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Register for Stand Up To Racism Trade Union Conference – Saturday 10 February

Join us at the Stand Up to Racism Trade Union conference to take an anti-racist message into the workplace. Facebook event here. 

Register here 

Workshops include:

• Challenging migrant charges in the NHS
• Educating against hate in our schools and colleges
• Solidarity with refugees
• Organising migrant workers
• Brexit and the free movement of labour: tackling the myths about immigration
• Fighting Islamophobia and institutional racism
• A briefing on the Football Lads Alliance

Speakers include

Margaret Greer Unison national equalities officer; Claude Moraes Labour MEP; Mark Rowe FBU North West secretary; Lee Barron Midlands TUC regional secretary; Clare Moseley Care4Calais; Wilf Sullivan TUC race equality officer; Weyman Bennett Stand Up To Racism joint convenor

The Tories are trying to use EU nationals as bargaining chips in Brexit negotiations. … Read the rest

March against racism – UN Anti-Racism Day, Saturday 17 March 2018

For transport to the 17 march demonstration, click here 

Find details of your local rally here

What is UN Anti-Racism Day?

The UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination was inaugurated in 1966 to commemorate the  1960 Sharpeville massacre which saw 69 anti-apartheid  protestors killed and 178 wounded for taking to the streets against the regime’s racist pass laws. … Read the rest