Total 38 Posts
The hardship of the Covid-19 pandemic has exposed the extreme nature of a policy the prime minister didn’t even appear to know about, “no recourse to public funds”.
For many refugees fleeing their home countries, destinations in northern Europe were the ultimate goal. But what happened when they got there?
On the misconceptions regarding asylum seekers pushed not only by anti-immigration activists and the media, but also the government. Reality is very different when you take the time to look at it.
Imagine my lack of shock at finding out that Nigel Farage either does not know, or does not care – quite possibly both – the facts related to asylum seekers in the UK, deportations, International Law, or Human Rights.
With the news Priti Patel is looking to reduce prison sentence required before deportation, it seems appropriate to remind everyone that we are talking about people's lives. People you may know. Everyone deserves to be treated equally in the eyes of the law. Deportation goes against that.