They have a massive Anti fascist/anti racist presence within the match going reds. Manchester and Salford are both Labour safe seats and have rich radical history from feminism to socialism, the city of Manchester is a left wing city and this is the political attitude of a massive core of the local fanbase. Marcus Rashford, Eric Cantona. Both stood up for what was right. Busby and Ferguson both had socialist/left wing views and spoke about it openly. Busby was a big friend of shankly. - Liverpool and Manchester united two North West powerhouses with a similar story.