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“More than 300 Nazis fell by your gun”

I just found this tribute to female Red Army sniper Lyudmila Pavlichenko, by Woody Guthrie, hidden away on one of the Searchlight websites. It is something I had completely forgotten we had done. Turn the sound up. Sound with some of the … Continue reading

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Battle of Cable Street Events

I am currently working with others on the Cable Street 75 committee organising a march and rally to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Cable Street. It is just one part of this year’s commemoration. I have put … Continue reading

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From inside the madness

Morning Star Monday August 15 2011 STEVE SILVER hails Matthew Collins’s new biography describing his time as a soldier within the far-right – and why he turned mole Hate: My life in the British far right By Matthew Collins (Biteback … Continue reading

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Democratic German Report

In 1987 I was at an anti-fascist friend’s house when he produced a very large bound volume for me to peruse as bed time reading while I was staying in his spare room. The volume contained a large run of … Continue reading

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Remember Rolan Adams

Only recently I wrote a blog post about the racist murder of Kelso Cochrane in 1958 here. I didn’t think that I would be writing on anything similar for some time. Then at the beginning of the week I received an … Continue reading

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Holocaust Memorial Day – 10th Anniversary

While I knew that today marks Holocaust Memorial Day, it only dawned on me during the day that this is actually the 10th anniversary of when it was first commemorated in Britain. I was made aware of this by a … Continue reading

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The firebombing of Anna’s house

An event that happened in 1987 has been buzzing around in my head today. That event is the firebombing of Anna Sullivan’s house in Islington by local fascists. Anna was an art teacher, an anti-racist, and a former leading local … Continue reading

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