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What does locking up migrants say about society?

As a new immigration centre opens in Dorset, Horatio Morpurgo asks why refugees are treated so badly.…

  • Fri Mar 14 06:51:00 2014
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Prison reform promised in Togo

Gabriella Jóźwiak witnesses the Week of the Detainee ‘celebrations’, and considers the likelihood of political promises being kept.…

  • Wed Feb 26 05:49:00 2014
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14 February: a day to celebrate!

No, not Valentine’s; Mari Marcel Thekaekara is much more interested in the One Billion Rising for women’s rights.…

  • Fri Feb 14 05:34:00 2014
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The promise to end child detention in the UK – and how it was broken

Tom Sanderson is frustrated with Barnardo's refusal to terminate its involvement in ‘state-sponsored cruelty’.…

  • Tue Feb 4 11:40:00 2014
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Meet the firms cashing in on imprisoning foreigners

Outsourcing detention to private companies is a recipe for a disaster, says Antony Loewenstein.…

  • Wed Jan 1 09:16:00 2014
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Campsfield's troubled history

Lydia James runs through the last 20 years of Campsfield detention centre...…

  • Mon Jan 27 08:45:00 2014
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Does making immigration detention more humane make it more widespread?

Academic Michael Flynn and advocate Michelle Brané go head to head.…

  • Wed Jan 1 08:44:00 2014
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Another undignified death in detention

The revelation that an 84-year-old migrant due for deportation died while handcuffed is shocking – but it should come as no surprise, says Hazel Healy.…

  • Fri Jan 17 13:11:00 2014
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The rebel peace

The islands of Bougainville – once awash with blood – have turned the tide of war, reports *Anouk Ride*…

  • Fri Apr 2 02:25:00 1999
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Campsfield: 20 years too long

One of Britain’s largest detention centres has denied the civil liberties of 30,000 people in the past two decades, writes Lydia James.…

  • Tue Dec 3 13:55:00 2013
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