Police officers injured protecting refugees at Dresden shelter
Monday 24th Aug 2015
posted by Ben Chacko in World
Conditions at the immigration detention centre are atrocious, writes STEVEN WALKER
Wednesday 19th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
YARL’S Wood immigration detention centre was condemned as a “place of national concern” by Chief Inspector of Prisons Nick Hardwick yesterday in a scathing report on the private jail.
Dozens of pregnant women are incarcerated in the Serco-run facility in Bedfordshire,...
Wednesday 12th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
PM takes vicious swing at asylum-seekers’ benefits
Monday 10th Aug 2015
Biggest Yarl’s Wood detention centre protest hears from the women held inside
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
MARIE EFFA is a judoka and LGBT rights campaigner from Cameroon who came to Britain to play in last year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
She had been in the country for just one month when immigration officials took her into Yarl’s Wood.
“They said I had...
The Londoners have raised nearly £3,000 in 36 hours for their delivery of essential items
Thursday 6th Aug 2015
by Our News Desk
DESPERATE families seeking a better life in Britain face being cut off from the one thread of support offered by the government under “morally reprehensible” Tory plans to abolish asylum support.
The Refugee Council raised “grave...
Monday 3rd Aug 2015
FEMINIST activists will fight back today against the wave of media anti-immigrant invective prompted by the continuing crisis in Calais.
Migrants’ troubles are far from over once they reach Britain and all-female group Sisters Uncut members will protest against increasing state...
Saturday 1st Aug 2015
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
APPEAL judges threw out Michael Gove’s bid to restart fast-track detention of asylum-seekers yesterday.
The Justice Secretary was trying to overturn an earlier High Court ruling that the system — giving failed asylum-seekers only seven days to prepare an appeal to their...
Thursday 30th Jul 2015