Fighting Fascism – Art As Activism

The story of Dan Jones

The story of Dan Jones, artist, activist and campaigner, who was one of those who initiated the ‘Battle of Cable Street’ mural. The artwork commemorates the day when Oswald Mosley’s fascists were forced out of the East End of London. The work is Art as Activism.

For more features on activists and activism, see Fighting Fascism – Britain’s Divide and Rule (Balwinder Rana Singh and his ongoing fight against racism) and The Woman with the Afro (one of the last remaining members of the Mangrove 9 – Barbara Beese).

All these articles were published by independent newspaper Byline Times.

Project details

Client

Byline Times

Date

November 2020