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Guide to UK Immigration Statistics

Data on UK visas and Immigration This immigration statistics guide aims to clearly outline key immigration data released by the UK government. Every year, the government body responsible for managing UK visas and immigration matters (UK Visas and...

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How COVID-19 Has Widened the Global Inequality Gap

Severe malnutrition, dependence on food banks, unprecedented job losses, and many other untold hardships show how COVID-19 has widened the global inequality gap between rich and poor. Previous pandemics have widened income disparities, and COVID-19...

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Access to Covid-19 Vaccine Must Be Migrant-Inclusive

In December 2020, the first official COVID vaccine was administered in the UK. Since then, 4 million people have received the first jab, with the elderly and some key workers being prioritised. However, migrants rights campaigners claim that unequal...

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The Dangers of a Last-Minute Brexit Deal

With less than ten days until the Brexit deadline, the dangers of a last-minute deal have come to the forefront. This includes comments from The Parliamentary Group which warned ministers about the implications of the “very, very late”...

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Will the “Freedom Pass” Scheme Reduce COVID Restrictions?

Self-isolation exemptions are a supposed feature of the UK Government’s Winter Plan to control the spread of Coronavirus across the UK. This comes after Conservative MP, Jeremy Hunt urged the Prime Minister to implement ‘freedom passes‘...

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Fast Fashion & Undocumented Migrants

Undocumented migrants face exploitation within fast fashion industry Throughout the course of Covid-19, one industry facing renewed scrutiny is fast-fashion. This is not its first time under an unforgiving spotlight. Fast fashion is largely...