Diary of a Dungavel Detention

December 6, 2015 unlocked 1

This blog post was written for Unlocking Detention by Alison Phipps.  Alison is Professor of Languages and Intercultural Studies at the University of Glasgow, and Convener of Glasgow Refugee, Asylum and Migration Network (GRAMNet). Friday Read More

A friendship to treasure

October 22, 2015 unlocked 0

This blog post, about “an unlikely friendship, forged behind barbed wire and in the shadow of indefinite detention” was written for Scottish Detainee Visitors, and has been republished by Unlocking Detention with their permission.   It Read More

Like a chicken surrounded by dogs

December 8, 2014 unlocked 0

By Kate Alexander, coordinator of Scottish Detainee Visitors (a member of the Detention Forum).  This article originally appeared in Open Democracy’s Unlocked series. Scotland may have a different relationship with immigration from the rest of Read More

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