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Muslim woman who disrupted Ukip’s election launch says, ‘Take on the racists’

Muslim woman who disrupted Ukip’s election launch says, ‘Take on the racists’ A Muslim woman who disrupted the racist Ukip party’s general election launch today has called on people to “protest against the racists wherever they go”.

Malia Bouattia losing NUS presidency is setback for left—but right haven't won

Malia Bouattia losing NUS presidency is setback for left—but right havent won Malia Bouattia lost her campaign to be re-elected as National Union of Students (NUS) president yesterday, Wednesday.

Don’t sit on the sidelines—let’s kick out Theresa May and fight for an alternative

Don’t sit on the sidelines—let’s kick out Theresa May and fight for an alternative Jeremy Corbyn is energising swathes of people who want to see the back of the Tories.

Racist rules refuse NHS care to thousands of people due to their immigration status

Racist rules refuse NHS care to thousands of people due to their immigration status Cruel immigration checks are putting vulnerable people off seeking the health care they need, writes Dave Sewell

New play pulls no punches about deaths in custody

New play pulls no punches about deaths in custody 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

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

Who James Baldwin was and why you should see I Am Not Your Negro

11 April 2017
Elizabeth Grant-Campbell reviews I Am Not Your Negro, a new film about radical writer and activist James Baldwin, and Dave Sewell looks at the work and politics of a unique fighter against oppression

East London teenager to be deported by Tories' racist rules speaks out

11 April 2017
Abdul Hassan, who turned 19 today, Sunday, spoke to Socialist Worker about the trauma the threat is causing him.

Welcome to America: our vicious border controls just got nastier

11 April 2017
Border guards and immigration cops, boosted by Donald Trump's election, are sowing terror and wrecking lives in south western US states. Migrants and campaigners spoke to Alistair Farrow

Anti-racist march applauded in Croydon after horrific attack on asylum seeker

11 April 2017
Alistair Farrow reports from Croydon anti-racist march, while Sadie Robinson speaks to migrants about the hell that is Britain's immigration system

Ken Livingstone, Labour and the fight against antisemitism

11 April 2017
Everyone should stand against the attempt to force the Labour Party to expel Ken Livingstone.

Shock in Croydon as asylum seeker fights for his life after vicious attack

04 April 2017
Anti racists held a vigil in south London this afternoon, Sunday, in the wake of a vicious attack on Friday night which left a 17 year old Kurdish-Iranian asylum seeker from Croydon fighting for his life. Doctors say he is in a critical condition.

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.

Protest called after attack in Croydon leaves asylum seeker fighting for life

04 April 2017
Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) has called a protest for tomorrow, Sunday, after a young asylum seeker was the victim of a "frenzied attack" by a group of people

The Labour Party and the 'national interest'

04 April 2017
Nothing good can come of putting nation before class

As Theresa May triggers Article 50 activists say 'defend migrant workers'

04 April 2017
As Theresa May sent her letter to the European Union (EU) yesterday, Wednesday, campaigners sent her a clear message that they will stand with migrants from EU countries.

Croydon race hate attack fuelled by Tory lies

04 April 2017
A vicious racist attack in Croydon, south London, has left a young refugee with a fractured skull, a fractured spine and a blood clot on his brain.

International news round up

04 April 2017
Stories from the resistance to police violence in France, and solid strikes by Irish transport workers fighting pay cuts

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

Brexit begins—but is it business as usual?

04 April 2017
The Brexit debate is being conducted by two wings of the British political and media elites. Both claim that Britain leaving the European Union (EU) will lead to profound changes—for the worse, according to the Remainers, for the better according to the Tory and Ukip Brexiteers.

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