Windrush generation latest to be stripped of their rights in the name of ‘migration control’

A petition aims to save the freedoms of people who legally came to the UK decades ago, but are now at risk of deportation.

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Camden is renowned for its mixed ethnic community — Pablo Cuneo under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license

“Frankly, some of how they have been treated has been wrong — has been appalling — and I am sorry.”

“This is about individuals, and we have heard the individual stories, some of which have been terrible to hear.”

That is why I have acted.”

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Notting Hill Carnival has taken place in London since 1966 and is a multi-cultural celebration — Angel Ganev under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license

Gradually removing rights

A hostile environment

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The Houses of Parliament from the River Thames — Chris Bird under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

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