Stand Up To Racism
Speakers include • Diane Abbott MP • John McDonnell MP • David Lammy MP • Emma Dent Coad MP • Catherine West MP • Claude Moraes MEP • Daniele Obono, La France Insoumise MP • Cornelia Kerth, Federation of Anti-Fascists (Germany) • Patrick Vernon, social commentator & Windrush campaigner Shahrar Ali Green Party • Nita Sanghera, UCU Vice President • Alex Kenny, NEU • Amarjite Singh, CWU Wales • Eddie Dempsey, RMT • Sabby Dhalu and Weyman Bennett, Stand Up To Racism • Steve Hart, Unite Against Fascism • Maurice Wren, Refugee Council Chief Exec • Ged Grebby, Show Racism the Red Card • Rashidat Hassan, MCB Assistant GS • Edie Friedman, Jewish Council for Racial Equality • Cllr Rakhia Ismail • David Rosenberg, Jewish Socialist Group • Amanda Morris, AVOW • Mohammed Kozbar, Finsbury Park Mosque Chairman • Clare Moseley, Care4Calais • Lindsey German, Stop The War • Gerry Gable, Searchlight • Ismahane Chouder, Feminist & anti-Islamophobia campaigner (France) • David Albrich, Neue Linskwende, Austria • Petros Constantinou, Greece • Sandor Szoke, Hungarian civil rights campaigner • Smokey Joe, Notting Hill Carnival • Artin Giles, London Young labour Chair • Mick Burke, Economist • Faisa Hassan Labour/Momentum youth activist
Donald Trump to Tommy Robinson: Halting the growth of the racist right • Opposing Islamophobia & Antisemitism • Windrush – Combating the Hostile Environment • Grenfell – unite against austerity and racism • Refugees Welcome Here
We are facing the biggest rise in support for fascism, racism, Islamophobia and antisemitism since the 1930s.… Read the rest
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PRESS RELEASE: DFLA counter demo: Leading figures join thousands in uniting to resist far-right threat
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SAT 13 OCTOBER
DFLA counter demo: Leading figures join thousands in uniting to resist far-right threat
Over 2,000 joined a Stand Up To Racism and Unite Against Fascism counter demonstration today opposing the racist ‘Democratic Football Lads’ Alliance, who mustered about 1,000 on their mobilisation.… Read the rest
Wednesday 10 October is a day of action against racism and the far right. Help us build these events for the anti-racist movement:
- Sat 13 Oct: Oppose the racist ‘Democratic Football Lads Alliance’
- Sat 20 Oct: International conference against racism & fascism
- Sat 17 Nov: Unity demo against racism & fascism
Local Stand Up to Racism groups will be mobilising across the country to get the biggest possible events against the far right. … Read the rest
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PRESS RELEASE: TUC votes for massive anti-racist demonstration to take on the threat of the far right on 17 November
12/09/2018An emergency motion at TUC Congress was passed unanimously today backing a huge anti-racist and anti-fascist demonstration on Saturday 17 November to counter the growth of far right and fascist forces in Britain and send a positive message of multi-culturalism and unity. … Read the rest
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The release of ex English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson on bail, the attack by fascists on the Bookmarks bookshop, and the violent assault on trade unionists, show we have reached a critical moment in British politics. … Read the rest
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How can we confront the rise of the racist and fascist right? – Campus tour organised by Stand Up to Racism
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This branch/committee/campaign notes:
1) The disturbing rise of racist and fascist activity across Europe and the confidence given to the far right globally by the Trump presidency.
2) The coalescing of racist and fascist groupings from the Democratic Football Lads Alliance through to UKIP and the fascists around the ‘Free Tommy Robinson campaign’.… Read the rest
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- Saturday 17 November, Central London
- Share and invite to the facebook event here
We are experiencing the biggest rise in support for fascism, the far right, racism, Islamophobia and Antisemitism since the 1930s. In Britain fascists and racists are mobilising on a scale not seen for decades.… Read the rest
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Pass this model motion to support international conference, Confronting the Rise of Racism and Fascism, Sat 20 Oct
Support Stand Up to Racism’s International Conference: Confronting the rise of racism & fascism
This union branch/branch executive/regional council notes:
1) That the racist right is on the march. Trump’s election has emboldened the racist and fascist right across Europe, with far right groups achieving electoral successes from Italy to Hungary. … Read the rest
London’s diverse communities are under attack.
The biggest wave of hate crime since records began has been accompanied by the resurgence of a vicious far right intent on whipping up hatred and stirring division. … Read the rest
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Last night’s ‘Back off Boris: No to Islamophobia’ protest brought together members of the Muslim community, trade unionists and anti-racists to express the widespread outrage at Boris Johnson’s disgusting and racist comments about the burka.
The demonstration reflected that fury at his comments and how they have dangerously given confidence to the far right, but it also reflected the beautifully diverse, multicultural and united communities we live in. … Read the rest
In an article in the Telegraph this week, Boris Johnson described women who wear the Burka as looking like “letter boxes” and “bank robbers” and stated that he would ask Muslim women from his constituency to “remove it” so that he could “talk to [them] properly”. … Read the rest
The release of Tommy Robinson from prison has further boosted their confidence. Senior Tories like Boris Johnson launching attacks on Muslim women will only increase Islamophobia and further encourage these forces. … Read the rest
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————————————————————————————-Bookmarks in central London, a socialist bookshop and also the TUC’s official bookseller, was attacked on Saturday (4 August) by around a dozen far right supporters.
Some carried placards reading “British Bolshevik Cult” and one of them wore a Trump Mask. … Read the rest
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The release of Nazi Tommy Robinson on bail, following his arrest for contempt of court, has given confidence to racists and fascists. … Read the rest
Far right activist Tommy Robinson’s release on bail will give succour to the racist and fascist right across Britain.
They will see it as a success for their campaign for his release and for the international support they received from far right figures like ex Trump Chief of Staff Steve Bannon who described Robinson as the ‘backbone of this country’. … Read the rest
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