Say no to the detention expansion plan

This government is planning to detain more immigrants. Say no to the detention expansion plan News items about immigration detention hit the media with certain frequency now, often for disturbing and distressing reasons.  Most recently, a young Bangladeshi man called…

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JUST West Yorkshire’s Response to the Home Office’s Immigration Bill Consultation November 2013

JUST West Yorkshire is a Bradford-based organization that promotes racial justice, civil liberties and human rights across Leeds, Bradford, Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield.  We are writing to express our strong opposition to the Immigration Bill that we believe is being…

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Parliamentary inquiry into new family migration rules

The APPG on Migration Family Migration inquiry was launched on 20 November 2012 to explore the impacts of new rules on family migration that came into force on 9 July 2012. In particular, the inquiry looked at the new minimum…

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Racism in Europe

The communities in Europe most vulnerable to discrimination and racism continue to be immigrants and other ethnic minorities, especially Black Africans and Roma. The newer migrants from within the European Economic Area (EEA) also experience hostility. The public perception of…

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Statistics: Speaking English Does Matter, But Almost All Immigrants to the UK Do

This is a Huffington Post article written by Jonathan Portes, Director of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research. [Start article] Speaking English Does Matter, But Almost All Immigrants to the UK Do Tonight, Ed Miliband will - again -…

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