London Against Racism

We have been working on our London Against Racism project for a while now, collecting the stories of activism against racial intolerance. Now, we are proud to present those stories in this website.


Click the link to find films, documentaries, an interactive timeline and more.

Eastside Stories Episode 7

Children of the Blitz

Three women describe their experiences of the blitz as children.

London Against Racism: Ted Parker

The fourth film in our East London Against Racism series is now online! Here veteran activist Ted Parker recalls blocking the National Front at the Battle of Lewisham in 1977.

On Sunday 5th May our latest film from East London Against Racism will premiere at the closing party of New Cross & Deptford Free Film Festival.
The film is about the 1977 Battle of Lewisham, a decisive blockade against the National Front. 

On Sunday 5th May our latest film from East London Against Racism will premiere at the closing party of New Cross & Deptford Free Film Festival.

The film is about the 1977 Battle of Lewisham, a decisive blockade against the National Front. 

Podcast Episode 6: Rock Against Racism

Podcast Episode 6: Rock Against Racism is now online! In this episode, we mark the 35th anniversary of East London’s ‘Carnival Against The Nazis’ by sharing the stories of 3 people who made it happen.

http://eastsidestories.podomatic.com/entry/2013-04-30T03_07_07-07_00

Picture of the Day:
Paralympian Mike Hammon Water Skiing, c. 1980s

Picture of the Day:

Paralympian Mike Hammon Water Skiing, c. 1980s

Pic of the day: Nile Young Stars ‘B1’ Student Cricket Winners, Jinja Uganda, 1959

Pic of the day: Nile Young Stars ‘B1’ Student Cricket Winners, Jinja Uganda, 1959

Picture of the day
Cattle grazing on Wanstead Flats, date unknown.Happy Earth Day!

Picture of the day

Cattle grazing on Wanstead Flats, date unknown.

Happy Earth Day!

Picture of the Day
A map of Sri Lanka from an 2004 Eastside schools workshop in Newham.

Picture of the Day

A map of Sri Lanka from an 2004 Eastside schools workshop in Newham.

Pic of the day: Rathbone Market, 1975.

Pic of the day: Rathbone Market, 1975.