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Migration

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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.

Filed in: England Migration Society

Will the death of Reza Berati mark a turning point for Australia?

In the wake of the killing of an Iranian detainee, Luke Bacon explores an upsurge of opposition to the abusive detention of asylum seekers.

Filed in: Australia Human Rights Migration

Take a day off for St George!

England’s patron saint is also one of the country’s most famous immigrants. Aliena Amicus explains the rationale behind a day of (in)action on 23 April.

Filed in: Activism England Migration

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’.

Filed in: Migration Politics United Kingdom Youth

Campsfield's troubled history

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

Filed in: Human Rights Migration Refugees

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.

Filed in: Human Rights Migration

‘We are not immigrants, we are EU citizens’

Ylenia Gostoli gathers opinion from Romanians in London following media hysteria of an impending migrant invasion.

Filed in: England Europe Migration Romania

Meet the firms cashing in on imprisoning foreigners

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

Filed in: Australia Migration United States

Does making immigration detention more humane make it more widespread?

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

Filed in: Activism Migration

Why are we locking up migrants?

Detaining foreigners is costly, inhumane and on the rise. Time to turn the tide back, says Hazel Healy.

Filed in: Human Rights Migration

Tough Guide to the world's immigration detention centres

A satirical round-up of the insalubrious accommodation awaiting travellers from the Global South.

Filed in: Migration

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