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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

Protest at Yarl’s Wood in support of hunger strike

Protest at Yarl’s Wood in support of hunger strike Detained migrant women are demanding the Home Office be “held to account for their actions” as they begin the fourth week of a hunger strike.

Yarl's Wood hunger striker Theresa calls on Theresa May to shut down migrant prison

Yarls Wood hunger striker Theresa calls on Theresa May to shut down migrant prison A woman hunger striker at Yarl’s Wood has called on Theresa May’s government to shut down the detention centre—and stop criminalising migrants.

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

‘We want justice,’ say Yarl’s Wood hunger strikers The Tories have threatened to deport women at Yarl’s Wood detention centre for daring to resist Britain’s racist immigration laws

Hunger for freedom at Yarl’s Wood

Hunger for freedom at Yarl’s Wood A hunger and labour strike at the Yarl’s Wood detention centre is shaking up the authorities. We show the the reality of life inside the centre, and how Home Office racism lies behind it

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

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

Yarl's Wood detainees speak out during protest in solidarity with refugees

06 December 2016
A big protest in defence of refugees made links with detainees locked up at Yarl’s Wood, reports Freya Blake

Stop the deportation of Mabel Gawanas

20 April 2016
Mabel Gawanas, one of the leading anti-deportation activists in the Yarl’s Wood detention centre, faces deportation to Namibia tomorrow, Thursday. 

Protest set to demand an end to Yarl’s Wood shame

08 March 2016
Protesters from all over Britain are set to surround Yarl’s Wood detention centre in Bedfordshire this Saturday.

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