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Cops ramp up brutal refugee crackdown

Cops ramp up brutal refugee crackdown Refugees in northern France are facing a brutal border clampdown by British and French authorities.

Refugees evicted from camps in France—on Britain’s say-so

Refugees evicted from camps in France—on Britain’s say-so Hundreds of people trapped at Britain’s border have faced increasing harassment by French authorities. Now—with the collusion of Tory Priti Patel—they’ve been attacked by police

Tories and French government plot new ways to harass refugees

Tories and French government plot new ways to harass refugees Tory home secretary Priti Patel and the French interior minister plan more repressive measures.

What can we do about climate refugees?

What can we do about climate refugees? Gabby Thorpe looks at the plight of people displaced by climate chaos and argues that we should welcome refugees

Tory plan for Brexit is a threat to ­two million EU migrants

Tory plan for Brexit is a threat to ­two million EU migrants Whether you voted Leave or Remain, we should all defend migrants’ rights writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

National unity is unity with the bosses

National unity is unity with the bosses A growing number of MPs have backed calls for a “national unity government” to stop a no-deal Brexit.

Frontex—Fortress Europe’s racist border force

13 August 2019
As the European Union pours tens of millions of pounds into keeping refugees out, uncovered hidden documents reveal the violence it metes out at its borders. Tomáš Tengely-Evans says border force Frontex is the true, ugly face of the EU

Hundreds of migrants seized by US state

13 August 2019
Nearly 700 immigrants were taken on Wednesday of last week in the biggest Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Ice) raid since Donald Trump took office. Over 600 Ice agents swept six workplaces across Mississippi.

After court blocks planned Serco evictions in Glasgow - fight to defend asylum seekers

09 August 2019
A court has blocked the eviction of 50 asylum seekers by the multinational giant Serco in Glasgow.

Resisting the US’s racist president

20 July 2019
As Donald Trump dramatically escalates his dangerous racist rhetoric and his vicious assaults on migrants, activists in the US spoke about what they’re doing to resist

Big US protests over horrific abuses of migrants’ rights

16 July 2019
Thousands of people protested last weekend across the US in defiance of Donald Trump’s horrific treatment of migrants and refugees.

Black Vests challenge racism of the French state

14 July 2019
Around 1,000 Black Vest activists and others occupied one of France’s most famous monuments on Friday—and were met by vicious police repression.

Firefighter Miguel Roldan speaks out - taking on the state to save refugees

04 July 2019
Spanish firefighter Miguel Roldan faces up to 20 years in jail for helping to rescue desperate refugees who would otherwise have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea. He spoke to Nick Clark about why states are going to war on migrants – and what we can do about it

LETTERS - I’m proud to be attacked by Daily Mail for defending NHS

01 July 2019
The Daily Mail was outraged to see a motion passed at the recent British Medical Association conference that defended healthcare for all.

Boris Johnson threatens migrants in a bid to win racist Tory votes

27 June 2019
Boris Johnson is ramping up attacks on migrants in an effort to cement support from the racist Tories who are choosing the next prime minister.

Deportation policy ‘poses a serious threat to the rule of law’

19 June 2019
A man who was deported from Britain says the Home Office “could not care less if I lived or died”.

How system treats refugees with a bureaucratic cruelty

18 June 2019
A film about a family that flees to France from the violence of Central African Republic is a condemnation of the asylum system, writes Charlie Kimber

Donald Trump’s attacks on migrants - more reasons to protest against his visit in June

30 April 2019
Racist US president Donald Trump is coming to Britain in June for a state visit. And apparently he’s keen to give people here more reasons to oppose him.

European Union’s border plan will put more refugees at risk

23 April 2019
Europe’s rulers are split between those who want stronger external borders and those who back stronger national borders. But all their policies are deadly, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Refugees stranded at sea by racist Italian government

04 April 2019
A rescue ship carrying 64 refugees is stuck at sea after the Italian and Maltese governments refused to let it dock on Thursday.

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