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We’ve been winning the battle against detention. But we must keep up the pressure

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We have achieved so much in the struggle to end immigration detention in Britain. How did we get here, and how do we go further? Jerome Phelps, writing at the Detention Forum blog.

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Solidarity with the people in Brook House detention centre

Our message to people inside Brook House, who are struggling, is: be strong. We on the outside are fighting for you. We need you outside, we need you to come and help us, fight this system together. You know you are not alone.

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Jesuit Refugee Service report calls for abolition of immigration detention

A new report from the Jesuit Refugee Service has called for the abolition of the “cruel and inhumane” practice of immigration detention.

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Heathrow detention centres and expansion: Online protest against MITIE and Heathrow Airport Ltd.

On 13 June, take action against airport expansion, in solidarity with those detained in the Heathrow detention centres, and resist plans to build Europe’s largest detention centre in their place.

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Urgent action: We must empty the detention centres – write to your MP for help

Priti Patel

TAKE ACTION: email your MP, ask for help bring pressure on the Home Secretary to empty the detention centres. This is urgent. The Home Office must take action now to stop the spread of Covid-19

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Detention and deportation update: only 700 people remain in detention

Harmondsworth detention centre

Detention centres closed to visitors. Only 736 remain detained. No detention or deportations to 49 countries. Cases of all in detention to be reviewed

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