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Anti-racism


Islamophobia, Free Speech and Salman Rushdie’s The Satanic Verses

21 September 2018
Hassan Mahamdallie looks at what was behind the anger at Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses, and how a new form of racism flourished in its wake

Defiance and solidarity after attack at Islamic centre

19 September 2018
Hundreds of people came together in Cricklewood, north west London, on Wednesday night after an attack on worshippers

Migration report calls for clampdown—but finds migrants don’t hurt jobs, wages or services

18 September 2018
A Tory government-commissioned report has called for migrants to lose some of their rights after Britain leaves the European Union

Fascists march in Sunderland and Tories boost antisemitism - Stop the racists

18 September 2018
Sunderland in the north east of England saw violent scenes last Saturday

Survey shows we have to fight for our anti-racist ideas

18 September 2018
Despite the racist onslaught from the politicians and the press, a majority of people think immigration has had an overall positive impact on Britain

Robinson’s retrial poses threat to all anti-racists

18 September 2018
The Nazi’s return to court next week could be a boost for the far right

Beware the union leaders’ moves against Corbyn at Labour Party conference

18 September 2018
This year’s Labour Party conference could mark the moment that trade union leaders reveal themselves as Jeremy Corbyn’s most unreliable allies.

Powerful solidarity with refugees in Austria and Germany

17 September 2018
Anti-racists from Austria and Germany joined forces at the border town of Passau

Fight the far right by challenging racism—not conceding to it

16 September 2018
Some trade unionists want to talk to racist street movements. But victory against the far right doesn’t lie in compromise with its Islamophobia

Hundreds oppose racist Democratic Football Lads Alliance in Sunderland

16 September 2018
Over 250 people gathered in a peaceful protest to oppose the Democratic Football Lads Alliance march in Sunderland

East London health trust drops racist ID checks after protest

13 September 2018
Health campaigners are celebrating after east London’s biggest trust hospitals trust partially backed down over checking patients’ immigration status

TUC congress backs Stand Up To Racism unity demonstration against racism and fascism

12 September 2018
The Trades Union Congress has unanimously passed a motion backing an anti-racist and anti-fascist demonstration in November.

Cop cleared in Judah misconduct taser case

11 September 2018
A cop who tasered a race relations officer in the face has been cleared of misconduct.

The Labour right are attacking the real anti-racists

11 September 2018
Something remarkable is happening in the Labour Party. The right is trying to seize the mantle of anti-racism.

Inspiring anti-racist message from 1978

11 September 2018
The Northern Carnival against the Nazis—a rally and concert held on 15 July 1978 in Moss Side, Manchester—was a defining moment in establishing anti-racism in the city and beyond.

Updated- unity statement backs mobilisations against racism and the far right

11 September 2018
MPs and union leaders support 17 November national demonstration and 20 October conference

‘Community’ is no way to fight against oppression

11 September 2018
Sharing a religion or ethnicity doesn’t mean everyone has the same interests, argues Sadie Robinson

Oppose far right mobilisation in London on 13 October

06 September 2018
The viciously racist Democratic Football Lads Alliance (DFLA) has called a mobilisation in London on 13 October.

No welcome for the Nazis

04 September 2018
Around 40 anti-racists rallied last week against a meeting in Swansea organised by the racist Democratic Football Lads Alliance (DFLA) with speakers including Anne Marie Waters.

Protest against hostile health practice that targets migrants

04 September 2018
Health campaigners plan to protest outside the annual general meeting of Barts Health NHS Trust on Wednesday of next week.

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