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Illegal migration bill: Can the government ignore the European Court of Human Rights?5 min read
The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that interim measures are legally binding under international law.
The UK’s unworkable immigration plans allow the government to blame others for its failure5 min read
The illegal migration bill is performative politics that allows the Conservatives to blame opponents ahead of a key election.
Western countries are shipping refugees to poorer nations in exchange for cash6 min read
The UK plan to move asylum seekers on its shores to Rwanda has been met with stiff opposition from human rights organizations. But the UK Government persists, and Rwanda is all too willing.
Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak want to crack down on migration – An expert reviews their plans5 min read
An expert breaks down the promises from the two Conservative leadership candidates on immigration, despite the fact it isn’t a pressing issue with voters anymore.
Commonwealth leaders gather in Rwanda as UK refugee plan focuses attention on human rights.5 min read
The Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Rwanda will be complicated by the UK’s plan to send refugees to Rwanda. A policy that, like almost everything else Boris Johnson touches, is likely to reflect badly on everyone involved.
What is the European Court of Human Rights, and why did it stop a UK flight from taking off to Rwanda?4 min read
The European court blocked the UK from deporting asylum-seekers to Rwanda until after cases in the UK are decided. Will the UK government now consider withdrawing from the European convention on human rights altogether?