Nov 11 2017
The Institute of Race Relations (IRR) publishes today research showing that EU member states are using laws, aimed at traffickers and smugglers, to criminalise those acting out of humanitarian motives.
As petitions are launched to stop the criminalisation of humanitarians, calls for the European Commission to intervene to change the law intensify.
Dec 17 2015
A reference tool for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe in 2015.
Mar 26 2015
The IRR publishes a disturbing new report, Unwanted, unnoticed: an audit of 160 asylum and immigration-related deaths in Europe, revealing the extent of Europe’s departure from its vaunted humanitarian ideals.
Dec 11 2014
Muslims, those of African and African-Caribbean descent and white women speaking out against racism are being targeted in a new culture war now distorting and degrading Europe's electoral politics.
Mar 20 2014
European states are morally responsible for deaths at the EU's borders, argues the International State Crime Initiative.
Nov 21 2013
Anti-extremism frameworks, popular in policy and academic circles, are masking the multi-dimensional and pan-European nature of contemporary fascism and the role of the state.
Jan 18 2012
Allegations of institutional neglect surround the deaths of two migrants within weeks of a report calling for the centres' closure.
May 26 2011
Against the backdrop of citizens' protests against the Socialists' austerity package, the Right made significant gains in Catalonia by focusing on anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim themes.