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Fight for the rights of all migrants to stay

Fight for the rights of all migrants to stay The treatment of “Windrush generation” migrants has exposed Britain’s immigration system has been exposed as a racist, bungling bureaucracy.

As Tories attack migrants - put them in a hostile environment, not refugees

As Tories attack migrants - put them in a hostile environment, not refugees Theresa May is fulfilling her 2013 promise to create a “hostile environment” for migrants.

Tories sneak out immigration reports

Tories sneak out immigration reports The Tories tried to smuggle out five reports into their racist immigration policies last week in the hope they wouldn’t be noticed

From inside Yarl’s Wood: ‘Keeping people in here indefinitely is killing us’

From inside Yarl’s Wood: ‘Keeping people in here indefinitely is killing us’ Detainee speaks out as a House of Commons committee hears damning evidence of the regime at Yarl’s Wood

Big marches as anti-racist fightback takes to the streets

Big marches as anti-racist fightback takes to the streets Anti-racism marches sent a message of defiance and unity on Saturday.

M17: Report 2: Thousands join marches against racism

M17: Report 2: Thousands join marches against racism Chants of “Tories out, migrants in” rang out as thousands marched against racism in central London on Saturday.

Join the anti-racist marches in London, Glasgow and Cardiff today

17 March 2018
The 17 March anti-racist demonstrations are an opportunity to build a movement that can push back against Theresa May, Donald Trump and all the racist bigots

LETTERS: We need open borders not single market and ID cards

06 March 2018
Plus, food and capitalism, voting rights and sexism in the media

‘We want justice,’ say Yarl’s Wood hunger strikers

06 March 2018
The Tories have threatened to deport women at Yarl’s Wood detention centre for daring to resist Britain’s racist immigration laws

From inside Yarl’s Wood—‘We are on hunger strike to end psychological torture’

27 February 2018
Women in Yarl’s Wood immigration detention centre began an indefinite hunger strike on Monday to demand an end to the degrading treatment and limitless detention they face.

Theresa May’s Calais border deal has made suffering worse

11 February 2018
Tomáš Tengely-Evans joined a solidarity delegation organised by Stand Up To Racism from Britain to Calais. He found police brutality and vicious treatment of refugees.

Updated - Theresa May’s Calais crackdown means more refugees will die

18 January 2018
The Tories have promised £45 million for a fresh clampdown on refugees trapped at Britain’s border in Calais.

Trump attacks migrants and the planet - and increases the nuclear threat

10 January 2018
The explosive revelations of The Fire and the Fury book on US president Donald Trump has dominated headlines over the past week.

Resist the rise of racism and the threat from the right in 2018

02 January 2018
Racist attacks, border controls, Islamophobia and the threat of the Football Lads Alliance (FLA) underline the importance of fighting racism in all its forms in 2018.

Scrap the migrant detention system

05 December 2017
The system of locking up migrants in detention centres must come to an end, doctors have warned

Let Calais migrants into Britain, say anti-racists

28 November 2017
Campaigners taking aid to refugees say the only solution is to open the border, reports Dave Sewell

Report slams Yarl's Wood migrant prison as campaigners call for detention time limits

16 November 2017
A damning official inspection into the Yarl’s Wood detention centre in Bedfordshire has added to the case against the barbaric practice of immigration detention.

Court backs up the Tories and locks refugee children out of Britain

07 November 2017
The high court delivered a blow to refugees and migrants last week. It rejected a challenge to the Home Office’s closure of a scheme for unaccompanied young refugees.

Health workers slam new move to deny care to migrants

24 October 2017
New up-front identity checks in the NHS that came into force on Monday are discriminatory and dangerous

Border controls mean slavery and death

24 October 2017
Tuesday marked one year since the demolition of the “jungle” refugee camp by cops in Calais.And one year on the refugee crisis is as bad as ever.

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