Another blow for May’s hostile environment for immigrants: Aisha Dodwell 20 February 2018
In the space of just two weeks, two separate parliamentary select committees have issued two damning blows to the government’s policy to create a ‘hostile environment’ for immigrants.
Guardian:The refugee crisis isn’t about refugees. It’s about us
[…] I share this personal background because it sheds light on my emotional connection to the current global refugee
condition, which I documented in the film Human Flow
. My experience clarifies why I identify so deeply with all these unfortunate people who are pushed into extreme conditions by outside forces they are powerless to resist. […]
The Refugee Council, British Red Cross, Amnesty International and others are campaigning to change the UK’s restrictive rules on refugee family reunion. Currently, family reunion for adult refugees is limited to their partner and children under the age of 18. For child refugees, there is no right to bring any family members to the UK. Continue reading “Proposed changes to Family Reunion – please contact your MP”