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Anti-racism protesters take to streets of London in response to Illegal Migration Bill

Protesters took to the streets of central London on Saturday afternoon (18 March) for an anti-racist demonstration organised partly in response to the government’s Illegal Migration Bill. The march in the capital was organised by Stand Up To Racism and the STUC, who also held protests in Glasgow and Cardiff. Introduced by home secretary Suella Braverman, the controversial legislation states that refugees who arrive in the UK through unauthorised means, such as crossing the English Channel in a boat, will have their asylum claims deemed inadmissible. For more visit Independent TV: Click here to subscribe to The Independent: About The Independent: Making Change Happen. The Independent is the world’s most free-thinking newsbrand, providing global news, commentary and analysis for the independently-minded. Connect with The Independent: Check out our full video catalog: Videos, daily editorial and more: Click here to get the best of The Independent daily: Like The Independent on Facebook: Follow The Independent on Twitter: Follow The Independent on Instagram: Download the iOS & Android app: Help to support truly independent journalism. Every dollar you contribute will directly fund additional special reports and investigations from a free-thinking, award-winning newsroom you can trust - Subscribe to Independent Premium for exclusive content & live events:
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