Amber Rudd

Targeting International Students Is Still Damaging For Everyone

Rob Davidson | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Politics
Rob Davidson

When Amber Rudd recently announced that she would be continuing the purge of international students started by Theresa May, my heart sank. Brexit has already damaged universities and their ability to attract students and staff... To continue to include students in immigration targets would be to pursue an economically damaging, right wing ideology, based on dodgy evidence, against expert advice and without a mandate. Surely Brexit has enough of that already?

Brits Don't View Foreign Students As Immigrants, Survey Finds

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

More than three-quarters of Brits don’t think of foreign students as immigrants, a new study has found. The survey, conducted for Universities UK, ...

7 Things You Should Know About International Students In The UK

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Since Home Secretary Amber Rudd outlined plans to reduce immigration by making it tougher for foreign students to get a place at UK universities, peop...

Rudd's 'Name-And-Shame' Plan Faces Fresh Confusion

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK Politics

Plans by Amber Rudd to ‘name and shame’ firms who hire foreign workers have been thrown into fresh confusion after No10 suggested the scheme could...

The Waugh Zone October 10, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday, October 10… 1) NOTHING LIKE A DANE Theresa May’s visiting Denmark (and Holland) today to rally...

Government Says 'Repugnant' Plans To Collect Foreign Workers Data Isn't To 'Name And Shame'

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 09.10.2016 | UK

Top Government ministers have ruled out forcing companies to publish lists of their foreign workers, as a former Tory cabinet member suggested plans t...

The Dark Side Of Brexit

Alan McDonald | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Politics
Alan McDonald

For the first time since I voted for Brexit, I feel genuinely uncomfortable about the emerging discourse. I thought those dealing with Brexit would act in the best interests of all who contribute to British society. How wrong I was.

Amber Rudd's Brother Slams Her 'Denigration Of Non-British Workers'

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Politics

Amber Rudd’s brother has attacked the “denigration” of foreign workers, after the home secretary announced a policy to prioritise British employ...

My Immediate, Unplanned, Angry Response To Tory Racist Rhetoric

Ben Moore | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Politics
Ben Moore

To discriminate against people on the basis of their place of birth is prejudice and once upon a time it was illegal in this country. Your party shames the memory of our heritage, shames the country it claims to represent and shames me. I hope it shames you too.

Tory 'Foreign Workers List' Idea Echoes Ed Miliband Plan

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Politics

Labour Shadow Cabinet ministers have been accused of ‘rank hypocrisy’ after it emerged that Ed Miliband had called for lists of firms which employ...

James O'Brien Asks Listeners To Spot Difference Between Mein Kampf And Amber Rudd's Speech

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

James O’Brien raised a troubling question when he compared a speech by home secretary Amber Rudd on foreign workers to the words of notorious dictat...

The Awkward Fact Rudd Forgot In Sofa Firm Attack On Foreign Workers

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

The boss believed to have been used by Amber Rudd to attack companies for recruiting too many foreign workers has revealed 75% of his workforce is Bri...

Jay Rayner Wants You To Change Your Twitter Bio To Protest Tory Immigration Policy

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

Jay Rayner is calling on people to add the word “foreign” to their Twitter bios to protest the Conservative’s planned crackdown on immigration. ...

The Waugh Zone October 6, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Thursday, October 6… 1) KIP, KIP, HOORAY? Theresa May’s speech certainly got several of the headlines ...

Owen Jones Says There's A 'Special Place In Hell' For Amber Rudd For 'Inciting Bigotry'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK

Owen Jones has said there is a “special place in hell” for Amber Rudd and privileged politicians who “incite bigotry for political gain”. The ...

FT Article Exposes All That's Wrong With Amber Rudd's 'Jackboot' Approach To Foreign Workers

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK

The Financial Times (FT) has made a daring intervention in the row over how Britain treats its foreign workers by branding government ministers “jac...

Amber Rudd's 'Out Of Tune' Changes To International Students Are Being Slammed By Unis

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education

The Chancellor of Birmingham University has hit back at Amber Rudd’s proposals to crackdown on student visas, saying the government is “out of tun...

The Waugh Zone October 5, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday, October 5, 2016… 1) MAGGIE MAY This time last year David Cameron was basking in the glow of a...

Amber Rudd Tells Conservative Ministers Not To Be 'Triumphant' About Brexit

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has told her Conservative cabinet colleagues not to engage in “triumphalism” over the Brexit vote as the country was fac...

Child Sex Abuse Inquiry In Chaos After Lawyer Learns Of His Suspension By Internet

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 29.09.2016 | UK

The national probe into child sex abuse has been plunged into fresh controversy after its most senior lawyer said he learned of his suspension from th...

EU Countries Could Be Adding A Tax To Your Holiday Thanks To Brexit

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK

The home secretary has warned that British holidaymakers could face a “holiday tax” to travel to the European Union as part of a trade-off for lea...

The Waugh Zone September 12, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday, September 12, 2016… 1) TESTING BOUNDARIES There’s lots of issues around today from Brexit to b...

Polish Diplomats List The Types Of Crimes Their Citizens Have Faced Since Brexit

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK

Two Polish ministers are meeting Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd amid growing concerns over hate crimes against Poles li...

No.10 Hits Back At Sarkozy Over Calais Camp

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Politics

Downing Street has hit back hard at French calls to end British border controls in Calais, amid claims that security between the two countries could b...

Amber Rudd Heads Off French Threats To Move Calais Jungle Camp To Britain

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK

The Home Secretary is travelling to Paris to head off growing fears the French could axe British border controls in Calais and send the so-called ‘J...