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Anti-racists gather across Britain to join protests against racism

Anti-racists gather across Britain to  join protests against racism Anti-racists gather across Britain to join protests against racism

Go all out to build for the 18 March anti-racist demonstrations

Go all out to build for the 18 March anti-racist demonstrations Stand up to Racism campaigners had a coordinated push last night, Thursday, to build the turnout for the 18 March demonstrations

After woman is deported from Britain - resist the Tory wave of racism

After woman is deported from Britain - resist the Tory wave of racism Deportations, attacks on refugees and plans to end European Union freedom of movement rules show the Tories true face—but they can be challenged, writes Dave Sewell

Racist raids rise as US movement faces tests

Racist raids rise as US movement faces tests Union leaders are wrong to back Trump and should join the fight against him, writes Alistair Farrow

Hundreds of thousands march in Barcelona to say ‘refugees welcome’

Hundreds of thousands march in Barcelona to say ‘refugees welcome’ Up to 300,000 people marched in Barcelona last Saturday demanding the Spanish state welcome more refugees.

Blame the right for the shifting Labour vote

Blame the right for the shifting Labour vote Labour must take on the Tories and racism to win back more working class support

United struggle can defend free movement

14 February 2017
Defending freedom of movement and migrant workers’ rights is a key dividing line in British politics.

The intensive scare around ‘health tourism’ is helping the Tories kill the NHS

14 February 2017
It’s not migrants who are draining the NHS - and laws to deny them free care are costing lives

Jeremy Hunt's racist clampdown in the NHS will cost lives

07 February 2017
Prime minister Theresa May and health minister Jeremy Hunt ramped up the assault on migrants and the NHS this week.

Locking people out to drown or starve is our rulers' rotten response to climate change

07 February 2017
Campaigners were set to meet in central London on Saturday to discuss climate change and refugees.

Tories’ immigration system is a racist hell for refugees

31 January 2017
If people from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria or Yemen arrive in Britain without the right visa they risk deportation or detention.

Protests against Trump's Muslim ban erupt across Britain

31 January 2017
Towns and cities across Britain erupted in protest tonight, Monday, against Donald Trump’s ban on immigration from seven mostly Muslim countries.

‘We’re here to stay,’ say EU migrant workers as Tories look to end freedom of movement

24 January 2017
Nick Clark spoke to migrant workers about how they’re organising to defend their freedom of movement

'We support the free movement of labour' - trade unionists speak out

17 January 2017
Free movement of labour has become a key debate. Workers currently have the freedom to travel across the European Union (EU) under current rules.

Second death in weeks at immigration jail

17 January 2017
Also: refugees drown trying to reach Italy

EU abandons refugees to freeze to death

10 January 2017
Refugees on the Greek island of Lesvos had their thin summer tents covered in snow this week, as a deadly cold spell swept across Europe.

No to retreat on freedom of movement

10 January 2017
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn made a dangerous and serious concession to anti-migrant racism on Tuesday.

Migrants—part of our class

10 January 2017
As left wing figures claim that bringing down immigration is a working class question, Dave Sewell argues the choice is between workers uniting or turning on one another

Labour-dominated parliamentary group calls for crackdown on migrants

06 January 2017
A group of MPs and Lords largely run by Remain-campaigning Labour big beasts has called for a vicious new regime of internal immigration controls.

No more backsliding on defending migrants

03 January 2017
It’s no surprise that 2017 begins with attacks on migrant workers. But it’s disappointing that so many come from members of the Labour Party.

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