The Bristol Anarchist Federation has issued the following statement:
People may be aware of the allegations of a cover-up of sexual assault and rape within the Central Committee of the Socialist Workers Party (), and the subsequent repression of members who questioned it. Anarchist Federation members and other comrades in Manchester and Glasgow were man-handled & attacked when they confronted leaders over their rape apologism. The has not spoken out against these assaults carried out by its supporters.
The rest of the Labour and Trade Union movement should follow suit.