Unity protest against Tommy Robinson, Trump and the far-right

When:
July 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2018-07-14T13:00:00+00:00
2018-07-14T17:00:00+00:00
Where:
Old Palace Yard
London SW1P 3JY
Contact:
Stand Up to Racism, Unite Against Fascism
Unity protest against Tommy Robinson, Trump and the far-right @ Old Palace Yard

• ASSEMBLE between 1 and 2 pm at Old Palace Yard, Westminster
• MARCH 2 pm to Whitehall

Speakers include:
• Claude Moraes MEP • Jean Lambert MEP Talha Ahmed – The Muslim Council of Britain • Dilowar Khan – London Muslim Centre • Gerry Gable – Searchlight Magazine • Reverend Steven Saxby • Kiri Tunks – National Education Union President • Nita Sanghera – UCU – University and College Union Vice President • Jane Loftus – The Communications Union Vice President • Peter Kavanagh – Unite the Union – London & Eastern • Steve Hedley – National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT)deputy General Secretary • Taranjit Chana – GMB London Region • Louise Regan – NEU • Shahrar Ali Green Party

Letter to the Guardian with initial signatories of support:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/19/we-must-come-together-to-fight-the-resurgent-racist-right

Add your name here: https://www.change.org/p/we-must-unite-to-halt-the-rise-of-the-far-right

The racist right in Britain are using the “Free Tommy Robinson” campaign and the visit of Donald Trump to reorganise and grow, backed by international racist and far-right figures such as Steve Bannon and Geert Wilders.

On June 9th, they mobilised around 15,000 people in Central London, where Nazi salutes, violence and the most virulent Islamophobia were on show.

On 14th July they have called their next protest in London. That day, we will be organising a peaceful anti-racist event bringing together the broadest possible opposition to their politics of hate

Supported by unions UNITE, UNISON, GMB, NEU, PCS, CWU, FBU, RMT, TSSA, ASLEF, NAPO, POA plus many faith & campaign groups

Please email info@standuptoracism.org.uk/info@uaf.org.uk if your organisation can get involved.

Please share widely and invite all your friends.

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