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Free legal aid at risk
Human Rights Movement

Free legal aid at risk

Action has begun over warnings about the budget cuts that the Lib-Con government wants to carry out regarding the free legal aid system (Legal Aid). The initiative has been taken by the Justice for All campaign, a coalition formed by more than 1,000 groups of legal agencies and consultancies that […]

Counteracting islamophobia
Movement United Kingdom

Counteracting islamophobia

Various experts, politicians and activists consider the English Defence League (EDL) an islamophobic and racist organisation based on their rejecting of Islamic culture. The EDL was formed in 2009, from a group called the “United People of Luton”, as a party based on extreme right-wing ideology. Led by ex-member of […]

Protests against educational cuts
Movement United Kingdom

Protests against educational cuts

Following the continued large-scale protests in London during November and December 2010 in light of the coalition government’s proposal to triple university tuition fees and to cut financial aid to poorer students, student and trade union bodies will once again take to the streets in an attempt to ensure these […]

Hopemas 2010
Movement Pages Politiks

Hopemas 2010

In May 2010, British National Party leader Nick Griffin was heavily defeated in his attempt to become the first British National Party MP. In order to celebrate this and honour BNP opposition—specifically the group ‘Hope for Hate’—an event called ‘Hopemas’ will be held on Friday, 17 December 2010. The British […]