Today Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen of Britain First were both imprisoned for hate crime. Jayda was sentenced to 36 weeks and Golding for 18 weeks.
This sets a very clear precedent that hate crime will not be tolerated by the British courts.
Roanna is one of the founder members of Resisting Hate. She is the author of many of our articles, and also publishes a blog on Huffington Post UK