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Piss-poor Pegida

Some chancers from the social media wing of the far-right decided they would attempt to cash-in on the recent Pegida bubble. Here’s what happened on their first National rally in the UK. Words and pictures by our man in the … Continue reading

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No surrender..to the book club?

I have to say, I don’t normally enjoy the point-and-laugh stereotyping of EDL members as illiterate, brain-dead thickheads but they really aren’t helping themselves lately. A book club were meeting to discuss Russell Brand’s ‘Revolution’ in a bar in Newcastle … Continue reading

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[Guest Post] National Front demonstration Newcastle 10th May 2014

You may have read the account of our writer friend being targeted by supporters of the National Front. Here’s his account of the demonstration itself. Thanks for your contribution, comrade!   I arrived at the demonstration area about half an … Continue reading

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[GUEST POST] National Front free to intimidate Journalists

**This has been supplied by a chap who has very kindly let us use his articles and photographs before. It describes his experiences in Newcastle on May 10th 2014 when the National Front held a national demonstration in the city … Continue reading

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Anti-Fascism, the EDL and the SWP

Over the last year the North East of England, particularly Sunderland, has seen demonstrations by several far-right, racist and fascist groups such as English Defence League (EDL), British National Party (BNP) and Northern Patriotic Front (NPF) ostensibly about plans for … Continue reading

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Welcome to Sunderland Echoes

I am going to write about stuff that I’m bothered about and also do some moaning about Sunderland and the surrounding area. You might like it or you might not. That’s fine. I doubt this will be popular anyway so … Continue reading

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