Show of unity in Croydon against racist attacks

Hundreds of people marched through the centre of Croydon chanting “refugees welcome here” on Saturday 8 April in a strong demonstration of solidarity following the horrific attack on Kurdish refugee Reker Ahmed.

The unity protest called by Stand Up to Racism was supported by a wide range of local campaigns and faith groups including Croydon Assembly, Croydon Trades Council and Croydon Disabled People Against Cuts, as well as local trade union branches Croydon NUT, Croydon College UCU and Unite Retired Members, reflecting the strength of feeling among local residents determined to oppose racism. … Read the rest

We are the majority and we will stand up to racism