Suicide Attempt Due to Brutality of Home Office’s Asylum System

Unity is sorry to announce that a friend seeking asylum today tried to take his own life. He went to the Home Office building in Glasgow on Brand Street, where he took an overdose of pills. Today, he could not stand the pain of being subject to the Home Office’s dehumanising asylum system. Our friend is Read more about Suicide Attempt Due to Brutality of Home Office’s Asylum System[…]

Note to all ASPEN card users !

  Asylum seekers on Section 95 support have recently received ASPEN cards. Instead of going to collect cash at the Post Office, support now goes directly onto the ASPEN card which can be used as a debit card – at ATMs and in shops.   Benefits for the Home Office include: enabling wider dispersal as applicants Read more about Note to all ASPEN card users ![…]

More updates from Mabel, activist detained in Yarlswood IRC

NO MATTER WHAT EVER HAPPENS , WE WILL KEEP STAND TOGETHER AND FIGHT OUR STRUGGLES AND SUFFERING IN YARL’SWOOD, WE WON’T KEEP QUIET OR SHUT UP BUT SPEAK OUT ABOUT THE MISTREATMENT IN YARL’S WOOD, THIS DETENTION GETS WORSE DAY BY DAY AND NOBODY LISTENS TO US ANYMORE , THIS IS UNFAIR UNJUST TREATMENT TOWARDS Read more about More updates from Mabel, activist detained in Yarlswood IRC[…]

Support Juliet

Show your support for Juliet, still in detention and assigned a wrong national identity by the home office:  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mis.justice.16 and https://www.facebook.com/Justice-for-Juliet-233950327048879/?ref=br_rs&qsefr=1 petition: https://www.change.org/p/amber-rudd-mp-free-juliet-kollie

MASS DEPORTATION charter flight January 31st

  A mass deportation charter flight is set to remove up to 100 people from the UK to Nigeria and Ghana on the 31st January 2017. The charter flight comes at the end of the weeks of action against deportations, which saw multiple protests organised by Movement for Justice and other groups in the UK, Read more about MASS DEPORTATION charter flight January 31st[…]

FIRST DEATH IN DETENTION 2017 / 3rd DEATH IN 5 WEEKS

FIRST DETENTION CENTRE DEATH FOR 2017 Just a month following the two deaths in immigration detention centres (Morton Hall and Colnbrook) in December 2016 another death has occurred at Morton Hall. This time by suicide on Wednesday 11th January 2017. Detainees currently at Morton Hall report the man as ‘young and quiet, never causing any trouble’. He Read more about FIRST DEATH IN DETENTION 2017 / 3rd DEATH IN 5 WEEKS[…]

DEATH IN MORTON HALL DETENTION CENTRE

BREAKING NEWS: DEATH IN MORTON HALL DETENTION CENTRE

 The second death in UK detention centres in a week, yesterday (06/12/16) a man died who had been detained for 2 years, having lived in the UK for 27 years. Although detention is described by the Home Office as a place in which people awaiting removal are Read more about DEATH IN MORTON HALL DETENTION CENTRE[…]

**URGENT ACTION FOR HAZIM MOHAMMED TO STOP HIS DEPORTATION TO SUDAN TOMORROW MORNING**

Hazim Mohammed was told today that he will be forcibly removed tomorrow at 11.30am Thursday 7 July to Sudan where he faces imprisonment, torture and death. Act now! Hazim and his family are refugees from Sudan. The abuses by the Sudanese government against its own population are well documented with President Omar al-Bashir and other Read more about **URGENT ACTION FOR HAZIM MOHAMMED TO STOP HIS DEPORTATION TO SUDAN TOMORROW MORNING**[…]