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Blog articles from JRS UK

“If I work I go to prison”

29 April 2021

On the feast of St Joseph the Worker this weekend, refugees reflect on the ban on working

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A common humanity and human need.

21 April 2021

Take action with JRS to oppose new government proposals which would deny refugees safe haven

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“Small encounters that leave me changed by the end of the day”

09 April 2021

Mikhael & Sam reflect on encountering refugees, and the joy of humble tasks at JRS

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“What happens to my neighbour matters to me, it is my job to care for my neighbour”

16 February 2021

Cruelty is seen as a legitimate & effective means of immigration control in 2021, writes Sophie

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“I don’t feel that I’m left behind”: Laptops, smartphones and the strength to carry on  

12 February 2021

Without basic technology many of our refugee friends are disconnected from society writes Jo

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“Yet another wall where we desperately needed a bridge”

28 January 2021

New immigration rules add another barrier to sanctuary for those seeking asylum, writes Sophie

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Reporting: A pointless and damaging Home Office condition

22 December 2020

Ahmed sheds light on a practice used to undermine & degrade those seeking asylum.

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Can the UK Government decide to arbitrarily deny asylum claims?

11 December 2020

Interview with Legal Officer Michael Tarnoky on the UK's recent changes to immigration rules

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“All that I ask of God, is that I am not indifferent to suffering”

02 December 2020

How an Argentine folk singer's moving lyrics provide inspiration for JRS's work in detention

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The story of self-expression

19 November 2020

"I believe I have discovered a hidden talent within me as a potential writer and story teller"

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Jesuit Refugee Service UK
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2 Chandler Street, London E1W 2QT

020 7488 7310
uk@jrs.net

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