It started as a strategy to encourage young people to register to vote in the general election on 8 June, but soon turned into something much bigger. With plenty of humour and creativity, a party is being thrown to celebrate a potential Labour victory. “Comrades! Compatriots! Followers of the […]
Liberated after 3 years detained in Yarl’s Wood, this Namibian women has become a symbol of the limitless duration of immigrant detention. “I consider myself an anti-deportation activist. (…) I suffered all my life. All I want is peace.”
Two thousand people in Yarl’s Wood shout for the closing of immigration detention centres. This is how a day was spent protesting the perverse system that holds foreigners without a departure date. Text and photos: Marcos Ortiz F. “Mummy, where is the middle of nowhere?” A child’s question […]
Poor healthcare, detainees abused by the guards and a system that “breaks your heart” are part of the things this Cameroonian woman lived while being detained in the UK. “It’s people who have been tortured, who are gang raped in their countries”, she explains.
This place has long been famous for the affordability and friendliness to people from all kinds of social background and ethnicities. However, for many years, gentrification planning has been constantly threatening everyone in the market. Yi ZOU On a Friday night, shop owners can grab a drink with […]