March against racism – UN anti-racism day, Saturday 17 March 2018
We face a rise in racism across our society. Some politicians and the right wing media seek someone to blame for years of austerity.
Migrants and refugees are constantly scapegoated. … Read the rest
Join us at the Stand Up to Racism Trade Union conference to take these messages into the workplace:
– Refugees & migrants welcome
– Defend EU nationals rights & freedom of movement
– Don’t let the racists divide us
– No to racism, Islamophobia and Antisemitism
The Tories are trying to use EU nationals as bargaining chips in Brexit negotiations. … Read the rest
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