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Fascists attack students in Rome after university occupation

28 May 2008
On Monday students at Rome's La Sapienza university occupied, and stopped Roberto Fiore, leader of the hard line fascist Forza Nuova from addressing a conference. Fiore spent much of the 1980s in Britain, having fled Italy after being sought for involvement in the 1980 bombing of Bologna station which killed 85 people.

Unions throw their weight behind anti-fascist march

27 May 2008
Firefighters in the FBU union are the latest group to get behind the national demonstration against the fascist British National Party (BNP) due to take place in London on Saturday 21 June.

Support grows for anti-Nazi demonstration

20 May 2008
The national march against fascism and racism called for Saturday 21 June in London is building momentum.

Who are the British National Party and what do they stand for?

20 May 2008
The roots of the British National Party (BNP) lie in the splinters of the National Front (NF), the main fascist organisation of the late 1970s.

What is fascism?

20 May 2008
Many people reading the mainstream media coverage of the British National Party (BNP) will have been struck by a curious coyness when it comes to describing the nature of the organisation.

March to stop the BNP

13 May 2008
The fascist British National Party (BNP) made an electoral breakthrough on 1 May when it won a seat on the London assembly and made a net gain of ten more council seats across England.

Who is voting BNP and how can we stop them?

13 May 2008
Many people across the country will have been horrified by the advances made by the fascist British National Party (BNP) in the May local elections.

London anti-Nazi protesters vow to drive BNP out of City Hall

07 May 2008
Around 300 people rallied at short notice outside City Hall in London on Tuesday evening to protest against the fascist British National Party (BNP) grabbing a seat on the London assembly in last week’s elections.

Pete Doherty and Jon McClure speak out against the BNP

07 May 2008
Two of the musicians who played at the recent Love Music Hate Racism (LHMR) carnival attended the Tuesday evening protest against the BNP held outside London’s City Hall.

Movement must counter the Nazis

06 May 2008
The fascist British National Party (BNP) managed to grab a London assembly seat last week. The fascists also gained a net ten seats in council elections across the country.

Anger as Nazi BNP grabs London assembly seat

03 May 2008
Millions of people across Britain will be shocked and horrified by the news that the fascist British National Party (BNP) has managed to grab an assembly seat in London – one of the most multiracial and diverse cities of the world.

LMHR carnival: pictures 2

29 April 2008

Double standards over Nazi candidates

29 April 2008
There is an institution that sacks trade unionists and allows its workers to stand for the fascist British National Party (BNP) in elections. It’s not a union-busting private equity company, but the government’s Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

LMHR carnival: pictures 1

29 April 2008

The Paddingtons, Jay Sean and Bashy stand up to the fascists

29 April 2008
Several of the acts who played at the Love Music Hate Racism (LMHR) carnival spoke out last week about why they are taking a stand against the fascist British National Party (BNP).

Love music, hate the BNP: 100,000 flock to LMHR carnival

29 April 2008
Some 100,000 people of all ages and backgrounds delivered a powerful message against fascism by joining the hugely successful Love Music Hate Racism (LMHR) carnival last Sunday.

100,000 rock the Nazis at LMHR carnival

27 April 2008
Around 100,000 people from across London and far beyond attended the Love Music, Hate Racism carnival in Victoria Park, east London, today.

BNP courts Jewish voters, but their bigotry is unchanged

22 April 2008
One of the worst epithets that one Jew can apply to another is that of the "self-hating" Jew. But I feel absolutely justified in so labelling Patricia Richardson, the first Jewish councillor for the fascist British National Party (BNP).

Publicity for fascists feeds the hate

22 April 2008
The British National Party (BNP) is desperately trying to conceal its Nazi roots and pose as "respectable" in its bid to grab a seat on the London assembly next week.

Vote for the Left List - the radical alternative

22 April 2008
As a young Muslim woman in London, I know only too well what the dangers would be if the British National Party (BNP) gets a presence here.

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