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Vigil for Jo Cox and victims of fascist violence

Leeds Anti-Fascist Network will be holding a vigil for Jo Cox outside Birstall Library at 1 PM this Saturday. We won’t go into the background and our analysis here – for that, please see our previous statement. The vigil will … Continue reading

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Statement regarding Jo Cox

Yesterday, after a constituency surgery at the library in Birstall, near Leeds, Labour MP Jo Cox was subjected to a targeted, brutal and prolonged attack by an assailant who, according to multiple eyewitness accounts, shouted the words “Britain First” as … Continue reading

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Leeds Remains Fash-Free!

It’s been a glorious day in Leeds without a cloud – or fascist – in sight. Despite protestations over social media that they would continue running unofficial Vote Leave stalls up until the referendum, Mark Collett and his band of … Continue reading

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Fascists Out of Leeds, 05/03/16: An Update

Leeds Anti-Fascist Network is mobilising this Sunday to oppose the presence of neo-Nazi activists at a makeshift ‘Vote Leave’ stall – that the ‘Vote Leave’ campaign itself has expressly disowned. We are not taking a position on the EU referendum … Continue reading

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