Stand Up To Racism activists protested at Ukip’s general election launch in London this morning because we are outraged at the party’s racism and scapegoating . We are not prepared to be silent while Ukip cynically and deliberately whips up racism.
For immediate release: Anti-racists condemn UKIP for manifesto pledge to ban the burka
Ukip leader Paul Nuttall has announced that his party will campaign to ban the burka. Campaign group Stand Up to Racism have condemned the move, stating that this confirms that Ukip is determined to inject even more racist poison into the election debates.