on the right on the streets Supporters of Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) have been organising against racism and the threat of the far right across Britain.

Socialist Worker’s 1989 interview with Salman Rushdie, author of The Satanic Verses

Socialist Worker’s 1989 interview with Salman Rushdie, author of The Satanic Verses This was the last interview Salman Rushdie gave before he went into hiding. We re-publish it as an important document from the time

Islamophobia, Free Speech and Salman Rushdie’s The Satanic Verses

21 September 2018
Hassan Mahamdallie looks at what was behind the anger at Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses, and how a new form of racism flourished in its wake

Defiance and solidarity after attack at Islamic centre

19 September 2018
Hundreds of people came together in Cricklewood, north west London, on Wednesday night after an attack on worshippers

Fascists march in Sunderland and Tories boost antisemitism - Stop the racists

18 September 2018
Sunderland in the north east of England saw violent scenes last Saturday

‘Community’ is no way to fight against oppression

11 September 2018
Sharing a religion or ethnicity doesn’t mean everyone has the same interests, argues Sadie Robinson

New court date for Tommy Robinson retrial - join anti-racist protest on 27 September

28 August 2018
Nazi Tommy Robinson’s retrial has been moved back to Thursday 27 September.

Labour front benchers back national demo against racism and fascism on 17 November

26 August 2018
Labour shadow ministers Diane Abbott and John McDonnell have backed a call for a national demonstration against fascism and racism in London on 17 November.

Anti-racists join solidarity rally in Oxford after attack on Socialist Worker stall

26 August 2018
Around 100 attended the 'We will not be silenced' solidarity rally in Oxford on Saturday. The event was called after two thugs tried to shut down a Socialist Worker stall campaigning against Boris Johnson’s racist attack on Muslim women.

Rulers spout racism—it’s time for resistance

21 August 2018
Every week politicians find new ways to wage war on migrants. And they are openly using language designed to encourage racism and violence.

Be ready to take on Tommy Robinson supporters on the streets

21 August 2018
Supporters of Tommy Robinson plan to protest outside the Nazi’s retrial at the Old Bailey in central London on 27 September.

Why criticising the burqa means lining up with racists

19 August 2018
Boris Johnson’s attack on the burqa has left some liberals with a problem.

Attack on two Birmingham mosques shows the need to take on state Islamophobia

16 August 2018
Two mosques in Birmingham were attacked on Wednesday night in a sign of the rising racism against Muslims.

Boris Johnson’s racist rant makes Muslim women a target

14 August 2018
Muslim women are facing growing attacks in the wake of Tory MP Boris Johnson’s racist rant.

Johnson’s burqa attack gives boost to far right

14 August 2018
Former foreign secretary is feeding on years of Tory Islamophobia, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Anti-racists protest outside Boris Johnson’s office over Islamophobic article

10 August 2018
Anti-racists held a lively picket outside Tory MP Boris Johnson’s office in west London

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