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Why does China persecute the Uyghur Muslims?

Why does China persecute the Uyghur Muslims? Tomáš Tengely-Evans looks at the history of nationalism behind China’s racist horror

Bootle anti-racist postal walkout ends after bosses use strikebreakers and injunction

Bootle anti-racist postal walkout ends after bosses use strikebreakers and injunction An unofficial strike over alleged racism and victimisation has ended after Royal Mail bosses used strikebreakers and a court injunction.

LETTERS - Islamophobia from the Tories, but also from a shocking source

LETTERS - Islamophobia from the Tories, but also from a shocking source At the Tory party conference in Manchester last week its racism and reaction was on show.

Unofficial post walkout in Merseyside in anti-racist solidarity with Muslim worker

Unofficial post walkout in Merseyside in anti-racist solidarity with Muslim worker Postal workers in Merseyside walked out on unofficial strike on Wednesday over claims a manager made a racist comment to a Muslim worker.

Muslims face ‘structural Islamophobia’ under terror law border checks

Muslims face ‘structural Islamophobia’ under terror law border checks Hundreds of thousands of Muslims have been harassed at Britain’s border under a draconian terror law, according to a new report published on Wednesday.

The Troublemaker - Home Office spies on people it claims to be mentoring

The Troublemaker - Home Office spies on people it claims to be mentoring Home Office mentors are gathering information on their clients in “confidential” deradicalisation meetings and sharing it with police to investigate the people they are counselling.

We must resist the rule of racist Tory toffs

09 July 2019
Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are competing to be the most racist, bigoted friend of the rich.

Protesters rally in support of sacked UCU union rep Dave Muritu

25 June 2019
Protesters marched through West Bromwich, in the West Midlands, last Saturday to demand the reinstatement of UCU rep Dave Muritu.

Ballot to begin to defend UCU union rep Dave Muritu from victimisation

17 June 2019
Workers at Sandwell College will begin a strike ballot this week in the campaign to defend sacked UCU union rep Dave Muritu.

Birmingham anti-racists rally against mosque attacks

26 March 2019
Anti-racist campaigners mobilised in Birmingham in solidarity with Muslims after attacks on six mosques in the city

Five Birmingham mosques attacked in aftermath of New Zealand shootings

21 March 2019
Five mosques in Birmingham were attacked with sledgehammers in the early hours of Thursday.

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.

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.

Bigotry makes Birmingham school drop LGBT+ lessons

05 March 2019
A Birmingham school has suspended lessons on LGBT+ education amid parent protests.

It’s an outrage that Shamima Begum’s citizenship has been removed

20 February 2019
The withdrawal of citizenship is a huge punishment, delivered without trial. But it has come to be almost routine.

Time to stand against the Nazi Tommy Robinson in Salford

19 February 2019
Several Labour MPs and ­leading trade unionists have backed a protest against Nazi Tommy Robinson in Salford, Greater Manchester, this Saturday.

Debates on fighting racism on campus at student Stand Up To Racism conference

17 February 2019
A call to confront racism and the far right on campuses went out from the student Stand Up To Racism conference

We will be united against racism on 16 March

11 February 2019
Activists are gearing up for an international day of protest against racism and fascism on 16 March. Organisers from the US and Europe spoke to Socialist Worker about how they’re mobilising to beat back the right

Protest against Nazi Tommy Robinson in Manchester on 23 February

09 February 2019
Nazi Tommy Robinson plans to rally the forces of the British far right in Manchester on Saturday 23 February.

No to bigotry in school

05 February 2019
An argument over LGBT+ education in Birmingham could pit two oppressed groups against one another.

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