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ACT NOW: PROTEST AGAINST THE RACIST SCIENCE OF DR. JAMES WATSON

The 1990 Trust totally condemns the unethical, provocative and racially offensive remarks by Dr Watson against the African heritage and calls on all peace loving people to equally do so.
Date posted:Thursday, October 18, 2007


No to racist blogs

SUPPORT A NEW campaign to discipline party members who write racist comments on blogs.
Date posted:Thursday, July 12, 2007


Call to community to attend House of Commons debate on 2006 Mental Health Bill

Human rights campaigns group, Black Mental Health UK is encouraging people in the community to attend the debate on the 2006 Mental Health Bill, even for just an hour, on Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th June.
Date posted:Thursday, June 14, 2007


Act Now: Lobby your MP to stop racist mental health Bill

Plans under the 2006 Mental Health Bill are set to wreak destruction within the Black community
Date posted:Wednesday, June 06, 2007


US warship bombs Somalia – Thurs 7 June media briefing. All welcome

Almost totally ignored by the British media, on Friday a US warship shelled north-east Somalia for about three hours.
Date posted:Tuesday, June 05, 2007


No BBC, Jerusalem Is Not The Capital Of Israel!

Please contact the BBC and complain about the incorrect claim that has been made concerning the status of Jerusalem requesting both an apology and a correction.
Date posted:Tuesday, May 22, 2007


Women in Yarl’s Wood Removal Centre on hunger strike protesting against SERCO’s draconian regime

Women in Yarl’s Wood Removal Centre began a last Thursday night, following a threat by SERCO (the company which in April this year won a £87 million contract to run Yarl’s Wood) to introduce new measures.
Date posted:Wednesday, May 09, 2007


The British Government must apologise say the 1990 Trust

The 1990 Trust have today written to Tony Blair asking for a formal apology and a memorial day on August 23rd.
Date posted:Wednesday, March 28, 2007


Revealed: Over 100 Prisons identified worldwide for illegal detention in ‘War on Terror’

Disappearances in the War on Terror have formed an integral part of the Bush administration’s programme of secret detention.
Date posted:Thursday, December 14, 2006


BME Law firms at risk

Plans to change legal aid funding will hit small black and minority ethnic run law firms
Date posted:Thursday, October 19, 2006


ACT NOW: Lobby to amend crucial extradition law

Urgent action needed to save Babar Ahmad from extradition under unfair laws. Lobby your MP to support crucial amendments to extradition arrangements with the U.S.
Date posted:Tuesday, October 03, 2006


Support a Statutory Race Committee on the CEHR

As some of you may be aware the 1990 Trust, Operation Black Vote, the National Assembly Against Racism and many others, have been campaigning to ensure that the new Commission for Equalities and Human Rights has a dedicated statutory race committee.
Date posted:Thursday, September 14, 2006


Act now: Guantanamo “suicides”

Write to your MP and ask the Government to take action to close down Guantanamo and ask for an independent investigation into the deaths of these men.
Date posted:Wednesday, June 14, 2006


Anti-racist organisations campaign for 'race committee' and Black representation on the CEHR

ACT NOW: support the campaign to secure a future for race equality in the UK.
Date posted:Thursday, February 23, 2006


Reject the Terrorism Bill Petition

The petition was launched by Scotland Against Criminalising Communities on 15 October 2005. It is based on a longer statement (“United to Protect Our Rights”) released in August 2005 and supported by a wide range of organisations. The petition is a condensed version of this statement, updated to take account of the government's publication of the Terrorism Bill on 12 October 2005.
Date posted:Thursday, November 03, 2005


Lobby against the Terrorism Bill

Don't let your MP duck this one! Blair and Clarke were barely able to get the Prevention of Terrorism Act through Parliament last March.
Date posted:Tuesday, October 18, 2005


Act now! Save Joan Shurland from death

Joan Shurland faces grave danger from the gangsters who killed her son, if the Home Office decision to deport her goes through. We are asking readers to act so she can stay in the UK
Date posted:Wednesday, August 04, 2004


Sign the statement for the Coalition Against the Single Equalities Commission and for 6 +1

“We are against being railroaded into something that we feel will not work for equalities groups ”
Date posted:Thursday, April 22, 2004


Sign the Statement for the Coalition Against the Destitution of Asylum Seekers

Sign-up to oppose Section 55 of the Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act which has left thousands of asylum seekers destitute
Date posted:Thursday, April 22, 2004


Sign the Unite Against Fascism Campaign Statement

We call, as a matter of the greatest urgency, for the broadest unity against the alarming rise in racism and fascism in Britain today
Date posted:Thursday, February 26, 2004


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