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Migrant Voice @MigrantVoiceUK London, Birmingham, Glasgow

We're a migrant-led organisation empowering migrants to speak out, challenge perceptions and change public debate. RTs not endorsements

2,290 Following   28,628 Followers   59,160 Tweets

Joined Twitter 6/16/10


'Every time I read the news at the moment I see story after story about immigration and “points” and “salaries”. Th… https://t.co/mRc9TMkj4xHere's a great job for you #campaigners out there! #NGOjobs https://t.co/6v6w4SeCuJ
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceReally insightful @MigrantVoiceUK media training today. Ideas and stories flowing! #migrantvoices
Retweeted by Migrant Voice“She’s lived 50 years of her life here and only 24 of them in Bangladesh. So being made to feel acutely foreign aga… https://t.co/dBlcuC4hsu
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceHard at work crafting our pitches at our media training day... Lots of great stories here that UK media should be c… https://t.co/GhO6vMTNe1
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @MigrantVoiceUK @EventsNelson @welshrefcouncil @BIDdetention Thanks for letting us be a part of it! Lots of learnin… https://t.co/DjaKneW44S
Retweeted by Migrant Voice#Solidarity with #HolocaustMemorialDay #ShowRacismtheRedCard will be getting young people to sign up in support on… https://t.co/eHLQXMxRlq
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceWe're recruiting!! We need a part-time Campaign Organiser to come & help us run our campaigns (surprise surprise).… https://t.co/1XEgPTbkxC
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceWill you be joining us for our Solidarity Social? On Sat Feb 1, help us fundraise for the Refugee Solidarity Summit… https://t.co/SWi4lOMgL1
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceGreat to be @EsmeeFairbairn today with some fantastic organisations to share our learning from the last 10 years wo… https://t.co/saA1EDVxzB
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceWhat are you doing on Brexit Day? Join us in London on the evening of January 31st for a celebration of being Eur… https://t.co/uQn3HDxH7N
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceBREAKING: Before sunrise, @SOSMedIntl & #MSF teams rescued 59 men & women from a small wooden boat in distress. The… https://t.co/LDoBxq7HQP
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceLooks like Boris Johnson' proposal to introduce an amnesty for undocumented migrants – which he said himself would… https://t.co/VgbmPPvZsh
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1/25
2020
Great to have @EventsNelson with us at our media training to take us through some interview practice. Thanks to Al… https://t.co/PL0NPAVEm6Hard at work crafting our pitches at our media training day... Lots of great stories here that UK media should be c… https://t.co/GhO6vMTNe1Less than 2 years since Home Sec @AmberRuddUK admitted profound failure at @ukhomeoffice to consider rights, intere… https://t.co/axHpE8LEvx
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceGreat to be @EsmeeFairbairn today with some fantastic organisations to share our learning from the last 10 years wo… https://t.co/saA1EDVxzB“She’s lived 50 years of her life here and only 24 of them in Bangladesh. So being made to feel acutely foreign aga… https://t.co/dBlcuC4hsuJust received a message request from a Romanian: "Please help me. I do not know where to start or what to do regard… https://t.co/15loqDhsBn
Retweeted by Migrant VoicePlease read this important thread and share. Write to your MP, your local council and ask what they are doing to r… https://t.co/TmFN4QrLso
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @BIDdetention @safepassageuk @TogetherintheUk @UKLGIG @HackneyMigrants @the3million @BristolRefugeeR @HelenBamberhttps://t.co/5rxeWj9mKBSuper excited about welcoming some great migrant/refugee organisations to our media training day today! Looking fo… https://t.co/BT6XF66K1w
1/24
2020
We're recruiting!! We need a part-time Campaign Organiser to come & help us run our campaigns (surprise surprise).… https://t.co/1XEgPTbkxC#InLimboVoices- for many of us it is not easy to just pack up and leave, even though we may have lost our sense of… https://t.co/bKtZkjQfKi
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"If you are in a new country you pretty much have to get on with it and don't make a big fuss." Depressing reading… https://t.co/RdMQ6TLooU"There is a big difference between being allowed to stay & being welcomed.” #migrantvoices #Brexit According to t… https://t.co/TGV8ffqJSEWindrush man who served in British army for nine years told there is no record of him To make matters worse, Paul… https://t.co/Y66CrFvLvt
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1/23
2020
We're grateful for all MPs who stood up for citizens' rights today. SNP’s @Dr_PhilippaW explains clearly what is… https://t.co/ClIOwTYVRB
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceThe Government insists this vote doesn't matter because it backs family reunion - but hasn't specified whether that… https://t.co/hABIfAxjVN
Retweeted by Migrant Voice“If the decision is not urgently overturned, global researchers will be rightly discouraged from choosing to come t… https://t.co/5EQgSVYkVmMigrants from non-EU countries feel they face more prejudice, report says https://t.co/J8joiAXOi1 via @EasternEyehttps://t.co/KPF7lz1fxq
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceIs the Home Office granting ANY visit visas for family members at the moment? We're hearing about rejection after… https://t.co/6ZzgrODNDdSuper excited for our training session this Friday for organisations working with migrants & refugees! Looking for… https://t.co/Y3S27ej6eaNo one should be surprised when desperate migrants start taking new & more dangerous routes. By making so many rou… https://t.co/wIfBAtjhsaGood news, if true. But hard to be too optimistic about what will replace it. #HostileEnvironment https://t.co/IG6uIQiNTCGreat work going on in #Glasgow 👇 https://t.co/NJzQIqcLhk
1/22
2020
“A points-based system is simply a crude, subjective and unhelpfully narrow way of assessing a person’s value." MV… https://t.co/SSv32rhjnW
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceEmail your MP tonight ahead of the crucial vote tomorrow on allowing refugee children to be reunited with their fam… https://t.co/6bDxxb7WCD
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceParliament has sent a clear signal to Boris Johnson that he needs to rethink this unnecessary and reckless move. Th… https://t.co/sElP6ex2k9
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceWe're super excited to be running a media training session at @2020Refugee next week! Sign up to learn how to give… https://t.co/3gt6vtT6cL
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"What politician could possibly hold their head up after leaving these children out in the cold?" Good reporting f… https://t.co/mHmQJfWGKN
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceThe team with @jenanglaw from @justrightscot and @CristinaTegolo from @WeAreSettled at yesterday's #stayinscotlandhttps://t.co/5P6zshxZ8R
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceMore good news from the House of Lords! https://t.co/X6yZIs0RXkReally good to see this issue being discussed. So many of the intl students we work with have faced this issue in t… https://t.co/KhAWO7o2x5" “We can find no evidence of your presence in the UK,” the system told me. Despite the fact that I had been at the… https://t.co/QXPdaUgEkf
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceDemo outside Home Office THIS THURSDAY to save Samet from deportation. Pls join + invite others here:… https://t.co/0AvhHYdsRM"What politician could possibly hold their head up after leaving these children out in the cold?" Good reporting f… https://t.co/mHmQJfWGKN“A points-based system is simply a crude, subjective and unhelpfully narrow way of assessing a person’s value." MV… https://t.co/SSv32rhjnWWe're super excited to be running a media training session at @2020Refugee next week! Sign up to learn how to give… https://t.co/3gt6vtT6cL
1/21
2020
Fantastic news! This was one of the recommendations in our November report on the settlement scheme. Plenty of pres… https://t.co/uX7587dNSs
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceSome troubling stats buried in here, like this one: "more than a third of British people would want no Nigerians or… https://t.co/jywdhmUgsc
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceVery bad news that this system could be introduced so quickly. Would be bad for migrants, business & UK society.… https://t.co/tGK4j501o7
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @Urgen33409631 @ToeicV @MigrantVoiceUK A committed group of MPs will be working on this in the new Parliament, and… https://t.co/LL19KHUun1
Retweeted by Migrant Voice🖊 Please sign here to support child refugees to be reunited with family in the UK. ✅ https://t.co/YTbM3lJVi4 ✅ Plea… https://t.co/W4NLmeSzqX
Retweeted by Migrant Voice“We had to knock and knock. Nobody paid attention to us,” Loreta says. “But if you make a big noise they have to he… https://t.co/rq4fAtclt7
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceSome worrying responses in this survey by @the3million & @cliodiaspora. Many of the findings echo those in our surv… https://t.co/qXFCtNUqcF
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceA lovely story about #PeopleHelpingPeople & #integration as something that happens as a ‘two-way’ process. Thanks f… https://t.co/LRNFfoYrB9
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceLord Dubs - What could be more humane than children joining their families... the government is sending entirely th… https://t.co/7KJJjFNvC6
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceSo @BorisJohnson whatcha doing about refugees and seeking asylum? https://t.co/4fkRhZZbHM
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceSo @BBCMarkEaston thinks that after the Rivers of Blood speech in 1968 immigration was 'barely discussed' over thre… https://t.co/CJtkZoVKlz
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceThan you for sharing @ahmedhankir #ReFrameMigration #MigrantVoices https://t.co/3cpS3eyWyN
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceFantastic news! This was one of the recommendations in our November report on the settlement scheme. Plenty of pres… https://t.co/uX7587dNSsVery bad news that this system could be introduced so quickly. Would be bad for migrants, business & UK society.… https://t.co/tGK4j501o7Some troubling stats buried in here, like this one: "more than a third of British people would want no Nigerians or… https://t.co/jywdhmUgsc“We had to knock and knock. Nobody paid attention to us,” Loreta says. “But if you make a big noise they have to he… https://t.co/rq4fAtclt7Some worrying responses in this survey by @the3million & @cliodiaspora. Many of the findings echo those in our surv… https://t.co/qXFCtNUqcFImagine if a few years ago someone told you that EU citizens could be deported for failing to apply to stay in the… https://t.co/T0uDBvGAx0
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceExcellent article. https://t.co/bxee16bSlz
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @alexandrabulat @MigrantVoiceUK Worked two jobs, paid for two colleges w tips from bar work, did internships for *f… https://t.co/rPULVYJGoV
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceThe vast majority of British people agree we can do more to help vulnerable child refugees. That's the kind of coun… https://t.co/troAJzG2q6
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @kareeshalawyer @paulturnerlaw @MigrantVoiceUK @ToeicV @ColinYeo1 @ameliagentleman @JMigrants It’s been too long si… https://t.co/vxQD7MSVnY
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceICYMI: “I am constantly anxious. I check my EU settlement status online numerous times every day because I am so ne… https://t.co/WYw2uMGJGb
Retweeted by Migrant Voice#JoysOfHosting - lovely winter warming food from Egypt on such a cold night. #RefugeesWelcome (and not only if they… https://t.co/aqUYGPxJGc
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceA petition started by the wonderful @melissa_pawson now has over 200k signatures. If you believe the UK gov should… https://t.co/uzqanltrko
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceThan you for sharing @ahmedhankir #ReFrameMigration #MigrantVoices https://t.co/3cpS3eyWyNExperiences And Impact of the EU Settlement Scheme. Report based on largest Settled Status survey yet to be releas… https://t.co/BBAwHPpHRT
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1/20
2020
This Syrian boy who once was kicked out of his home for his sexuality and ended up homeless just bought his first h… https://t.co/LXcYVeQSUF
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"If the government decides to [make changes] then we're left a bit isolated and at the mercy of whatever gets decid… https://t.co/4cdLThCXUT
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceWell this is refreshing. https://t.co/PPrqUXEycG
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"I decided to paint abstract art to focus my energy in creating something rather than destroying myself." London-b… https://t.co/tqsaQ3prlU
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceMedia request: Any EU citizens in London this Monday 20 January who are willing to speak to the media about their… https://t.co/JNZlCWmHCx
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceYes, the UK media’s coverage of Meghan Markle really is racist. #ShowRacismtheRedCard #racism @theredcardwaleshttps://t.co/ZvyXTEFctm
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceOn 19 December the High Court ruled the £1,012 fee the Home Office charges children to register as British citizens… https://t.co/wS9geNG4xX
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceProud of our founder and his ongoing incredible work building the movement for welcome and inclusion for people… https://t.co/qM5GEJ2ZEP
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"The brighest and the best" migrants will always be welcome, they say. Who is the brighest and the best? The Roma… https://t.co/8AeE5ZaCpD
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceAre there any celebrities from your country of origin who live in the UK who you think would be a great ambassador… https://t.co/OzbwIsdHV5
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"This isn’t just a human rights issue – it is a family issue, it is a mental health issue, it is a child protection… https://t.co/EiZjpyROm2
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceKnow any aspiring Syrian actors who speak Arabic and English? - great opportunity for people!! #aspiringactorhttps://t.co/hvF4cRNgFa
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceIs there any hope for @ToeicV ? Campaign still going on Why @BorisJohnson did not keep his promise? Why #TOEIChttps://t.co/H1gXWDeoqX
Retweeted by Migrant Voice‘“I’m sure you’ll be fine”. It isn’t fine for anyone to be made to feel like this. And it will take more than plati… https://t.co/f5U1W7V5j3
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceA pleasure to be on @LBC with @AlfDubs who as @mrjamesob rightly said, is an inspiration to many of us. Traumatised… https://t.co/rvHULKvSmu
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceNice story about human compassion here, but can we please stop using words like "surge", "flow" and "trickle" when… https://t.co/ftR9vAKpYX
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @paulturnerlaw @YouTube @Tier1Community @ToeicV @HighlySkilledUK @JCWI_UK @MigrantVoiceUK @migrantsorghttps://t.co/NHi5UKIUOw
Retweeted by Migrant Voice @kareeshalawyer @paulturnerlaw @ToeicV @ColinYeo1 @ameliagentleman @JMigrants Yes it really is appalling! We're sti… https://t.co/EZaiQIgsz4
Retweeted by Migrant Voice"We remember the feeling, on 24th June 2016, when the world changed after a referendum whose campaign said we were… https://t.co/7D2SLmWKDR
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1/18
2020
@kareeshalawyer @paulturnerlaw @ToeicV @ColinYeo1 @ameliagentleman @JMigrants Yes it really is appalling! We're sti… https://t.co/EZaiQIgsz4"I decided to paint abstract art to focus my energy in creating something rather than destroying myself." London-b… https://t.co/tqsaQ3prlUJoin us at Parliament Square on Monday at 1pm to protect refugee family reunion in the run up to the Lords voting.… https://t.co/uyWk20Cixu
Retweeted by Migrant VoiceWell this is refreshing. https://t.co/PPrqUXEycGDear @ukhomeoffice spokesperson, perhaps it's time to reflect on why it is that your being satisfied (as you put it… https://t.co/6UZf9anxTs
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1/17
2020

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