October 15, 2021
From Stand Up To Racism (UK)
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To register, visit the eventbrite page  HERE

To find out who’s speaking, and what sessions are happening when, view the Conference Timetable HERE

The timings for the conference are:

SATURDAY 16 OCTOBER
2PM – Workshops
5PM – International Plenary – WORLD AGAINST RACISM & FASCISM

SUNDAY 17 OCTOBER
2PM – Workshops
5PM – Closing Plenary – HOW DO WE DEFEAT JOHNSON’S RACIST OFFENSIVE

Mobilising The Anti-Racist Majority:
HOW DO WE DEFEAT JOHNSON’S RACIST OFFENSIVE?   Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th October 2021

Speakers Include:
Diane Abbott MP Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi MP Bell Ribeiro-Addy MPDawn Butler MP Anum Qaiser-Javid MP Lowkey Gary Younge Shavanah Taj, Wales TUC General Secretary  Sharon Graham, Unite General Secretary Kevin Courtney, NEU Joint General Secretary Mark Serwotka, PCS General Secretary Sarah Woolley, BFAWU General Secretary Mick Whelan, Aslef General SecretaryTalha Ahmad, Muslim Council of Britain Enver Solomon, Refugee Council Chief Executive Marwan Muhammad, Former Director of Collective Against Islamophobia, France Martvs Chagas, former Minister for Racial Equality, Brazil Trevor Prescod, Barbados MPMohammad Asif, Afghan Human Rights Foundation Director Petros Constantinou, KEERFA Greece United Movement Against Racism & FascismPeter Herbert, Society of Black Lawyers Chair Mohammed Kozbar, Finsbury Park Mosque  Dr Peng WangSalma Yaqoob •  Zita Holbourne, BARAC UK Founder & Co-Chair • Ulrike Schmidt, Amnesty InternationalZoe Reed, Society for Anglo-Chinese UnderstandingAiden, Stop Asian Hate UK Steve Hedley, RMT Senior Assistant General Secretary Wilf Sullivan, TUC Race Equality Officer Margaret Greer, Unison Victoria Showunmi, UCU Amit Malde, FBU Ged Grebby Show Racism The Red Card David Rosenberg Jewish Socialists’ Group Patrick Vernon, Windrush campaignerLindsey German, Stop the War Coalition Kate Hudson CND + many more  

Sessions include:
World Against Racism & Fascism
No hostile environment – uniting against the Nationality & Borders Bill
Black Lives Matter: Racist policing & the fight for justice
Disproportionate impact of covid, institutional racism & The CRED report
Fighting for anti-racist workplaces
Uniting against fascism, far right, antisemitisim and Islamophobia
Black Lives Matter: Decolonising and the fight for reparations
Love Football Hate Racism – defending #TakeTheKnee
20 years on from 9/11 and the rise of Islamophobia
The Policing Bill – Defending GRT communities & BLM, opposing crackdown on dissent.
Climate migration, walls and borders: what is Climate Justice and how do we fight for it?
Love Music Hate Racism Sinophobia and opposing racism towards Chinese, East & South-East Asian communities.




Source: Standuptoracism.org.uk