This blog post is based on a talk by Right to Remain at From Silence to Solidarity, Violence to Visibility, Lesbian Immigration Support Group‘s conference in… Read more »

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On 2 July the Immigration Minister James Brokenshire announced the temporary suspension of the entire detained-fast track system.  Read the story of this amazing victory… Read more »

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Guest post by Jihyun Park, first published at European Alliance for Human Rights in North Korea (EAHRNK). Jihyun Park is EAHRNK’s North Korean Outreach and… Read more »


This week we have highlighted the case of Raja and Mahmoud, a couple in Leeds, northern England, seeking sanctuary but facing forced removal from the… Read more »

We finished off Refugee Week 2015 on the streets again. After the march for dignity with Beyond Borders Tyneside on Monday, and with Eritreans marching… Read more »

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On Tuesday we were in Liverpool, at the Refugee Week national demonstration for justice for Eritreans seeking sanctuary. About 500 Eritreans gathered, many having travelled… Read more »

On Monday we were in North Shields, to join the Dignity March for Asylum Seekers and Refugees, organised by Beyond Borders Tyneside and other local… Read more »

This is the joint statement on the deportation of Majid Ali, by Malia Bouattia, NUS Black Students’ Officer, and Shreya Paudel, NUS International Students’ Officer,… Read more »

Guest blog post by Ben du Preez, detention campaigner  “It is like they can’t let go…They are hooked on detention. They don’t know anything else.”… Read more »

Thanks to funding from the Lush Charity Pot, fantastic film-making by Showman Media and amazing support from the Researching Multilingually at the Borders project at… Read more »