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Trump’s state of the union speech was a celebration of racism and the rich

05 February 2020
Donald Trump gave his state of the union address on Tuesday evening, spurred on by the prospect of unsuccessful attempts by his opponents to impeach him.

Be scared—into action

04 February 2020
Fear and anger are powerful emotions.

Anti-racism round up: Protest after attack on two Edinburgh shopkeepers

04 February 2020
Anti-racists rallied in Edinburgh last Thursday after an assault on two Asian shopkeepers. Around 50 people joined the Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) protest.

‘Protest against racism’—victim of vicious attack in Edinburgh speaks out

28 January 2020
An Asian man who was viciously beaten up in Edinburgh has called on people to “please come and protest” against racism.

‘Campaign in every way we know how’ for safety of child refugees, says Alf Dubs

28 January 2020
Labour peer Alf Dubs has urged campaigners to “use every means possible to keep up pressure” after Tory MPs voted to dump protections for child refugees

Setback for Salvini, but the right is a real threat

27 January 2020
Italy’s right wing League leader Matteo Salvini failed to overturn decades of left of centre rule in the northern region of Emilia-Romagna last Sunday.

Protest for child refugees

21 January 2020
Protesters from charity Safe Passage and Stand Up To Racism held a demonstration in central London on Monday in defence of child refugees’ rights.

‘At the core of the Holocaust was an industrial killing system’—75 years after the liberation of Auschwitz

21 January 2020
Author and poet Michael Rosen spoke to Socialist Worker on the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

Otis Bolamu wins right to remain in Britain after determined campaign

15 January 2020
Anti-racists in West Wales are celebrating after Otis Bolamu was granted the right to stay in Britain on Wednesday.

New racist Tory rules will murder refugee children

14 January 2020
A vicious Tory attack could kill more child refugees as they try to make it to safety in Britain

Will racism get worse after the election?

17 December 2019
Migrants, Muslims and minorities fear attacks in the wake of Boris Johnson’s win.

Racist moral panic behind the Blue Story cinema ban

03 December 2019
Vue cinema banned Blue Story— a powerful film against violence—last week. It exposed the establishment’s fear of young black people

What's behind antisemitism slurs?

03 December 2019
The Tories and the Blairites within the Labour Party quickly realised after Jeremy Corbyn’s election as Labour leader that the antisemitism slur was their most effective weapon against him.

Brexit Party wants tax cuts for rich, and racism

26 November 2019
Nigel Farage unveiled the Brexit Party’s “contract with the people” last week. The document is effectively the party’s general election manifesto.

Antisemitism fuelled by the right—not Labour

26 November 2019
Antisemitism is “sanctioned from the top”—but not, as the Chief Rabbi wrote this week, from the top of the Labour Party.

Tories expose their racist rot in general election campaign

19 November 2019
Boris Johnson has announced a huge rollback of migrants’ rights in a bid to divert blame for the Tory-made crisis in the NHS and public services.

Labour set to bow to McCluskey demand to drop free movement from its manifesto

18 November 2019
The Labour Party looked almost certain to ignore party members’ demands to include defending freedom of movement in its manifesto, set for publication this week.

McCluskey’s opposition to Labour’s free movement policy gives into racist myths

15 November 2019
As Labour prepares its election manifesto, Unite union general secretary Len McCluskey has insisted that freedom of movement for migrants won’t be in it.

Vote for far right Vox rocks elections in Spain

12 November 2019
Elections in Spain last Sunday produced almost the same result as in April—except for a very disturbing rise for the far right party Vox.

Avenge their deaths

29 October 2019
We have to make the Tories pay for the thousands of people who have been killed by their rule.

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