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Tens of thousands march against racism

Tens of thousands march against racism Thirty thousand people demonstrated in London today in a great show of determined unity against racism.

Racist right in Netherlands could see election breakthrough

Racist right in Netherlands could see election breakthrough As people in the Netherlands vote in a general election today, Wednesday, the result could be another breakthrough for the racist right.

‘Going back isn’t possible’ —refugee slams new rules

‘Going back isn’t possible’ —refugee slams new rules The Home Office quietly pulled the rug out from under thousands of refugees with new rules last week.

Capitalism—a system born of slavery

Capitalism—a system born of slavery People across the political spectrum acknowledge that racism exists, but its origins are shrouded in mystery—deliberately so.

Hidden Figures offers a high hope that the sky is the limit

Hidden Figures offers a high hope that the sky is the limit Against the backdrop of the Civil Rights Movement, three women in the US space programme defy bigotry in this beautiful film, writes?Saba Shiraz

Make Saturday 18 March a day of revolt against racism

Make Saturday 18 March a day of revolt against racism The protests against US president Donald Trump and his state visit have been magnificent, but the government is still determined that he will come.

Capitalism is racist from the top to the bottom

21 February 2017
Racism is alive and kicking. Two events showed that last week—the racist attacks on Diane Abbott and the police invasion of grime MC Stormzy's flat

Blame the right for the shifting Labour vote

21 February 2017
Labour must take on the Tories and racism to win back more working class support

Revolt in France over police violence and rape

14 February 2017
Protests have shaken France this week after the brutal actions of police assaulting and raping a young black man with a truncheon.

Broken potteries? What's really going on in Stoke

07 February 2017
The racist Ukip party hopes it can win the Stoke-on-Trent by-election as the press feeds an atmosphere of anti-migrant racism, but Nick Clark finds Labour’s problems go deeper than its failure to offer an anti-racist alternative

Bristol fights police racism after tasering of Judah Adunbi

31 January 2017
Over 200 people packed an emergency meeting in St Pauls, Bristol, last Saturday. It was called in response to an assault on Judah Adunbi by police, which was captured on film.

NHS workers oppose Tory clampdown on migrants

31 January 2017
Trade unionists in the NHS are building the anti-racist movement in response to new attacks on migrants who receive health care.

Voting suppression in the US while Trump gives "alternative facts"

24 January 2017
Millions were not allowed to vote in the US presidential elections. There is a long history of rigged elections and voter suppression and it's designed to target the working class.

Never again! The horror of the Holocaust

24 January 2017
Tomáš Tengely-Evans looks at what created the Nazi genocide—and how to make sure it’s not repeated

The single market is no solution for workers

17 January 2017
Theresa May’s programme for Brexit is steeped in toxic nationalism and xenophobia.

‘I will not be silent after racist attack’

17 January 2017
Nahella Ashraf, an activist from Manchester Stand Up To Racism (SUTR), speaks out after being subjected to a racist attack on a trip to Hammersmith, west London, earlier this month

Tories and privateers caused the chaos in the NHS, not migrants

17 January 2017
Nobody can seriously deny the crisis in the NHS. But some want to deflect the blame from the Tories and scapegoat migrants for the problems.

No to retreat on freedom of movement

10 January 2017
Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn made a dangerous and serious concession to anti-migrant racism on Tuesday.

Chi-Raq—an entertaining but superficial look at gun violence in US

06 December 2016
Spike Lee’s new film Chi-Raq takes a swipe at the gun industry and stereotypes of black people but it is not always clear cut, writes Moyra Samuels

Jo Cox's murderer—a killer Nazi in a racist society

24 November 2016
The conviction of Thomas Mair for the murder of Jo Cox MP led to discussion in the media of his links to Nazi ideology and groups.

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