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We opposed the EDL wherever it went

15 October 2013
The English Defence League was formed in June 2009 to target Muslims. Racists in Scotland and Wales set up their own “defence leagues”.

After English Defence League leader quits - is racism in retreat?

15 October 2013
Following the resignation of EDL leader Tommy Robinson, Weyman Bennett looks at how fascist groups build—and how anti-fascist movements can push them back

Fresh crisis for English Defence League as leader Tommy Robinson quits

08 October 2013
Tommy Robinson and Kevin Carroll, co-founders of the racist English Defence League (EDL), have announced plans to quit the group. 

Racists humiliated in Dundee and Croydon

08 October 2013
Anti-racists in Dundee and London scored victories over the Scottish Defence League (SDL) and British National Party (BNP) last Saturday.

Stop the Nazis in Liverpool and Bradford

01 October 2013
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) is calling on its supporters to mobilise on Saturday 12 October in both Liverpool and Bradford.

Sheffield stands against EDL demo

24 September 2013
Some 250 people joined a Unite Against Fascism (UAF) protest in north Sheffield to oppose a rally by the racist English Defence League (EDL). 

Protesters keep EDL out of east London

10 September 2013
Last weekend’s mass mobilisation shows what it takes to stop the fascists

Video of Whitechapel Unite Against Fascism demonstration on Saturday

09 September 2013
Thousands of people came to Tower Hamlets in east London last Saturday to black a march by the racist English Defence League. Once again the racists said they would march into the borough and once again Unite Against Fascism and other anti-racists stopped them. Video by TerryDee99

They did not pass - anti-fascists keep EDL out of Tower Hamlets

07 September 2013
Anti-racist protesters kept the English Defence League (EDL) out of Tower Hamlets in east London today, Saturday.

All out to stop the racists in east London

06 September 2013
Thousands of anti-racists are preparing to take to the streets on Saturday to stop the English Defence League’s (EDL) plans to march in Tower Hamlets, east London. 

The racist EDL must not pass in Tower Hamlets

03 September 2013
Activists and trade unionists are determined to stop the racist English Defence League (EDL) from marching through east London on Saturday.

Racist EDL loses 2-0 in Bolton and Luton football protests

27 August 2013
Racists from the English Defence League (EDL) failed to disrupt the Goals for Gaza charity events held in Bolton and Luton last Monday.

Anti-racists organise after attack on mosque in Essex

27 August 2013
Arsonists tried to burn down Harlow Mosque, and their plans don’t end there. That’s why we must march against the racists in London, says Annette Mackin

Anti-fascists turn out in force against three racist marches

20 August 2013
Hundreds of people blocked marches by the racist EDL and SDL—and are now building for a major protest in east London, writes Annette Mackin

Unity can beat racism

13 August 2013
We face a racist offensive on many fronts—but where it is challenged it has been pushed back.

Londoners prepare to turn out against racist EDL in Tower Hamlets

06 August 2013
Anti-fascists in east London are mobilising to stop the English Defence League (EDL) marching in Tower Hamlets—again.

Anti-fascists rally in London and Glasgow

30 July 2013
Some 200 anti-fascists easily outnumbered Nazi group the English Volunteer Force (EVF) in Croydon, south London, last Saturday.

Join the London march against racist division

23 July 2013
Angry protests have continued following the not guilty verdict passed by an all-white jury in Florida in the Trayvon Martin case. 

Racist rally in Birmingham proves the EDL thugs are still a very real threat

23 July 2013
Over 800 racists from across Britain came to an English Defence League (EDL) rally in Birmingham last Saturday.

Arrest over mosque attacks as 5,000 mourn murder victim

23 July 2013
The West Midlands has seen a wave of attacks on mosques and a brutal racist stabbing, reports?Judith Orr

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