Militant, working class self-organisation: a response to Hope not Hate and Unite Against Fascism

Editorial note: although Liverpool Antifascists agrees with the overall thrust of the following article, it should be read as the opinion of its author and not of LiverAF as a whole. It is now three weeks until the English Defence League (EDL) descend upon Bradford, and the debate continues about how antifascists should oppose them. … Continue reading

Why using the state to ban the EDL is a bad idea

The Bradford Telegraph & Argus tells us that local politicians are seeking to get the English Defence League’s planned march in Bradford banned; Bradford Council’s political leaders have spoken out against the proposed English Defence League demonstration. And Council leader Ian Greenwood has explained why he wants the Home Office to ban the event scheduled … Continue reading