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1919 race riots in Britain—a legacy of empire

1919 race riots in Britain—a legacy of empire One hundred years ago Britain was gripped by huge workers’ struggles but also horrific race riots. Ken Olende looks at how the racist violence was unleashed—and how some of the left organised against it

New Tory immigration policies spark outrage from migrants

New Tory immigration policies spark outrage from migrants The Tories’ plans will mean some people will be forced to leave Britain under the new scheme. Anti-racists should rip apart the racist border system, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Bootle anti-racist postal walkout ends after bosses use strikebreakers and injunction

Bootle anti-racist postal walkout ends after bosses use strikebreakers and injunction An unofficial strike over alleged racism and victimisation has ended after Royal Mail bosses used strikebreakers and a court injunction.

LETTERS - Islamophobia from the Tories, but also from a shocking source

LETTERS - Islamophobia from the Tories, but also from a shocking source At the Tory party conference in Manchester last week its racism and reaction was on show.

Unofficial post walkout in Merseyside in anti-racist solidarity with Muslim worker

Unofficial post walkout in Merseyside in anti-racist solidarity with Muslim worker Postal workers in Merseyside walked out on unofficial strike on Wednesday over claims a manager made a racist comment to a Muslim worker.

Repression against migrants across the EU

Repression against migrants across the EU A deadly crackdown on refugees is spreading across Europe.

Margaret Hodge faces reselection battle after vicious attacks on Jeremy Corbyn

01 October 2019
 

Thousands protest in Manchester as Tory party conference begins

29 September 2019
Chants of, “Stop Boris!” rang out in Manchester on Sunday as up to 5,000 people marched against the Tories, who were gathering for their party conference.

Refugees evicted from camps in France—on Britain’s say-so

10 September 2019
Hundreds of people trapped at Britain’s border have faced increasing harassment by French authorities. Now—with the collusion of Tory Priti Patel—they’ve been attacked by police

Austerity and racism is on the cards for new government of chaos in Italy

03 September 2019
Italy looked on the verge of having a new unstable government as Socialist Worker went to press.

Glasgow asylum seekers face eviction on a ‘mass scale’ at the hands of Serco

03 September 2019
Private landlord Serco could begin evicting some 300 asylum seekers in Glasgow as early as this week.

News round up: Anti-racists outnumber supporters of Nazi Tommy Robinson

27 August 2019
Anti-fascists outnumbered supporters of jailed Nazi Tommy Robinson in central London on Saturday of last week.

Life in a container is like a prison - residents speak out

26 August 2019
Councils warehousing poor people in disused office blocks are now putting them in shipping containers.

Failing Nazis cancel rally for Tommy Robinson in London

20 August 2019
Supporters of jailed Nazi Tommy Robinson have called off a protest planned to take place in London on Saturday.

Tory plan for Brexit is a threat to ­two million EU migrants

19 August 2019
Whether you voted Leave or Remain, we should all defend migrants’ rights writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Paul Mason’s ‘popular front’ of failures is not the way to beat the right

19 August 2019
Journalist Paul Mason has called on Labour to support a ‘Popular Front’ to stop the far right. It proved a disaster in the 1930s—and he should know it, writes Nick Clark

Bolsonaro wages war on the Amazon rainforest to boost business interests

18 August 2019
The deforestation unleashed by Brazil’s far right president is a big threat to the environment. But, Gabby Thorpe argues, we can’t trust those world leaders who have attacked him either

The Troublemaker - Home Office spies on people it claims to be mentoring

13 August 2019
Home Office mentors are gathering information on their clients in “confidential” deradicalisation meetings and sharing it with police to investigate the people they are counselling.

Tories want more power for bullying and racist cops

13 August 2019
'Law and order’ is green light for police to harass black people and the poor, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Violence in society is driven by our rulers

06 August 2019
Horrific shootings in the US last weekend showed where our rulers’ racism can lead.

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