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Report on Stand Up To Racism’s 1,300 strong national conference

Saturday’s conference was powerful show of solidarity and determination in the wake of a historic rise in racism.

As well as hearing from Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott & other leading figures, over 1300 people heard first hand accounts of the horrific, avoidable disaster at Grenfell and its aftermath, people those whose family members died in police custody, those who have born the brunt of the rise in Islamophobic hate crime, and EU nationals whose rights are being threatened by the British government. … Read the rest