Folk Against FascismThe British National Party has recently been appropriating British folk music, customs and culture as a means of spreading their racist policies. They are selling traditional music through their Excalibur merchandising arm, despite the protestations of many of the artists included, who find their policies abhorrent.
We are strongly opposed to the misappropriation of our traditional music for this purpose. While we celebrate our national traditions in our music, song and dance
LinksFolk Against Fascism Facebook Group
Folk Against Fascism on MySpace
Folk Against Fascism Discussion on Mudcat
"Not in my name" petition to be handed to European parliament to indicate that BNP leader Nick Griffin does not represent Britain. See the rest of the Hope not Hate web site too for background information.
Unite Agains Fascism, a more general political organisation campaigning against the BNP.
There is a "Folk Against Fascism" web site coming too, we are told, for information about plans - everything from making stickers and badges available to a large-scale concert or tour. Link to follow when the site is announced...