From sending arrivals to Rwanda to stripping citizenship without notice – it’s little wonder the government has had to fight to get this legislation passed.
Publicly available data on irregular migration is a welcome development, but it doesn’t tell the full story.
The Home Office wants the navy to take charge of migrant crossings, but there’s not much value they can add.
Talk of sending people back distracts from the UK’s clear responsibilities towards anyone who attempts the crossing.
The latest border protection move from the UK government could breach international law.
What’s really going when the home secretary gets out her map of far-flung British territories?
Talk of an ‘invasion’ is exactly what prevents meaningful action.
At times of economic crisis, our feelings towards migrants can become hardened.
With normal routes disrupted by the pandemic, more people are driven to dangerous tactics.