The Fascists' Idea of a 'Family Day Out'
|No doubt lynching is also part of a 'family day out' for March for England. These were the people that our 'diversity' Police were protecting when they spent £1 protecting 50 boneheads|
|The poster says it all|
March for England allegedly began as a ‘family fun day’ out. Today it was quite clear that it has become nothing more than an English Defence League group. Not a woman or child went anywhere near the overweight thugs, racists, drunks and fascists who participated in celebrating St. George’s Day, who was Greek not British anyway!
|The real face of Brighton|
As can be seen from the photographs, the fascist idea of a day-out at the seaside differs markedly from anyone else.
|Another example of all the fund of a 'family day out' for the EDL|
|without the heavy protection of the Police, the EDL would have been lynched|
Anti-fascists also have lessons to learn in terms of combating roving bands of fascists looking for the vulnerable to beat up.
|50 fascists set off on their mobile kettle. No-one could hear or see them (apart from the seagulls who used them as a convenient toilet)|
Credit is due in particular to the anarchists who played a major part in the counter-organisation whilst realising that not everyone is able or willing to engage in physical confrontation. The idea of big, fluorescent posters proclaiming things like ‘Racism not wanted here’ worked wonderfully.
A new tactic - the Police are now physically sealing off roads using metal plate. This was done right up to West Street and must have cost a fortune. It seems that the Police will spare no effort to protect the fascists
|EDL attack a lone anti-fascist. We trust that now the Police have clear evidence they will be making arrests and prosecuting!|
As it is the EDL held a short march between the piers inside what was effect a mobile police kettle. As people shouted at them, ‘no one can hear you anyway’ and that was true. All you could see is them gesticulating. It is alleged that a bottle was thrown at them. This blog, of course, doesn’t condone wanton violence but I’m glad to report that the bottle is making a full recovery though the skull it hit is beyond repair.
Instead of bringing contingents down from Surrey, the Met, City of London Police, Hampshire and no doubt elsewhere, the Police should tell the EDL if they want to mach then that’s fine, but don’t expect us to protect you. But then, at the end of the day, the fascists' message is one that large numbers of Police share.
To those who say we should ignore them, that is always the best way to help fascism grow. 19 people were arrested, we don’t know how many will be charged and if they are all anti-fascists but it is essential that people ensure that the cost of any fines is carried by the movement and not individuals.
The Argus estimated there were over 1,000 counter-demonstrators compared to 150 fascists. My estimate, including EDL not on the march, is 70 fascists maximum and between one and a half and two thousand anti-fascists, many of whom were locals who joined on the spot.
Surprise, surprise. The Zionists who make such as fuss about 'anti-Semitism' every Saturday outside Sodastream were nowhere to be seen! Fighting fascism isn't part of opposing anti-Semitism.
|It's easy to be brave behind a police kettle|
|two police spies|
|the fat one has difficulty with his camera|
|On the left and right are 2 suspected EDL supporters|
|These three characters were part of a roaming band of EDL supporters|
|a moronic EDL member pleads with the police to be let through to join his mates (in vain)|
|The EDL march gets underway late as usual|
|a few photos of the master race|
|the one on the right shows his fear of what would happen if the Police weren't there. Not the traditional role of fascism.|
|Spot a Nazi 1|
|spot a nazi 2|
|One of the saner members of the EDL - raging at being caged in|
|A sea of police and anti-fascists. The EDL aren't even visible|
|You do sometimes wonder whether the fascists really do conform to their own racial theories - with fascist numbskulls at the bottom of the ladder|
|The other side of the new street metal sealers|
|Celebrating in the way they know best - behind the appropriately named 'bar rogue'!|
|The real face of Brighton as an estimated 1,500 pack the Old Steine|
|The reaction of ordinary townsmen and women to the fascist filth|
|looking worried, as well they might|