ByÂ Terence Elliott-Cooper / @terryec91
UK hip-hop is a varied genre, often depicted as ranging from the electronic grime-inspired hype, to the US-inspired bling. But Akala has established himself as one of the figureheads by doing neither. Drawing from both these genres â€“ in addition to reggae, rock, soul and more â€“ his latest offering, The Thieves […]
** TRIGGER WARNING: This piece discusses violence against women and people of colour **
By Sam Ambreen /Â @SamAmbreen
Itâ€™s about the pregnant 21 year old Muslim woman who was beaten so savagely, her foetus was stillborn.
Itâ€™s about the 18 year old activist Clement Meric, beaten so badly he was left brain dead.
Your New Worst Nightmare Melodramatically Brought to you By The Sun
To tell you the truth I’ve been too scared to write this article. Â For over 3 weeks now I’ve been literally shitting my pants. Â I’ve been laying awake at night, heart beating, nipples pressed against my t-shirt, as the whole nine runs laps of […]Read more →
The international cleaning and security workers union, UNI Property Service Global Union has called Monday 17th June, the day for International Justice for Cleaners. The union represents over 1 million workers and have recognised agreements with large corporations such as G4S, ISS and Securitas.
They have confirmed through their affiliates that a series of organised events, […]
When McKenzie Wark appeared on Novara, Resonance FM on May 28thÂ 2013 he argued that a critical theory that does not confront environmental problems as one of its central problems was not worth discussing (I am paraphrasing â€“ what he actually said was is more complicated and is transcribed below). Oddly, in this interview Wark managed […]
Trigger Warning: contains descriptions of racial abuse and images of physicial abuse by British soldiers
It is undeniable that the British armed forces have long been responsible for prosecuting racist and colonial oppression. The British state is this week, belatedly, paying millions in compensation to those detained in concentration camps, tortured and murdered in Kenya […]
by Molly Klein / @MrHermsprong
“Multiculturalism” has inspired reams of anguished writing across Europe over the past decade and a half.Â Politicians, pundits and academics have competed to produce the most lurid tales of a “failed experiment” conducted by misguided elites, a botched socio-cultural surgery causing grievous harm to the social body requiring an urgent therapeutic […]
By Phil Miller
British elites foster hatred of Muslims to justify their repressive foreign and security policies. This institutional climate makes it inevitable that Lee Ribgy’s murder became a recruitment tool for far-right street movements.
By South London Anti-Fascists / @SouthLondonAF
******* UPDATE – We are responding to Nick Griffin’s plans to go to Whitehall AND attack Lewisham & Woolwich later **********
By 11am this morning, Nick Griffin had tweeted the following:
Personal appeal to Tommy Robinson: throw off shackles of Zionist ‘advisors’ & come get nicked with me opposing Islamism AND neo-con […]
We live in troubled times. The economy is in tatters, the welfare state is being dismantled before our eyes. The police roam free with water canons and the bankers get fatter while the rest of us get poorer. Here at The Multicultural Politic, we aim to bring you cutting-edge commentary and fierce analysis to survive […]Read more →
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