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For immediate release: Anti-racists condemn UKIP for manifesto pledge to ban the burqa

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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.
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Obituary: Darcus Howe – An Appreciation

Credit: Syd Shelton in ‘Rock Against Racism’

Brian Richardson reflects on the sad loss of Darcus Howe and his contribution to the struggle against racism in Britain.

“A larger than life, ebullient and assertive figure” is how Michael Mansfield QC describes Darcus Howe who he represented in the famous Mangrove Nine trial at the Od Bailey in 1971.  … Read the rest