[Ed. – Hey, why should America have all the fun?]
Up to 700 hard-left activists are planning to travel en masse to Calais from London to deliver “support” to illegal migrants camped near the Channel Tunnel. The development follows reports last week that French Police are “convinced” that British anarchist groups are working in the camps to “manipulate migrants” and coordinate attacks, demonstrations and crossings.
Yesterday, once more, hundreds of migrants stormed lorries waiting to board ferries as French Police temporarily stood down their guard. And on Saturday, masked British activists accompanied over 200 migrants on a march from the ‘Jungle’ camp to the tunnel entrance, to demand open borders, The Times reports.
Weyman Bennett, 50, a far-left activist from Tottenham addressed the march. He has held senior positions in the Socialist Workers Party and is an organiser for Unite Against Fascism. …
For an event planned for the 29th of this month – promoted on social media by Unite Against Fascism and Stand Up To Racism – up to 700 hundred activists plan to cycle to Calais from London to donate bikes to illegal migrants. Bikes are used by Migrants to make their daily two-mile journey from the camp to the tunnel.