Brixton solidarity vigil for Manchester

Lambeth National Union of Teachers, Loughborough Progressive Mosque Finsbury Park RMT, Victoria line Aslef, Lambeth Unison, Lambeth GMB, Lambeth College UCU and Unison called a joint vigil with South London Stand Up to Racism in Brixton Windrush Square yesterday.

It was to show solidarity with family and friends of those who died in Manchester attack and to unite together to stop the racist dividing us. … Read the rest

PCS affiliates to Stand Up To Racism

PCS Conference overwhelmingly voted to affiliate to Stand Up to Racism. This is a crucial decision at a time when racist arguments are so prevalent in the run up to the General Election. The work of SUtR highlighted in the discussion included organising delegations to Calais to give solidarity to the refugees there, and it’s work in building the demonstrations in London, Glasgow and Cardiff on UN Anti-Racism day on 18th March. … Read the rest