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‘The system isn’t an accident’: How a playwright is forcing us to ask questions about the hostile environment
Theatre

‘The system isn’t an accident’: How a playwright is forcing us to ask questions about the hostile environment

Sami Ibrahim’s father was stateless until he was 40. Now Ibrahim wants audiences to confront the reality of citizenship

Home Office visa delays are ‘pushing people into poverty’
Immigration

Home Office visa delays are ‘pushing people into poverty’

A father of four who has lived in the UK for 13 years said the delays to his visa application feel like a “punishment”

Exclusive: Suella Braverman claims to have contributed to a legal textbook. The author says she didn’t.
Trust in politics

Exclusive: Suella Braverman claims to have contributed to a legal textbook. The author says she didn’t.

The book’s author says Braverman made “no written or editorial contribution”, and simply did some photocopying

‘A government intent on cruelty’: Number of people in immigration detention soars
Immigration

‘A government intent on cruelty’: Number of people in immigration detention soars

Rallies planned outside detention centres in solidarity with those locked up ahead of Rwanda flights
Rwanda policy

Rallies planned outside detention centres in solidarity with those locked up ahead of Rwanda flights

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Windrush monument receives mixed reception as 3 in 4 victims are still waiting for compensation
Windrush Day

Windrush monument receives mixed reception as 3 in 4 victims are still waiting for compensation

Protesters challenge government asylum policy ahead of first deportation flight to Rwanda
Deportation flights

Protesters challenge government asylum policy ahead of first deportation flight to Rwanda

‘No one has been housed for a month’: Afghan refugees still stuck in hotel limbo 9 months on
Afghan refugees

‘No one has been housed for a month’: Afghan refugees still stuck in hotel limbo 9 months on

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say
Racism

Police anti-racism plan can’t work if stop and search powers are increased, campaigners say

Campaigners fight to remove final passengers from Jamaica deportation flight
Activism

Campaigners fight to remove final passengers from Jamaica deportation flight

‘I don’t even know what Jamaica looks like’, says man detained ahead of deportation flight
Deportations

‘I don’t even know what Jamaica looks like’, says man detained ahead of deportation flight

Families fear another Jamaica deportation charter flight is imminent after reports of detentions
Deportations

Families fear another Jamaica deportation charter flight is imminent after reports of detentions

Priti Patel’s ‘refugee pushback’ policy has been scrapped days before a High Court review
Home Office

Priti Patel’s ‘refugee pushback’ policy has been scrapped days before a High Court review

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Exclusive: Fewer than 500 people in the UK have offered to help find homes for Afghan refugees
Refugee crisis

Exclusive: Fewer than 500 people in the UK have offered to help find homes for Afghan refugees

‘I locked my flat in tears’: The diary of one Ukrainian refugee’s two-week journey to the UK
Ukraine Crisis

‘I locked my flat in tears’: The diary of one Ukrainian refugee’s two-week journey to the UK

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe flies home after being detained in Iran for six years
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe flies home after being detained in Iran for six years

How does the Homes for Ukraine scheme work?
Ukraine Crisis

How does the Homes for Ukraine scheme work?

Children of deported people are developing PTSD and depression, report finds
Deportations

Children of deported people are developing PTSD and depression, report finds

Home Office rough sleeping scheme ‘put people in danger of detention and deportation’
homelessness

Home Office rough sleeping scheme ‘put people in danger of detention and deportation’

BT is still working on its controversial 888 ‘Walk Me Home’ app to protect women
Violence Against Women

BT is still working on its controversial 888 ‘Walk Me Home’ app to protect women

‘My mum can’t take it much longer’: Ukrainians turned away as UK visa centres fail to cope with demand
Ukraine invasion

‘My mum can’t take it much longer’: Ukrainians turned away as UK visa centres fail to cope with demand

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Exclusive: The UK government spent over £11m on deportation charter flights in 2021
Deportations

Exclusive: The UK government spent over £11m on deportation charter flights in 2021

Government defeated 14 times as Lords throw out anti-protest laws
Policing bill

Government defeated 14 times as Lords throw out anti-protest laws

Undocumented migrants must be included in Covid inquiry, says charity
Covid-19

Undocumented migrants must be included in Covid inquiry, says charity

Exclusive: Home Office staff ‘mingled and drank prosecco’ during lockdown
Partygate

Exclusive: Home Office staff ‘mingled and drank prosecco’ during lockdown