Migrants

At least 27 people die after migrant boat capsizes in Channel
News

At least 27 people die after migrant boat capsizes in Channel

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was “shocked, appalled and deeply saddened” by the deaths of at least 27 people.

These young migrants made photo diaries of life in lockdown
News

These young migrants made photo diaries of life in lockdown

Brighter Futures helps young migrants support each other and create social change. Here members share their lockdown picture journals for The Big Issue’s Refugee Special.

Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘We created the migrant crisis’
Politics

Benedict Cumberbatch: ‘We created the migrant crisis’

Benedict Cumberbatch frequently enters into political discussions and is often willing to explore the opposing viewpoint. With the migrant crisis, however, he refuses to get behind people with little humanity and sympathy for those fleeing to the UK.

“Migration is the planet’s connective tissue”
Opinion

“Migration is the planet’s connective tissue”

Campaigners are fighting to give migrant children free school meals
Social Justice

Campaigners are fighting to give migrant children free school meals

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Migrant rough sleepers are being offered housing to help them back into work
Housing

Migrant rough sleepers are being offered housing to help them back into work

After Trump’s child detention chaos, we must look closer at our own policies
News

After Trump’s child detention chaos, we must look closer at our own policies