Content Warning - descriptions of islamophobic and racist violence.
Facebook has removed the page of violent fascist organisation Britain First -- which had posted videos comparing immigrants to animals and describes its leaders as “islamophobic and proud”.
Two of Britain First’s leaders are currently in jail for racist hate crimes. Yet, Mastercard, Visa and American Express continue to process donations for the hate group.
Racist groups can't operate without money.
SumOfUs members have already pushed Paypal to stop processing funding for the violent French white supremacist group Génération Identitaire. Now, let’s make the credit card giants take responsibility and cut all ties with Britain First.
Tell Visa, Mastercard and American Express to stop profiting from hate and end their business with Britain First today.
Britain First is a UK-based group that organises racist attacks and hostile street demos. Then it shares videos of these attacks online to try to stir up hate and division.
The group recently hit the headlines after Donald Trump retweeted two of its racist propaganda videos, to the dismay of global political community.
One of Britain First’s leaders is in jail for screaming racially-motivated abuse at Muslims in a restaurant, which left children inside terrified and crying.
It doesn’t end there. An inside source recently told the press how Britain First members planned large-scale violent attacks against mosques all over the UK.
Facebook removed the fascist group’s page as it had “repeatedly posted content designed to incite animosity and hatred against minority groups”. So why are donations to Britain First still being allowed by card companies?
Let’s end the hate today: tell Visa, Mastercard and American Express to end all financial processing for Britain First