Politiks

This weekend: Latin America 2010
Movement United Kingdom

This weekend: Latin America 2010

With the convention just days away, it’s time to highlight the immensely useful, holistic view of the region that this conference will give to its attendees—in the realms of politics, the environment, human rights, empowerment, justice and activism. This Saturday, on 4 December 2010, a full-day of panels, workshops, discussions […]

Counting down the days: Latin America 2010
Movement

Counting down the days: Latin America 2010

Next Saturday 4th December, a full-day conference will be held in order to discuss the reality of the current situation in this region, whilst exploring the ways in which education, solidarity, international support and activism can make a difference. With less than a week left until the big conference, the anticipation […]

The last Britain in Guantanamo
Migrants Movement

The last Britain in Guantanamo

Despite Barak Obama’s promise to close down Guantanamo Bay, Shaker Aamer a former British resident and father of four is continuing to be detained in the illegal enclosure in Cuba after nine years of being imprisoned without charge or trial. Sofia Ahmad 43 year old Shaker Aamer is the last […]

UK forcibly sending Iraqis back to danger zone
Human Rights Migrants

UK forcibly sending Iraqis back to danger zone

 The government is continuing to deport failed  asylum seekers in Britain back to Baghdad despite the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) formally writing to the UK requesting that they cease such activity.   The Foreign Office minister Alistair Burt recently rebutted the ECHR’s request and confirmed that there would […]

Ending the violence…
Human Rights

Ending the violence…

As the civil war continues and the human rights crisis is still impacting the lives of many, action toward improving conditions in Colombia is essential. On 8 December, Justice For Colombia will be co-hosting a public meeting at the British Parliament. Colombia’s record of human rights violations is devastating, as numerous incidents […]