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UAF week: pushing back the BNP in Barking

09 March 2010
MondayOrganising meeting with people from the local theatre, trade unionists from the CWU and Unison, students and residents. TuesdayMet women representing Kosovan Albanian, Rwandan, Turkish, Chinese and Asian groups. We agreed to produce leaflets in different languages and speak at a 400-strong Kosovan Albanian meeting.WednesdayAttended a London Metropolitan University lecturers’ meeting. They agreed to organise support. Students there are organising weekly UAF stalls.ThursdayFifty students attended University of East London UAF meeting. The president of the Isla

Unite Against Fascism launch in Wales

09 March 2010
Around 60 people came to the launch of Unite Against Fascism (UAF) Wales last Saturday in Cardiff.

UAF conference: Coming together to smash the Nazis

16 February 2010
More than 600 anti-Nazi campaigners came together at the Unite Against Fascism (UAF) conference last Saturday.

Stopping the BNP in 2010

12 January 2010
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) will hold its annual conference on Saturday 13 February in central London.

UAF Wales has launch success

15 December 2009
Over 30 representatives of trade unions, political parties and other campaigns met for the official launch of Unite Against Fascism (UAF) Wales last week.

Manchester UAF demonstrate against desecration of Muslim graves

01 December 2009
Over 100 people joined a Unite Against Fascism rally outside Southern Cemetery in Manchester last Sunday to protest against the desecration, for a third time, of Muslim gravesstones.

UAF calls emergency protest against BNP conference near Wigan

13 November 2009
Unite Against Fascism has heard that the BNP is holding its annual conference in Hindley Green, near Wigan, this weekend. UAF has called an emergency protest against the BNP. Meet at 12 noon on Saturday 14 November outside The Swan pub on Swan Lane, Hindley Green, Wigan WN2.

The Daily Mail vs the Nazis?

03 November 2009
There was a curious sight at the newsstands the morning after Nick Griffin’s Question Time appearance last month. All the papers featured either the Nazi British National Party (BNP) leader on their front pages, or the magnificent Unite Against Fascism (UAF) demo against him outside the BBC studios. And all of them were bitterly hostile to Griffin and his fascist agenda.

Raw video of UAF protest against Nazi Nick Griffin appearing on Question Time

23 October 2009
The footage shows thousands of people at the protest outside the BBC television studios in West London demanding that Nick Griffin, leader of the fascist British National Party, should not be given a platform to spout his Nazi filth on BBC1's flagship political discussion programme Question Time, Thursday 22 October 2009

What next for the movement?

18 August 2009
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) has been at the centre of building resistance to the Nazi BNP. It called the national mobilisation and blockades that took place at Codnor.

Nazi attack shows their true colours

11 August 2009
Weyman Bennett, the joint secretary of Unite Against Fascism (UAF) has been attacked by thugs.

Brummies to take on racists

04 August 2009
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) supporters in the West Midlands are to join forces with local Muslims in Birmingham city centre on Saturday of this week to protest against racist thugs who are planning to hold an "anti-Muslim demonstration" on that day.

Hundreds rally against fascists at UAF conference

21 July 2009
More than 400 anti-fascist activists from around Britain gathered in Manchester last weekend for a conference organised by Unite Against Fascism (UAF).

Last push against BNP in European elections

03 June 2009
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) has produced an eve-of-poll leaflet for campaigners to use during the last hours of campaigning in the European elections.

UAF Manchester regional conference

28 April 2009
Over 70 delegates from across the north west of England attended the UAF regional conference in Manchester last Saturday.

‘Every time we expose them as Nazis we hurt their prospects’

14 April 2009
"No-one can afford to be complacent about the BNP," says Paul, a Unite Against Fascism (UAF) activist based in Barrow, Cumbria.

Unite Against Fascism diary dates to beat back the Nazis

03 March 2009
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) is planning a series of regional conferences to help derail the Nazi BNP at this year’s European parliament elections on Thursday 4 June.

Planning Love Music Hate Racism future campaigns

24 February 2009
Over 100 delegates at the UAF conference attended a session on Music Against Racism and Fascism organised alongside Love Music Hate Racism (LMHR).

Reports round-up

04 November 2008
East Midlands unity to stop Nazis Some 120 people came to the launch meeting for East Midlands Unite Against Fascism (UAF) on Saturday of last week.

UAF march: unions and young people rage against fascist BNP

24 June 2008
Thousands of people took to the streets of London last Saturday to join the national march against the fascist British National Party (BNP).

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