National Front thwarted in Swansea

Nazis off our streets! Anti-racist campaigners occupied Castle Square in Swansea on Saturday 5 April to deny the use of the most public open space in Swansea to the racist National Front who had decided to hold a ‘white pride’ event in the city. Around 250 people turned up, many of them coming at short … Continue reading

Hundreds unite against Swansea ‘white pride’ protest

 A showdown between National Front members and anti-fascist protesters brought hundreds of people to a Welsh city centre, amid a heavy police presence. Saturday’s so-called “White Pride March”, which was promoted on a South Wales National Front website, was condemned by campaigners, MPs and trade unionists who themselves gathered in a major counter demonstration, drawing … Continue reading

Beaten by dad for dating black boy. Racist parents jailed for attacking daughter

Attacked … 17-year-old Jane   A RACIST couple have been jailed for violently attacking their daughter and her new boyfriend because he was black. David and Frances Champion lashed out when they saw 17-year-old Jane “in a state of undress” with waiter Alfonce Ncube. Champion, 50, hurled racist abuse at Mr Ncube before grabbing and … Continue reading

Far right supporter arrested during National Front protest

  Islamophobia Watch  draws our attention to a local news report regarding the arrest of a far right supporter for an alleged racial public order offence during a protest organized by the South Wales National Front in Swansea. From the : South Wales Evening Post “A 21-year old man has been arrested during a demonstration by … Continue reading

Protesters outnumber supporters as BNP leader speaks at a Swansea pub

PEOPLE protesting against the presence of BNP leader Nick Griffin in Swansea outnumbered his supporters as he spoke in the city on Saturday. The presence of the controversial politician in the city led to a noisy demonstration in the street outside the Landore inn where he was speaking. While the leader talked, a group of … Continue reading