Category Archives: Asylum

3 ways you can try to save #isamuaza’s life

I am reeling from the fact that a government with Liberal Democrats in it is on the brink of crossing a major humanitarian line. Not content with standing by while Isa Muaza starves himself to death in protest at his … Continue reading

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Go home poster vans still up in Glasgow despite the best efforts of Liberal Democrats

We know that Liberal Democrats within the Government have said that there will be no repetition of the Go Home poster vans which were sent to drive round certain boroughs in London. We also know that there will be no … Continue reading

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>Robert Brown and Anne McLaughlin stand up for Glasgow’s asylum seekers

>One of the things that has made me absolutely furious this past week is the disgraceful disregard and lack of understanding that Glasgow City Council and the UK Border Agency seem to have for the vulnerable asylum seekers who are … Continue reading

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>Sehar Shabaz: an injustice too far.

>How can it be the action of a civilised society to take a woman who has fled domestic violence and send her back to Pakistan with her 8 month old baby where she is at risk from reprisals from both … Continue reading

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>Janipher Maseko – Good News at Last

>Thankfully common sense has prevailed and Janipher and the babies are to be released. I know that many of you have written to the authorities to complain about the appalling way in which she has been treated and I have … Continue reading

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>Update on Janipher Maseko

>As you will see from the comments to my earlier post – thanks, Morgan and Helen – separate removal orders have now been issued for the children. This obviously doesn’t make everything all right. Imagine if you had given birth … Continue reading

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