Category "Anti-racism"

A wave of hate after Brexit

A wave of hate after Brexit

People like me were warning that the EU referendum would be a racist carnival of reaction.  But events have proved that the carnival is by no means over. It would be wrong to say that the Referendum was a referendum on [...]

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Review: The Far Right in Europe

Review: The Far Right in Europe

Given the demise of the BNP and its splinters, as well as the decline and internecine warfare in the English Defence League and its cousins, we might think that fascism is not a big issue. However, if we look across [...]

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Review: The Last Poets

Review: The Last Poets

The Last Poets – Band on the Wall 21/07/15 The Last Poets have long been regarded as the forefathers of Hip Hop. After forming on Malcolm X’s birthday in 1968, they became the credible soundtrack to the burgeoning Black Power movement [...]

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Another Europe is possible

Another Europe is possible

Europe. The very word conjures up pictures of unelected bureaucrats and no-mark politicians sitting in a distant parliament passing laws on how much a banana can bend and imposing dodgy things like human rights on us. The European Union (EU) [...]

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Migrants abandoned at sea

Migrants abandoned at sea

We have heard about the horror of the drowning of people in the Mediterranean.  But this is not something new that has happened in the last week, in the last year or few years.  For well over a decade hundreds, [...]

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