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Ruhullah Aramesh Demo Speaker Croydon Race and Equality Council - 1992

Introduction

Demo against the Killing of Ruhullah Aramesh in Thornton Heath in 1992. Speech by a member of Croydon Race and Equality Council, name unknown.

Ruhullah Aramesh, twenty-four years old, an Afghan refugee was attacked in Thornton Heath on July 31, 1992, by a gang of twenty yelling, racist epithets. They beat him with iron bars and wood planks until his skull was crushed.

Spoke about:

Demonstration
Croydon
Afghan refugee
Rise of neo-nazism in Germany, Belgium and France
BNP given legitimacy at the ballot box

 

 

 

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Credits

Date: 12 September 1992
Location: Norbury
City: London
Crew: M Saunders
Organisation: Anti-Nazi League
Event: Ruhullah Aramesh March
Original Format - colour, hi8, 3.30 mins
Language versions - english

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