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Albert Camus’ novel plagued by a disappointing adaptation in new play

Albert Camus’ novel plagued by a disappointing adaptation in new play A new adaptation of the novel The Plague showing at the Arcola Theatre is disappointing with stilted, unpolished performances

Resist racist violence with a mass movement

Resist racist violence with a mass movement Most ordinary people are genuinely horrified by what happened—but much of the media’s reaction is disgustingly hypocritical

Croydon race hate attack fuelled by Tory lies

Croydon race hate attack fuelled by Tory lies A vicious racist attack in Croydon, south London, has left a young refugee with a fractured skull, a fractured spine and a blood clot on his brain.

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

14 March 2017
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

28 February 2017
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

21 February 2017
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.

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