Thousands march in London to oppose racism and Tory austerity

 

Photo: Illaria Facci

Photo: Illaria Facci

Last Saturday (16 July) thousands of demonstrators gathered in London to join a protest against racism and Tory austerity measures. The demonstration was called by Stand Up To Racism and the People’s Assembly Against Austerity.

More than twenty coaches travelled to London on the day to take part in the march, including demonstrators from as far a field as Newcastle and the North East. … Read the rest

Register Now: Stand Up To Racism National Conference Sat 8 Oct

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10.30am-4.30pm, Saturday 8th October
Friends Meeting House, Euston Rd, NW1 2BJ
Speakers include: Diane Abbott MP, Kate Osamor MP, Journalist Owen Jones, Kevin Courtney NUT Acting General Secretary, Claude Moraes MEP, Maurice Wren, Refugee Council Chief Exec,  Talha Almad Muslim Council of Britain, Mark Serwotka PCS Gen Sec,Sally Hunt UCU Gen Sec, Weyman Bennett and Sabby Dhalu Stand up to Racism.
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After the EU Referendum: Stand up to racist violence

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29 June 2016

In the aftermath of a vitriolic referendum campaign in which sections of both sides used dehumanising language about refugees, and migrants became the number one scapegoat for falls in living standards, we are now witnessing a horrific increase in violent hate crimes. … Read the rest