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Say it loud - Marxism and the fight against racism

16 July 2013
An important new book on the politics of anti-racism has just been published. Here Socialist Worker reprints some small extracts

Anti-racists in Ashton-under-Lyne get organised

09 July 2013
Residents of Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, held a protest last Saturday, against a demonstration by the far right North West Infidels and Casuals United.

Attacks are linked to EDL

09 July 2013
Tell Mama, The Measuring Anti-Muslim Attacks group, has recorded 540 Islamophobic incidents since March this year. 

How to oppose the fascists in your area

09 July 2013
Fascists have launched a series of attacks on trade unionists in Leeds over the last 20 or so years. 

Racism and resistance in the wake of Woolwich

09 July 2013
The killing of soldier Lee Rigby sparked a wave of anti-Muslim attacks. But politicians and pundits created the climate for them, writes Annette Mackin

Racists launch new attacks, but EDL London march is a flop

02 July 2013
Racists have carried out a wave of attacks on Muslims since the killing of soldier Lee Rigby, reports Annette Mackin

Racist EDL march flops in London

30 June 2013
The planned march of the racist English Defence League (EDL) in London yesterday, (Saturday) failed spectacularly when they were vastly outnumbered by anti-fascists.

EDL graffiti and swastikas daubed on Redditch mosque

26 June 2013
Racists broke in and vandalised a mosque in Redditch, Worcestershire, in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday.

Activists call for unity in the struggle against racist EDL

18 June 2013
Unite Against Fascism (UAF) held meetings in London and Cambridge last week after recent successful mobilisations against the English Defence League (EDL).

BBC boosts racist Robinson

18 June 2013
Racist EDL leader Tommy Robinson was given the oxygen of publicity three times last week when the BBC broadcast interviews with him.

Socialists stand with the oppressed

11 June 2013
A group of Muslim men who planned to bomb the EDL cannot be regarded as equivalent to the racists that they oppose

Racist EDL blocked in Sheffield for second week in a row

11 June 2013
All over Britain, anti-racists are challenging Islamophobia after the Woolwich attack. Annette Mackin reports from Sheffield where the racist EDL were blocked by a 2000-strong protest

This is what EDL stands for

11 June 2013
The initials of the English Defence League were daubed on the wall of a Muslim community centre burned to the ground in north London. 

After attacks on mosques and schools, British Muslims say, 'We're stronger together'

11 June 2013
The British state has used the recent killing of a soldier in London to whip up racism against Muslims. Racists have seized on the story to try and mount a campaign of terror against all Muslims.

Anti-fascists block EDL in Sheffield - again

09 June 2013
Over 2,000 people gathered in Sheffield city centre yesterday, Saturday, for a demonstration organised by Unite against Fascism (UAF) against the racist English Defence League (EDL).

Protests reduce EDL to a 'shambles'

04 June 2013
The English Defence League (EDL) was humiliated in towns and cities across Britain last Saturday.

Racists shamed in Sheffield

04 June 2013
Up to 700 anti-racists marched against the fascists in Sheffield last Saturday.

Weyman Bennett from Unite Against Fascism: 'Our tactics can beat the racists'

04 June 2013
We’ve pushed back the racist thugs in the past couple of years, but now they’re mobilising in numbers not seen since 2011.

After Woolwich - beating back the racist backlash

04 June 2013
Attacks on Muslims are on the rise in the wake of the murder of a soldier in Woolwich last month. Politicians may be quick to urge calm but it’s their policies that are the main drivers of racism, says Yuri Prasad

Local activists plan to stand up to fascists in south east London on 1 June

30 May 2013
A meeting at Lewisham Islamic Centre in south London last night, Wednesday, discussed how to counter the Nazi British National Party’s (BNP) plan to go there from Woolwich on Saturday.

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