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Unity defies the Nazi Britain First in Rochdale

Unity defies the Nazi Britain First in Rochdale Around 150 people—mostly from Rochdale and Greater Manchester—outnumbered a national demonstration of 100 fascist Britain First protesters in Rochdale last Saturday.

Anti-racists in Cambridge and Manchester take action after Islamophobic abuse

Anti-racists in Cambridge and Manchester take action after Islamophobic abuse Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) activists mobilised last week in response to racist attacks in Manchester and Cambridge.

‘Football Lads Alliance’—the threat of a new racist movement on the streets

‘Football Lads Alliance’—the threat of a new racist movement on the streets After thousands join a march with anti-Muslim speeches, Raymie Kiernan looks at who is behind it, what they are doing—and how to stop them

Anti-fascists protest in London and Birmingham to keep the Nazis down

Anti-fascists protest in London and Birmingham to keep the Nazis down Anti-fascists took to the streets to oppose the Nazis in Birmingham and London today, Saturday.

Reports round-up: Angry protest as Ritzy cinema sacks trade union reps

Reports round-up: Angry protest as Ritzy cinema sacks trade union reps Also: Women's march to take on DUP, fascists face opposition in three cities, Mears housing workers fight for pay parity, strikes called at Atomic Weapons Establishment and Kirklees social work, Birmingham bin workers vote for action

Nazi threat is growing in Trump's shadow, but meets with resistance

Nazi threat is growing in Trumps shadow, but meets with resistance A shocking series of racist murders and provocations serve as a reminder that the bile pumped out by Donald Trump’s White House has consequences in US society.

Reports round-up

23 May 2017
Around 50 anti-fascists turned out in Brighton to see off French Front National candidate Tony Thommes.

The election of Macron in France won’t solve a ruling class crisis

09 May 2017
A neoliberal president in office, all the main political parties in crisis—and fascists waiting in the wings. Dave Sewell says there’ll be more French resistance to come

French left organises against the Nazi Marine Le Pen in presidential election

02 May 2017
It’s right to emphasise the danger of Le Pen—and to oppose ex-banker Macron too, says Dave Sewell

Wood Green rally remembers stopping the Nazis in 1977 as anti-fascists organise today

25 April 2017
Around 500 people gathered at Ducketts Common in North London last Sunday to celebrate the 40 year anniversary of the battle of Wood Green.

Nazis plan protests in two cities on same day, counter protests called

18 April 2017
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) is calling on anti-Nazis to join two protests on Saturday 3 June.

Taking the fight to the Nazis in Wood Green

18 April 2017
Forty years ago this week thousands of anti-fascists partly broke up a Nazi National Front (NF) march in north London.

Marine Le Pen's front for fascism

16 April 2017
Front National (FN) presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is riding high in the polls. Dave Sewell argues she remains a committed Nazi despite attempts to detoxify the brand

New play pulls no punches about deaths in custody

11 April 2017
Custody is a powerful piece of theatre, which examines the impact on an ordinary family whose innocent son dies at the hands of the police in a “routine stop and search”. Meanwhile a Rock Against Racism posters exhibition is on tour

New TV drama Guerrilla celebrates a hidden history of united anti-racist struggle

11 April 2017
The show portrays the Black Power movement in Britain and the state’s quest to crush it—and it’s well worth watching, writes Moyra Samuels

Anti-fascists are all smiles in Birmingham

11 April 2017
The English Defence League failed in its attempt to incite Islamophobia and hatred of Muslims last Saturday.

Nazis need cops’ protection for a march in London, and plan action later this week

04 April 2017
Nazis were outnumbered in London last week by anti-fascist protesters but are planning actions this week in Birmingham and Lanarkshire

Anti-fascists face down Nazi attempts to whip up hatred in central London

04 April 2017
Anti-fascists outnumbered two so-called national mobilisations of Nazis in central London today, Saturday.

Fascist flop—anti-Nazis get sieg heiling National Front bussed out of Edinburgh

28 March 2017
The fascists of the National Front (NF) were humiliated in Edinburgh last Saturday. The NF was holding a so-called White Pride event in the city but were vastly outnumbered by a counter demonstrations.

Reports round up: More cinemas join Picturehouse dispute

21 March 2017
Workers across the Picturehouse cinema chain struck last Saturday.

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