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Don't mourn, organise against Boris Johnson

Dont mourn, organise against Boris Johnson  The main party of British capitalism is gripped by its most serious crisis in almost a century

‘Our stories have to be heard’—victims and witnesses speak out after police violence

‘Our stories have to be heard’—victims and witnesses speak out after police violence Cops are routinely risking people’s lives—and the incidents caught on film are just the tip of the iceberg

The Troublemaker—Thousands of primary schools at risk as asbestos crisis looms

The Troublemaker—Thousands of primary schools at risk as asbestos crisis looms Children and workers in over 5,000 state-run primary schools across England are at risk from asbestos.

Tory rats turn on each other in bid to be prime minister

Tory rats turn on each other in bid to be prime minister Boris Johnson is fighting to re-inject momentum into his bid to be the prime minister after revelations of a serious altercation between him and his partner last week.

Italy’s war on the Roma escalates as racists and fascists force families out

Italy’s war on the Roma escalates as racists and fascists force families out Racist protests started in the Italian capital of Rome on Tuesday of last week after the council announced a bus would transfer 70 Roma to a reception centre in Torre Maura, an eastern suburb of the city.

Refugees rescued but left stranded on ship by EU

09 April 2019
A rescue ship carrying 64 refugees is stuck at sea after the Italian and Maltese governments refused to let it dock last week.

Oppressed people aren’t always united

25 March 2019
Divisions sown by the ruling class can have a devastating effect, writes Simon Basketter

Burrell family want police held to account

22 March 2019
Kedisha Brown-Burrell is demanding that the “police are held to account” on the 8th anniversary of her brother’s death.

Witness speaks out on Islamophobic attack in London

17 March 2019
A Muslim woman has spoken out about the horror of an attack near a mosque in the wake of the fascist killings in New Zealand.

International reports from the World Against Racism day

16 March 2019
Thousands of people demonstrated in Athens and across Greece as part of the World Against Racism day of protests.

New Zealand fascist murderer given confidence by climate of Islamophobia

15 March 2019
A man who took part in mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand was a self-declared fascist.

Busting the myths of knife crime

05 March 2019
Every death from a knife, gun or other assault is a tragedy. But it’s not true, as the Daily Express newspaper claimed on Tuesday, that there are “war zones on our streets”.

Resist the attempts to turn the screws on drill musicians

26 February 2019
The ruling class say violence happens because of music, but they are deflecting blame from themselves, argues?Love Music Hate Racism’s Zak Cochrane

Why there’s nothing funny about using blackface

26 February 2019
Recently the Gucci luxury fashion brand produced a jumper which, when pulled over the wearer’s lower head, looks like blackface.

Migrants lose with Tory no-deal

29 January 2019
Home secretary Sajid Javid said the Tories would immediately end freedom of movement “once and for all” if there was a no-deal Brexit

Textile workers in Bangladesh don’t wannabe exploited

22 January 2019
The Spice Girls have come under fire this week for commissioning T-shirts that are made by women earning just 35p an hour.

Media bias is business as usual

22 January 2019
Diane Abbott’s disgraceful treatment on the BBC’s Question Time programme shone a light on media bias.

The return of ‘scientific’ racism

19 January 2019
Far right biological determinism is creeping back on to campuses. Alistair Farrow looks at its horrible history and why we need to resist the pseudoscience of race

Letters: We shouldn’t pay—fight for right of EU migrants to stay

14 January 2019
We have a Tory government that takes any opportunity to make racist policies.

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