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MODEL MOTION: support Stand Up To Racism International Conference against racism & fascism: 19 Oct

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 06:36

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.
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PRESS RELEASE: fascist Robinson goes DOWN – anti racists vow to continue opposition to his politics of hate

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 04:46
Stand Up To Racism spoke out at the Old Bailey as fascist Robinson was sentenced to another jail term this morning (Thursday 11 July 2016)

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

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 10:13

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

Turning the clock back: endorsing racist discourse is at the heart of Tory leadership campaign

Sun, 06/30/2019 - 23:44

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