Tag: Windrush

Britain apologizes to migrants removed in #Windrush scandal

Britain apologizes to migrants removed in #Windrush scandal

| August 22, 2018

Britain said it would formally apologize to 18 members of the “Windrush generation” who were forced to leave or detained because they were not issued with documents when they came to the country from the Caribbean after World War Two,  writes Paul Sandle. The scandal damaged the authority of Prime Minister Theresa May, who had […]

Continue Reading

May faces backlash over treatment of #Windrush generation of migrants

May faces backlash over treatment of #Windrush generation of migrants

| April 18, 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May is under pressure to resolve the status of thousands of British residents who arrived from the Caribbean decades ago and are now being denied basic rights after being incorrectly identified as illegal immigrants, writes Andrew MacAskill. More than 140 members of parliament have signed a letter to the prime minister calling […]

Continue Reading

Left Menu Icon