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Police 'abused power' in Cardiff Three case

23 July 2013
Tony Paris, one of those convicted of Lynette White’s murder who was later acquitted, said, “In December 2011 I was robbed of the chance to see justice done to the police officers who stood accused of fitting me up for murder.

No blame and no justice for the wrongly jailed Cardiff Three

23 July 2013
Two new reports into the Cardiff Three case refused to blame cops who ‘lost’ evidence and derailed a major police corruption trial says Simon Basketter

London protest demands justice for Trayvon Martin

17 July 2013
Around 100 people protested at the US embassy in London yesterday, Tuesday, demanding justice for Trayvon Martin.

Anger at racism explodes after Trayvon Martin verdict

16 July 2013
Protests have spread across the US following the verdict in the Trayvon Martin case last Saturday. 

Say it loud - Marxism and the fight against racism

16 July 2013
An important new book on the politics of anti-racism has just been published. Here Socialist Worker reprints some small extracts

G4S guards unlawfully killed Jimmy Mubenga, says jury

09 July 2013
An inquest jury’s verdict is a major breakthrough in getting justice for Jimmy Mubenga, who died during a forced deportation, reports Ken Olende

Anti-racists in Ashton-under-Lyne get organised

09 July 2013
Residents of Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, held a protest last Saturday, against a demonstration by the far right North West Infidels and Casuals United.

Attacks are linked to EDL

09 July 2013
Tell Mama, The Measuring Anti-Muslim Attacks group, has recorded 540 Islamophobic incidents since March this year. 

How to oppose the fascists in your area

09 July 2013
Fascists have launched a series of attacks on trade unionists in Leeds over the last 20 or so years. 

Racism and resistance in the wake of Woolwich

09 July 2013
The killing of soldier Lee Rigby sparked a wave of anti-Muslim attacks. But politicians and pundits created the climate for them, writes Annette Mackin

Cops slammed over Azelle Rodney shooting

09 July 2013
The police officer who shot Azelle Rodney could face prosecution after a damning report from the official inquiry into the killing was released last week.  

Racists launch new attacks, but EDL London march is a flop

02 July 2013
Racists have carried out a wave of attacks on Muslims since the killing of soldier Lee Rigby, reports Annette Mackin

GPs to check on patients' migration status

02 July 2013
The government is ratcheting up pressure on GPs to check the immigration status of patients using the NHS. 

Anti-fascists march in Paris

25 June 2013
Over 10,000 people marched against fascism in Paris last Sunday.

Anger in France after attacks on Muslim women

18 June 2013
Thousands of protesters gathered outside the town hall in Argenteuil near Paris on Friday of last week. They were enraged and upset after a series of racist attacks against Muslim women.

Activists call for unity in the struggle against racist EDL

18 June 2013
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) held meetings in London and Cambridge last week after recent successful mobilisations against the English Defence League (EDL).

BBC boosts racist Robinson

18 June 2013
Racist EDL leader Tommy Robinson was given the oxygen of publicity three times last week when the BBC broadcast interviews with him.

Protesters force Nazi BNP to cancel events in Salford

18 June 2013
Anti-fascist activists forced the British National Party (BNP) to cancel their meetings in Salford last week—twice.

Socialists stand with the oppressed

11 June 2013
A group of Muslim men who planned to bomb the EDL cannot be regarded as equivalent to the racists that they oppose

Racist EDL blocked in Sheffield for second week in a row

11 June 2013
All over Britain, anti-racists are challenging Islamophobia after the Woolwich attack. Annette Mackin reports from Sheffield where the racist EDL were blocked by a 2000-strong protest

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