4. Apr, 2018


Nearly 100 people have formed a human chain outside a mosque in Newcastle to fight against racism and Islamophobia.

Members of Citizens UK are standing in solidarity with Muslims on a day which encourages violence against members of the religion.

Tyne and Wear Citizens, the local branch of Citizens UK, say they are ‘spreading love, not hate’ on ‘Punish a Muslim’ day.

People said they were fighting against racism and Islamophobia.