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Anti-racism


State racism—fuelling the fire of fascism

09 October 2018
Tories and others claim that they can undermine the far right by being more racist. But as Tomáš Tengely-Evans explains, conceding to the fascists’ ideas just boosts them

‘Dangerous’ racist rules scapegoat refugees

08 October 2018
Councils that refuse to house some asylum seekers are whipping up division, writes?Nick Clark

Don’t fall for right wing lies over abuse perpetrators

07 October 2018
The left should give no ground to argument that Asian men are more likely to be child abusers, argues Sadie Robinson

Don’t give in to myths about asylum seekers

02 October 2018
A Tory deal has banned asylum seekers from being housed in the north east of England following far right protests.

Tories plot fresh racist clampdown on migrants

02 October 2018
The Tories have unveiled a new war on migrants in a desperate bid to save their car-crash government.

Anti-racist activity in your local area

02 October 2018
Stand Up To Racism supporters have been organising across Britain to take on racism and the far right. Here’s Socialist Worker’s round-up

Anti-deportation activists face jail time under terror legislation

30 September 2018
A group of anti-deportation activists face lengthy jail terms—including the possibility of life behind bars—as they go on trial on Monday. 

Strikers lead anti-Tory march in Birmingham

29 September 2018
Chants of “Tory scum, get out of Brum” rang out in Birmingham on Saturday as around 1,200 people joined a march ahead of the Tory party conference.

Pay figures show scale of institutional racism in NHS

28 September 2018
Shocking new statistics have revealed the scale of institutional racism within the health service.

Anti-racists prepare to take on Nazi threat after Tommy Robinson’s retrial is put back

27 September 2018
A baying crowd of Nazis gathered outside the Old Bailey in central London to greet their fuhrer Tommy Robinson on Thursday.

Report puts migrants at risk, but smashes racist myths

25 September 2018
A Tory-commissioned report into immigration is a huge threat to European Union (EU) migrants.

Bigots, alt-right bloggers and vicious Islamophobes at Ukip conference

25 September 2018
The annual Ukip conference in Birmingham saw an organisation of bitter, paranoid ultra-conservatives trying to revive their fortunes by moving yet further to the right.

Tommy Robinson is a fascist threat - join the anti-racist mobilisations

25 September 2018
Anti-racists were set to protest at the retrial of Nazi figurehead Tommy Robinson in London on Thursday this week.

Anti-racists get organised to take on the right on the streets

25 September 2018
Supporters of Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) have been organising against racism and the threat of the far right across Britain.

Socialist Worker’s 1989 interview with Salman Rushdie, author of The Satanic Verses

21 September 2018
This was the last interview Salman Rushdie gave before he went into hiding. We re-publish it as an important document from the time

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

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