Posts Tagged “immigrant”

“the only right, pragmatic, humane, fair & positive step for any government to take is amnesty, or regularisation of immigration status”

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“the only right, pragmatic, humane, fair & positive step for any government to take is amnesty, or regularisation of immigration status”

In an article on the openDemocracy website, Zrinka Bralo argues that “in a free and fair society, amnesty for all migrants stuck within yet excluded from our dysfunctional system is the only workable reparation for the government’s hostile environment immigration policies”. Over recent weeks the repercussions of the UK Government’s ‘hostile immigration policies’ have been…

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I Am A Refugee – JCWI to launch blue plaques to celebrate contributions of refugees

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I Am A Refugee – JCWI to launch blue plaques to celebrate contributions of refugees

During the 2015 UK General Election campaign, the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI)  “challenged some of the toxic discourse around immigration” through their I Am An Immigrant website and posters. They plan to launch a follow-up I Am A Refugee campaign on World Refugee Day (20 June) and are seeking crowdfunding to finance…

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