Tag: detention

Detention policies in the United Kingdom
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Detention policies in the United Kingdom

Policies on detention will be discussed on 1st February, in the seminar “Supporting Immigration Detainees”. In recent years, detention policies have proliferated due to practical, political, financial, legal and moral reasons. In spite of this, a deep analysis has not taken place in order to resolve any of the questions […]

A real home for refugees
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A real home for refugees

“Destitution, Detention and Deportation” is the name of the seminar due to take place in Cardiff on the 10th of August that will address the reality of detention centres and the deportation of their inmates. Refugees and asylum-seekers are those people who leave their countries after being witness to genocides, […]

A cry of freedom by immigrants in detention
Struggles Workers

A cry of freedom by immigrants in detention

Some weeks ago The US was involved in one of its many diplomatic spats with China over dissidents from that country seeking protection in United States. _ José Luis Sánchez Arancibia In this case it was Chen Guangcheng, the famous blind dissident who was kept under house arrest, but managed […]

The first hours in a UKBA prison
Migrants Multiculture

The first hours in a UKBA prison

After immigrants are detained and taken to a division of the UKBA in London and not admitted temporarily in order to normalise their situation, they are immediately transferred to a prison. – Eyewitness – _ José Luis Sánchez Arancibia It’s not only those detained during UK Border Agency (UKBA) and […]