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Industrial round-up

16 August 2016
Riders for the Deliveroo delivery company protested outside the company’s offices in central London last week. Strikes and protests by riders over attacks on pay forced bosses to make concessions this week.

Reports round-up: Anti-fascists humiliate Nazi EDL in Nottingham

09 August 2016
Also: Unions slam payouts for post office bosses | Walkouts can win at London Met | Pride marches in Brighton and Leeds | Sussex hospital drivers vote to strike for liabilities | Nationwide gets shifty in Swindon | Cleaners' fight is over at 100 Wood Street | French state plans attack on ‘jungle’ | Protest in Brixton against arch-enemy council | Magistrates find against reverend’s tax protest

Nazis humiliated with tiny turnouts in Coventry and London

02 August 2016
Anti-fascists humiliated Nazis from Britain First in Coventry last Saturday.

Anti-fascist jailed for a year

19 July 2016
An anti-fascist protester has been jailed after a demonstration in Dover in January. Michelle Smith, a Unite union official, admitted violent disorder and was jailed for 12 months.

‘Biggest protest for decades’ chases handful of Nazis out of Southampton

05 July 2016

Attackers use racial abuse in Rotherham assault

21 June 2016
A violent assault was carried out against an Afghan taxi driver in a suspected racist attack in Rotherham last week.

Racist hatred behind murder of Jo Cox

17 June 2016
The murder of Labour MP Jo Cox is not about a 'lone individual'

Anti-racism and anti-fascism round-up

07 June 2016
Fascist SDL humiliated in Glasgow | Anti-fascists in Rotherham stand firm against Pegida | Activists outnumber Nazis in Brighton | Britain first no-show in Leicester | Defend Shafiq Mohammed | Turn out against Trump

Populist right wins in Italian elections

07 June 2016
Italy’s populist 5-Star Movement moved one step closer to governing the capital Rome on Monday.

Nazis’ bank holiday weekend washout

31 May 2016
It was a bad weekend for the Nazis last Saturday.

English Defence League humiliated in Coventry as its ‘national demo’ flops

24 May 2016
Up to 400 anti-fascists, trade unionists and socialists joined a counter protest against the English Defence League (EDL) in Coventry city centre last Saturday.

Fascist presidential candidate's narrow defeat sends warning from Austria

23 May 2016
Norbert Hofer of the fascist Freedom Party (FPO) came within a few thousand votes of becoming Austria’s president in Sunday’s election.

Nazi protests humiliated by counter-demonstrations

10 May 2016
Anti-racists humiliated fascists in Portsmouth last Saturday.

Tories' racist shame—they are the real racists

03 May 2016
David Cameron said last week, “Antisemitism is like racism, it is unacceptable.” Cameron is a hypocrite. In the same week as he attacked Labour’s supposed antisemitism, he was backing the Tory candidate for London mayor Zac Goldsmith.

Labour witch hunt has a dual purpose

03 May 2016
What's driving the Labour right’s assault on Jeremy Corbyn over antisemitism—sheer opportunism or ideology? Certainly the former. Even BBC Radio 4’s Today programme briefly took time off from feeding the frenzy over Ken Livingstone’s remarks to concede that “Livingstone is a proxy for Corbyn”.

Livingstone, Labour and the fight against racism

29 April 2016
Tomáš Tengely-Evans and John Rose look at the response to accusations of antisemitism in the Labour Party

Austrians vote Nazi into pole position

26 April 2016
Presidential election results has shaken Austrian politics to the core. In the first round the fascist candidate Norbert Hofer of the Freedom Party came first with over 35 percent of the vote.

Anti-fascists stop Nazi Golden Dawn marching against refugees in Greece

12 April 2016
Greek fascist party Golden Dawn called a demonstration at the port of Piraeus near Athens on Friday night of last week.

Anti-fascists plan protest in Greece as Nazi Golden Dawn mobilises against refugees

08 April 2016
Anti-fascists plan to gather in the Greek port of Piraeus tonight, Friday, as the Nazi Golden Dawn prepares to march against refugees.

EU border guards enforce new Turkey deal but refugees resist in Greece

05 April 2016
Deportations from Greece began this week as the Aegean Sea lockdown deepens—you are either for the safe passage of refugees or with EU rulers’ cruel punishment, argues Dave Sewell

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