Anti racism and anti fascism

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HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY: Telling the 'Untold Stories'

Hundreds packed three rooms in the House of Commons on Monday evening to hear Sir Martin Gilbert present the Merlyn Rees lecture in preparation for Holocaust Memorial Day. The event, organised by the Holocaust Educational Trust brought trade union and anti fascist activists, Conservative and Labour Lords and MPs together with Holocaust survivors and HET's young ambassadors. Sir Martin spoke about the "Untold Stories" of the Holocaust. Here Liz Payne tells another "Untold Story" of the 'politicals', many of them communists, forced into camps wearing red triangles where they were murdered.

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HOPE NOT HATE: Call to halt EDL provocation in Bradford

The English Defence League is calling its protest in Bradford "the Big One," and with good reason. There are few other places in the country where an EDL protest will be seen as more provocative. Despite pretending to be opposed only to Islamic extremism, the EDL is going to Bradford to provoke the city's large Muslim population writes Hope Not Hate Organiser Nick Lowles in the Morning Star.

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