badges with text: 'Anti Nazi League', ROAR root out all racism' and 'Women Against Apartheid'

Badges

These badges from the International Slavery Museum's collection display popular movements both past and present which symbolise the struggle for freedom, equality and social justice. They are not currently on display but you can see many other items about contemporary issues in the Legacy gallery at the museum.

Anti Nazi League

The Anti-Nazi League was initially created in 1977 to oppose the rise of far-right groups in the UK in the 1970s and 80s.

Accession number ISM.2013.3.2

ROAR 'root out all racism'

ROAR 'root out all racism' is a multi-cultural and anti-racist fair set up in North Staffordshire 2012 to celebrate diversity and combat racism and fascism.

Accession number ISM.2013.3.3

Women Against Apartheid

This badge was probably made by the Anti-Apartheid Movement (AAM), a British organisation which opposed South Africa's apartheid system.

Accession number ISM.2013.3.1