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Anti-racism


Reclaim Martin Luther King the radical

10 March 2018
Liberals have tried to sanitise Martin Luther King ever since his death 50 years ago. But, says Yuri Prasad, King was a radical who blamed capitalism for racism, poverty and war

Anti-racists mobilise ahead of demos in London, Glasgow and Cardiff next Saturday

10 March 2018
There is now less than a week to go to the 17 March demonstrations, organised by Stand Up to Racism (SUTR). 

Footage shows shocking racist abuse of student at Nottingham Trent University

08 March 2018
A black student at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) posted evidence of racist abuse at her halls of residence on Monday night. And she said that management were slow to deal with the issue. 

Protests on 17 March can help us build anti-racist movement in France

06 March 2018
Saturday 17 March will see anti-racist protests in Britain and across Europe.

After Paul Moore conviction - challenge the Tory racism behind Leicester attack

06 March 2018
A man has been convicted for the attempted murder a Muslim woman in Leicester last October.

Student conference calls for action to beat back the racists

03 March 2018
Students from across Britain joined a conference against racism in central London on Saturday.

Hunger for freedom at Yarl’s Wood

03 March 2018
A hunger and labour strike at the Yarl’s Wood detention centre is shaking up the authorities. We show the the reality of life inside the centre, and how Home Office racism lies behind it

From inside Yarl’s Wood—‘We are on hunger strike to end psychological torture’

27 February 2018
Women in Yarl’s Wood immigration detention centre began an indefinite hunger strike on Monday to demand an end to the degrading treatment and limitless detention they face.

Refugees handcuffed on a burning bus

27 February 2018
Security guards refused to let refugees facing deportation leave a burning bus until they were handcuffed

Art exhibition that shows how another world can be made possible

27 February 2018
A collection from dozens of artists range from the inspiring to the baffling. Richard Rose explains how it seeks to look beyond the walls of the gallery

Racist laws to blame for drowning of hundreds of refugees in a single month

20 February 2018
At least 404 refugees died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in the first six weeks of 2018

Theresa May’s Calais border deal has made suffering worse

11 February 2018
Tomáš Tengely-Evans joined a solidarity delegation organised by Stand Up To Racism from Britain to Calais. He found police brutality and vicious treatment of refugees.

Trade unionists vow to take the anti racist struggle into the workplace

10 February 2018
Around 350 trade unionists from across Britain rallied against racism in central London on Saturday. 

Donald Trump uses his state of the union address to fight for survival

06 February 2018
US president Donald Trump used his state of the union address last week to attack migrants, ethnic minorities and women.

After new pay figures released - bosses, not migrants, are to blame for lower wages

06 February 2018
Right wingers have seized on figures for agricultural wages and immigration to say that migrants lead to lower wages. Alistair Farrow looks at the reality

After Darren Osborne is jailed - Theresa May has blood on her hands

06 February 2018
Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) supporters across Britain are building for national demonstrations in London, Glasgow and Cardiff on 17 March.

Muslim parents furious after new attack on hijab by Ofsted’s Amanda Spielman

06 February 2018
Muslim parents are angry and worried after Ofsted watchdog chief executive Amanda Spielman backed a head teacher who had banned the hijab.

Cuts are to blame for the NHS winter crisis—‘health tourism’ is a racist lie

30 January 2018
Shadow health secretary Jon Ashworth pledged last week that a Labour government would defend the rights of EU migrants working in the NHS.

Anti-racists ruin Enoch Powell supporters’ day in Wolverhampton

28 January 2018
Anti-racists protested outside a meeting debating the legacy of racist Tory MP Enoch Powell in Wolverhampton on Saturday.

Twilight—a poignant reworking of a play that exposes injustice

23 January 2018
Martin Luther King said that riots are the language of the unheard—this play expresses that.

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