Month: October 2016
History Lessons: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLF2F38E5941910270
This series of short videos explore the historical significance of key events in the twentieth century.
Watch the entire series on the History of Scotland!
On 4 October 1936 the people of the East End halted the march of Oswald Mosley’s Blackshirts through Stepney . The Battle of Cable Street, as the events have come to be known, is symbolic of community rejection of racism and fascism.
Source: The Battle of Cable Street