Vicky Karafoulidou and Yannis Karliampos, Syriza members, spoke to us in a personal capacity and told us that Golden Dawn is quite strong in Thessaloniki, especially in the peripheral areas of the city where people have never seen an African or Asian immigrant.
On Saturday 21 July, a march to commemorate the birth of the Liverpool-born Irish socialist and trade unionist Jim Larkin, was met with a violent counter demonstration by a coalition of right wing, fascist, Loyalist and veterans’ organisations.
There were three or four hundred people on the English Defence League demonstration in Bristol on 13 July - as against several thousand mobilised on the EDL's biggest protests, and perhaps a thousand
Circular email from an activist in Bristol: The EDL are marching in Bristol on the 14th of July. The counter-mobilisation is in full swing, so get involved.
These are the election results for the neo-Nazi movement Golden Dawn in Greece.
Police arrested four anti-fascists in Glasgow last Saturday (16th June) as a mob of around twenty or so Scottish Defence League (SDL) supporters staged a ‘protest’ in the city centre and harassed members of the Glasgow Palestine Human Rights Campaign.
Hope Not Hate’s efforts to bring down fascist organisations in the UK are admirable.
On 28 April, English Defence League thugs attacked a socialist stall in Lewisham, south east London.
Anti-fascists will mobilise in Luton on Saturday 5 May, as the English Defence League prepare to demonstrate in what many EDL supporters see as their organisation’s spiritual home.
Citizen Protection minister Michalis Chrisochoidis claims that by being “tough” on “illegal” immigrants he will marginalise the far-right Xrisi Aygi (Golden Dawn).