Showing items tagged with 'edl'
18 March 2015: Speech at a STUC event by Dominic Bascombe, NUJ assistant organiser
12 July 2013: Members of the English Defence League have been strongly condemned for harassment and threats of violence targeted at a young reporter.
21 April 2013: A Unite Against Fascism counter demonstration, called in response to an EDL mobilisation in Bolton, Greater Manchester on 20 March 2010, was attacked by the police.
6 March 2013: Far right political parties have a record of attacking the press, the NUJ has a range of advice and resources about the far right.
9 June 2012: The NUJ has demanded that journalists be allowed to do their job without being harassed or threatened during the demonstration organised by the English Defence League.
5 September 2011: Day two of the TUC Congress debated arts, media and culture, including media regulation, Lost Arts, the digital economy and the BBC licence fee.
5 September 2011: The NUJ has condemned attacks on journalists during the EDL protest in London on Saturday and the union has offered support and assistance to journalists who were abused.
2 September 2011: The NUJ has demanded that journalists be allowed to do their job without being harassed or threatened during the demonstrations in London on Saturday 3 September.
20 April 2011: A prominent member of the English Defence League has been jailed for nine months for his role in a pre-arranged brawl between supporters of Brentford and Leyton Orient football clubs last year.
20 April 2011: NUJ intervention has brought an undertaking that the Lancashire Constabulary will not be issuing their own press passes again.