On Wednesday 26th March,Â Â KimberlÃ© W. Crenshaw, the black woman who coined the term “Intersectionality” and professor of law at University College of Los Angeles and Columbia, gave a lecture entitled “Justice Rising: moving intersectionally in the age of post-everything”
For those of Â you who missed it, you can listen to the recording of the event here.
I’ve only met Owen JonesÂ a few times and though we have had a fewÂ bizarre arguments, I can’t help but have a warm affection for him. I can’t deny that I find myself harbouring genuine sympathies for his stated aims. I cheered when he spoke against Israeli militarism on Question Time. I have found myself […]
Tuesday 1st October 3pm,
Crossroads Women’s Centre
25 Wolsey Mews,
London NW5 2DX
“You find them coming in during the middle of the night when you are sleeping. I have been in bed lying down and someone has come into my room and I wake up and I am frightened. Why would a man be in my room […]
The Independent Workers Union (IWGB) which represents cleaners in John Lewis stores in London has stated that it will step up its campaign for the London Living Wage in the run up to Christmas. Â This will include a new protests and industrial action.
Protest After â€˜Partnerâ€™ Sacked After Giving Interview toÂ The Guardian
The union will start […]
“In 2013, racism and racial inequality still exist in the UK. Creating an equal and fair society where a personâ€™s life chances are not affected by their race is possible, but only if we work together. The key to succeeding will be informing people about the continued existence of racism and the damage it […]Read more →
50 years ago today, Washington D.C. was put on lockdown, a 24 hour ban on the selling of alcohol was imposed and the usually bustling streets were quiet almost trembling with fear. The reason being that negroes were marching on Washington and they were not welcome. The US Capital expecting a race riot, tolerated […]
By Mhairi McAlpine
Looking back to the start of last month, UKIP had just taken third place in the local elections in England with an estimated 26% share of the vote, and Farange was being lauded as the champion of the little guy, with the ear of the government and considerable sympathy on the back benches, […]
By South London Anti-Fascists / @SouthLondonAF
On Saturday 29th June, Stephen Yaxley-Lennon (aka “Tommy Robinson”) and Kevin Carroll, the two leading shitbaguettes of the English Defence League, are planning to do a sponsored walk from Westminster to Woolwich.
The sponsorship money raised by the for the walk has been rejected by the charity “Help for Heroes”. So […]
** 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.
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.
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