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CABLE STREET: March demands unity in action against fascism

Now online, a photographic record of the 75th anniversary march and rally against fascism. Veterans of the Battle, including one who was 105 years old, led a call, echoed by union leaders and community groups for a new level of unity of action and purpose against the fascists.

You can read on for John Millington's Morning Star report. See following notices: Ealing Times, Islington Tribune.

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CABLE STREET: National and local speakers announced

Cable Street 75, the umbrella group organising the 75th anniversary commemorative march on Sunday 2 October has announced the main speakers for the day.

The list brings together some of the best known Labour Movement leaders such as TUC deputy Frances O'Grady, RMT general secretary Bob Crow  and Gail Cartmail assistant general secretary of UNITE.  

Alongside, will be local community and political activists including Labour councillor Kosru Uddin, Jewish Socialist's Group Dave Rosenberg, Searchlight campaigner Matthew Collins and Robert Griffiths general secretary of the communist party. Max Levitas, Cable Street veteran will open the proceedings which will be chaired by Bill Greenshields and Wapping strike and campaign veteran, Ann Field.