Labour peer and former child refugee tells HuffPost UK the home secretary's plans are "driven by politics, not by a wish to have a sensible policy".
Home secretary blames the 197 confirmed cases on people "not following the rules".
Three in four people seeking asylum have been left in limbo for more than half a year, forced to live on £5.66 a day.
If the sudden ‘unknown’ of coronavirus triggered a wave of panic-buying, imagine living with constant uncertainty, as some families do.
Separating children from their parents. Using the presidency to line his pockets. Encouraging conspiracy theories.
Shelter, Streets Kitchen and The Outside Project hit out over new rules that "criminalise" those on the street, and raise fears for LGBTQ+ homeless people.
Lawyers say they can't locate the parents of at least 545 migrant children after they were separated under the president's "zero-tolerance" border policy.
Home Secretary reported to have asked officials to look at plans for an asylum processing centre more than 4,000 miles from the UK.
My job helping the most marginalised, vulnerable members of society shouldn’t be controversial.
There is a hell of a lot wrong with Britain’s asylum system, but the answer is not Priti Patel sending the Navy in.