Why pushing undocumented children out of schools won’t help bring down net migration

Nando Sigona, University of Birmingham Leaked cabinet papers seen by the BBC suggest that back when she was home secretary, Theresa May wanted schools to carry out immigration checks and withdraw school places offered to children of parents unlawfully in the UK. The leaked documents show that the proposals were vehemently opposed by the then-education […]Continua a leggere “Why pushing undocumented children out of schools won’t help bring down net migration”

Theresa May, protect the children of Aleppo | 

The slaughter in Aleppo is happening before our eyes. The children under the rubble, their screams, their terror are played on our screens every day. We cannot claim we didn’t know. The UK must not sit on the sidelines any longer. Sorgente: Theresa May, protect the children of Aleppo | Amnesty International UK

Syrian journalist whose passport was seized at Heathrow at Assad government’s request speaks out

An award-winning Syrian journalist who had her passport confiscated in the UK at the request of the Syrian Government says she fears she may not be reunited with her family if the document is returned to Damascus. Sorgente: Syrian journalist whose passport was seized at Heathrow at Assad government’s request speaks out | The Independent

(1) Volume, B. (2016), ‘The Continuing Shame of Europe: Discourses on migration policy in Germany and the UK’, Migration Studies

This article considers the matter of death at the EU external border and provides some explanation for this phenomenon. From a historical policy perspective it will provide evidence and discussions of why and how the ‘shame of Europe’ has emerged. It Sorgente: (1) Volume, B. (2016), ‘The Continuing Shame of Europe: Discourses on migration policyContinua a leggere “(1) Volume, B. (2016), ‘The Continuing Shame of Europe: Discourses on migration policy in Germany and the UK’, Migration Studies”

Concerns Raised As Rudd Announces Possible Clampdown On International Students 

In her speech to Tory conference, home secretary Amber Rudd said she is setting up a consultation on how to reduce the number of international students coming to the UK. Sorgente: Concerns Raised As Rudd Announces Possible Clampdown On International Students – BuzzFeed News

«Il socialismo del XXI secolo» nel programma di Jeremy Corbyn

La metafora alpinistica l’ha usata proprio lui, nel discorso di chiusura del congresso. È una montagna elettorale quella che aspetta il Labour di Jeremy Corbyn, appena rieletto leader con uno… Sorgente: «Il socialismo del XXI secolo» nel programma di Jeremy Corbyn

Common Agricultural Policy: Rich List receive millions in EU subsidies

People featured in the Sunday Times Rich List raked in more than £10m in land subsidy last year – according to a major Energydesk investigation into the top 100 recipients of direct EU farming subsidies. The investigation comes after Chancellor Phil Hammond promised that current levels of farm subsidy would continue until at least 2020,Continua a leggere “Common Agricultural Policy: Rich List receive millions in EU subsidies”