Migrants' Rights Network

Category - MRN Voices

Editorials, guest pieces, analyses, events and updates from the Migrants’ Rights Network, addressing key issues in migration policy, the migration/refugee sector, and the struggles for equality, justice and dignity more broadly. 

Campaign News: Together With Refugees #WhoWeAre

Refugees have always been part of the UK – it’s #WhoWeAre. On the 1st June, with more than 200 other organisations we’ve called for a better approach to supporting refugees that is kinder, fairer and more effective. Together With Refugees is a...

Newsnight: Who Are The UK’s Highly Skilled Migrants?

BBC 2’s Newsnight, in conjunction with MRN, has aired the situation faced by 1,700 of the UK’s Highly Skilled migrants refused leave to stay in the UK because of historic non-criminal tax discrepancies. It is of particular note that, from MRN’s...

June Newsletter – Every Street Should Be A Kenmure Street

The energy that we’re bringing with us into June is that of Kenmure Street! On Thursday 13th May 2021, what started as five or six concerned citizens intervening in an immigration raid on Kenmure Street in Pollokshields, Glasgow, soon became...