A great line up of speakers have confirmed for the joint UAF and One Society Many Cultures confernece.
Speakers include: Diane Abbott MP Jeremy Corbyn MP Andy Slaughter MP Claude Moraes MEP Christine Blower NUT General Secretary Hugh Lanning PCS Deputy General Secretary Chris Keates NASUWT General Secretary Farooq Murad Muslim Council of Britain Secretary General Leslie Mercer TUC President Symon Sentain Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust Chair Azad Ali Engage Head of Community Development Helen Shaw Inquest Co-Director Dr Omar Hamdoon Muslim Association of Britain Aaron Kiely NUS Black Students Officer Omar Ali FOSIS President Gerry Gable Searchlight Paul Jenkins “Nick Griffin Must Go” Campaign John Campbell UAF Chair Yorkshire Weyman Bennett UAF Joint Secretary Sabby Dhalu UAF Joint Secretary
Themes at the conference include:
Austerity and the rise of Le Pen and Golden Dawn
Euro 2014: stop Nick Griffin and Andrew Brons
Mobilising against the English Defence League
Policy, media and the impact on Briatin’s Muslim communities
Preventing, racism, Islamophobia and homophobia on the streets and in the workplace
The truth about immigration, integration and multiculturalism
Policing and institutional racism
Why we must defend “No platform for fascism”
The conference will feature the Islamophobia Awareness exhibtion.
The conference is hosted by: Unite Against Fascism, One Society Many Cultures, NUT and PCS and supported by: the Muslim Council of Britain, Engage, London Muslim Centre, East London Mosque, Islamic Forum of Europe and the British Muslim Initiative