Without care workers like Angela, Britain would not have got through this crisis. But her immigration status locks her out of basic rights and protections. As we rebuild it is time to right this wrong. This is her story.
Tempting as it is to not look back at this year, it's important to remember the successes, and surviving this year to fight for a better one.
Right to RemainWe are devastated and enraged to hear so many people of colour, LGBT+ people sharing experiences of verbal and physical attacks since the election results came in. We will stand together, stronger than ever, and defend all of our communities.
Causes event in London, United Kingdom by Docs Not Cops and 10 others on Wednesday, October 23 2019 with 306 people interested and 92 people going.
Right to RemainJoin @DocsNotCops in a day of action to commemorate the extensive harm done by these brutal, racist policies and call for an end to immigration controls and charging in the NHS.
Events currently confirmed in Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester and London.
Right to RemainImportant letter from LGBT+ individuals and organisations, calling out the government for co-opting sex education for its Prevent agenda and a colonial attitude to Muslim communities
Last year, 15 people grounded a deportation charter flight for ten hours to prevent it taking off. They were due to stand trial in March this year but after a series of agonising delays the trial w…
Right to RemainThe #Stansted15 trial (re)started this morning.
Last year, they grounded a deportation charter flight for ten hours to prevent it taking off and are now facing terror-related charges for this non-violent action.
Follow @EDeportations for updates.
In the latest in the series, our Management Committee member Phill Wilcox writes about the worsening situation of legal aid in the immigration and asylum system, and how that impacts the sort of so…
Right to RemainAn immigration system impossible to navigate, the stripping away of legal aid support, and the constant threat of indefinite periods of immigration detention.
Phill Wilcox writes how this system "affects everyone, and the sort of society we live in."
By Naomi McAuliffe, Amnesty International Scotland Programme Director with Pinar Aksu
Right to Remain“As a child, I was detained for more than two months in the UK while seeking asylum. I was 15 and my family had fled from Turkey years earlier. I didn’t know what the term ‘asylum seeker’ meant and I didn’t know what a detention centre was." - @pinar_aksu5
Shadow immigration minister Afzal Khan blasted the figures and compared the policy to Donald Trump’s.
Right to Remain“The Prime Minister has condemned Trump’s family separation policy, but this Government’s hostile environment separates parents from their children everyday.” - Shadow immigration minister @Afzal4Gorton