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Police plan to let EDL march through heart of Walthamstow

24 August 2012
The police want to march the racist thugs of the English Defence League (EDL) right through the centre of multicultural Walthamstow in east London, Socialist Worker has learned.

Bad day for racist EDL in Essex

21 August 2012
The racist English Defence League (EDL) found itself outnumbered in Chelmsford, Essex, last Saturday as locals came out to oppose its march. The EDL only managed to convince 70 racists to protest against the expansion of a local mosque.

Exclusive: EDL's Alan Lake loses his job at development bank

14 August 2012
The man known as Alan Lake, a key strategist and funder behind the racist English Defence League (EDL) is out of his job at a major international development bank.

Chelmsford set to defy EDL

14 August 2012
Activists in Chelmsford were set to defend the city from the English Defence League (EDL) this Saturday. United Chelmsford, a local grassroots group, was organised to oppose them.

Leeds council sacks a leading strategist behind the racist EDL

09 August 2012
A key figure in the shadowy network of strategists behind the racist English Defence League (EDL) has been sacked by Leeds City Council.

East London public meeting pledges to defy the racists

07 August 2012
Waltham Forest has sent a message of defiance to the racist English Defence League (EDL), which plans to march in the east London borough next month.

Waltham Forest public meeting pledges to defy the racist EDL

01 August 2012
Waltham Forest has sent a message of defiance to the racist English Defence League (EDL), which plans to march in the east London borough next month.

Six arrested under Terrorism Act

17 July 2012
West Midlands Police have charged six men under the Terrorism Act 2006 for an alleged plot to attack an English Defence League (EDL) demonstration in Dewsbury last month.

Racists outnumbered by Bristol protests and Pride

17 July 2012
The English Defence League’s (EDL) promise of a march of thousands in Bristol turned out to be a damp squib last Saturday.

EDL racists march in Dewsbury

03 July 2012
Around 100 anti-racists marched through Dewsbury on Saturday 30 June in protest at a rally by the racist English Defence League (EDL). Hundreds more gathered outside the mosque.

Dewsbury says no to racist EDL

26 June 2012
Anti-racists were set to stand up to the English Defence League in Dewsbury, Yorkshire, this Saturday.

Rochdale resists EDL racists

12 June 2012
The racist EDL failed to deliver the monster demo they had promised for last Saturday in Rochdale.

Activists are mobilising in Rochdale to stop racist EDL exploiting misery

05 June 2012
The racist English Defence League is set to come to Rochdale on Saturday of this week. Activists there are organising to protest against them.

Solidarity stalls follow EDL attack

15 May 2012
Some 50 people with numerous campaign stalls gathered for a solidarity day in Lewisham, south east London, on Saturday of last week.

Video: EDL humiliated in Luton

07 May 2012
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Anti-fascists outnumber humiliated EDL in Luton

06 May 2012
The racist English Defence League (EDL) had its hopes of a triumphant homecoming dashed yesterday (Saturday) when it was outnumbered three to one by anti-fascists on the streets of Luton.

March sets off in Luton against racist EDL

05 May 2012
A loud and confident demonstration against the racist English Defence League (EDL) has set off from Luton’s Wardown Park early this afternoon (Saturday).

Pensioner beaten up by EDL thugs says: Get racists off our streets

01 May 2012
The English Defence League (EDL) has shown its true colours once again.

The EDL's record of racism and intimidation

01 May 2012
The mainstream media often gets confused about the true nature of the EDL.

‘We need everyone to get to Luton’

24 April 2012
Weyman Bennett, joint secretary of Unite Against Fascism, says it is vital that anti-fascists take on the EDL.

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