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Stop Rwanda offshore detention – day of action 14 June – Scrap the Nationality and Borders Act – End the hostile environment: All Refugees Welcome!

Mon, 06/06/2022 - 06:27

The Home Office is attempting, despite widespread outrage and growing opposition, to press ahead with its shocking plans for offshore detention in Rwanda. Its first forced flight is set to take off on Tuesday 14 June, with two boys aged 16 among the passenger list. … Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE: Anti racists say intimidating behaviour by ‘masked thugs’ is a tactic reminiscent of those used by fascist organisations in the 1930s

Thu, 06/02/2022 - 07:29

For Immediate Release
Thursday 2 June 2022

Anti racists say intimidating behaviour by ‘masked thugs’ is a tactic reminiscent of those used by fascist organisations in the 1930s

Wakefield Stand Up To Racism was appalled and outraged to learn that masked thugs attempted to invade the regional Labour Party office in Wakefield on Tuesday of this week. … Read the rest

Join the campaign: No to Offshore Detention in Rwanda – Oppose the Nationality and Border Act and the government’s ‘Hostile Environment’ for refugees and migrants All Refugees Welcome! 

Mon, 05/30/2022 - 00:28
Join the campaign: No to Offshore Detention in Rwanda – Oppose the Nationality and Border Act and the government’s ‘Hostile Environment’ for refugees and migrants All Refugees Welcome! 

Materials including A4 factsheet bulletinplacards, and model motion all available to download HERE (also available soon this week via the same link: A5 leaflet –  How Trade Unionists Can Support the Fight Against the Racist Hostile Environment)

Last night, Thursday 26 May, saw the first of a series of local mobilising rallies to scrap the borders act, oppose offshore detention in Rwanda, and organise networks in localities that can challenge the hostile environment. … Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE: PCS union, Care4Calais, and refugee rights campaigners protest to launch campaign against offshore detention in Rwanda

Tue, 05/24/2022 - 06:09

Tueday 24 May 2022


PRESS RELEASE: PCS union, Care4Calais, and refugee rights campaigners protest to launch campaign against offshore detention in Rwanda

TOMORROW – Wed 25 May – outside the Brighton Centre – 8.30am


Mark Serwotka, leader of PCS, the civil service union, and refugee rights campaigners from Care4Calais and Stand Up To Racism are set to protest together outside the PCS union’s conference in Brighton on Wednesday 25 May morning to launch a campaign against the government’s plans for offshore detention in Rwanda. … Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE: Anti racists across Britain to #TakeTheKnee on two year anniversary of the police murder of George Floyd #BlackLivesMatter

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 05:32
Saturday 7 May 2022

Anti racists across Britain to #TakeTheKnee on two year anniversary of the police murder of George Floyd #BlackLivesMatter

On Wednesday 25 May, the second anniversary of the murder of George Floyd that sparked the explosion of global Black Lives Matter protests, Stand Up To Racism groups across Britain will be holding #TakeTheKnee events to mark his death and raise the issue of ongoing institutional racism. … Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE: Fascist Tommy Robinson turns out less than half his previous mobilsation in Telford, as anti racists celebrate on march and rally

Sat, 05/07/2022 - 09:35
Marching in Telford today on the Stand Up To Racism and Shropshire Trades Council demonstration, 7 May 2022, against fascist Tommy Robinson and his supporters (pic: Stand Up To Racism)For Immediate Release
Saturday 7 May 2022


Anti racists celebrate and march through Telford in their hundreds today as fascist Robinson turns out less than half of his previous mobilisation

See the live reporting throughout the day from Stand Up To Racism including videos, pictures: https://twitter.com/AntiRacismDay … Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE: Anti racists will oppose fascist Tommy Robinson in Telford, Saturday 7 May

Thu, 05/05/2022 - 02:31
Hundreds opposed fascist Tommy Robinson on his last attempt to sow seeds of division in Telford in January, but the numbers turning out to support him are worrying, say anti racists For Immediate Release
Thursday 5 May 2022


Anti racists will oppose fascist Tommy Robinson in Telford, Saturday 7 May

PROTEST: Assemble 1pm, Southwater Square, Telford

Don’t let the racists divide us – Stop fascist Tommy Robinson

Unity over Division – justice for the victims 

Details here:
https://fb.me/e/1ng8I4oiR … Read the rest

Fascist Marine Le Pen lost French presidential election but remains a huge threat: build the mass movement against racism and fascism

Mon, 04/25/2022 - 02:36


Fascist Marine Le Pen may have lost the French presidential election, but she remains a huge threat while Macron has legitimised her politics through his use of racism and Islamophobia. Le Pen lost the election to Emmanuel Macron at 58.54 percent, with 41.46 percent. … Read the rest

PRESS RELEASE: Anti racists pledge to continue the fight against racism and fascism as fascist Le Pen remains a threat despite election loss

Sun, 04/24/2022 - 11:55
For Immediate Release
Sunday 24 April 2022


Anti racists pledge to continue the fight against racism and fascism as fascist Le Pen remains a threat despite election loss


Fascist Marine Le Pen may have lost the French presidential election, say anti racists, but she remains a huge threat and Macron has legitimised her politics through his use of racism and Islamophobia. … Read the rest