human rights

Detention and the policing of parenthood

Image courtesy of Michael Collins By Melanie Griffiths, an ESRC Future Leaders Fellow at the University of Bristol.  This article was originally published as part of Unlocking Detention in Open Democracy.  The British state has regulated relationships between its citizens and certain foreigners since at least the Colonial era. Today’s border controls continue to police people’s intimate lives and retain sexist and [...]

2019-05-28T11:05:38+01:00 November 1st, 2016|