‘See Them Ah Come, But We Nah Run’ – A view from the ground...

Anti-immigration and racism is on the rise, a racist party is riding the wave and looking like becoming the third party in British politics. Anti-racists and anti-fascists have to stop them. Whilst this might...

UKIPwatch: Lancashire Tories turn right

Andy Cunningham reports from Lancashire on a divided race between Labour and the racist right. You couldn't have missed Nigel Farage if you'd taken a drive round Bolton and Bury in the run-up to 22 May...

UKIPwatch: Farage cleans up in the Fens

(UKIP leader Nigel Farage campaigning in the east of England last year – see ITV News report) Mitch Mitchell reports from Cambridgeshire, where UKIP scored strongly, in the first of a series of...

EDL Outnumbered in Colchester

Last week, while the rest of the country was going to the polls, the EDL decided to demonstrate in Colchester town centre. Once again, they were opposed by a large demonstration of students and...

Event: Thanet Freedom Festival, 19 July

A multi-cultural anti-racist community event in the spirit of Love Music Hate Racism. Freedom Festival Lineup  Spookasonic Sam Bumble Spyplane Nicola Booth Milky Negro OHHMS Avenge Thee + Naime Snowden Colliery Brass Band Roma Choir (plus 2 more Roma acts) Milos and Niklolas Lucia Xavier Dimitris Michailidis All...

Manchester antifascists celebrate BNP defeat

Around 60 demonstrators from Unite Against Fascism gathered outside the Euro election count at Manchester Town Hall

Immigrants are NOT the problem: rs21 North London public meeting (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IB4XNS5uBo rs21 North London hosts a public meeting with veteran anti-racist campaigner Darcus Howe, Mark Bergfeld, and Ezequiel, a representative of striking SOAS cleaners. Video interview with Darcus Howe available here. Follow rs21 North London on Twitter and Facebook.

Newcastle: report from antifascist mobilisation

Hanif L reports: On Saturday, around 250 people turned out to oppose an EDL march in Newcastle. The counter demonstration had been organised by Newcastle Unites, a local grouping supported by UAF, Labour councillors and others....

Brighton antifascist mobilisation: reports round-up

(picture from @BenJames22, reporter at The Argus) Lois JC reports: There was a much smaller presence of fascists than in earlier years: around 150. Antifascists outnumbered them at least 2-1. We lined the streets while the fasc did...

Who was Blair Peach?

Today marks the 35th anniversary of the killing of Blair Peach by the police. David Renton looks back at Blair Peach's life as a poet, trade unionist and committed antifascist. Blair Peach was a 33...