Stand Up To Racism
This branch/committee/ organisation notes
- The alarming rise of racism, Islamophobia and Antisemitism and far right forces across Europe, America and elsewhere.
- The rise of right wing populism with racist Nigel Farage’s new project, the growth of a far right movement both in Britain and internationally centred on targeting Muslims, and the continuing dangerous racist rhetoric and scapegoating pushed by the Tories amidst their crisis.
PRESS RELEASE: fascist Robinson goes DOWN – anti racists vow to continue opposition to his politics of hate
Fascist ‘Tommy Robinson’ (real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon) was this morning, Thursday 11 July, sentenced to another prison term after being found guilty of contempt of court last week. … Read the rest
PRESS RELEASE: Anti-racists celebrate Tommy Robinson guilty verdict & call for continued action against far-right
Friday 5 July 2019
As Ex English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson was found guilty of contempt of court Today at the Old Bailey, leading anti-racist activists have called for continued action to turn back the rise of the violent far-right, in which Robinson has played a key role. … Read the rest
By Weyman Bennett, co convenor Stand Up To Racism
Last week kicked off with a storm with revelations about Boris Johnson and the potential of domestic violence with the police called to his partner’s home. Rather despicably, Johnson came up with a quick and calculated solution to take the heat off. … Read the rest