Socialists are fighting against borders around the world. East London rs21 recently held a meeting to discuss strategy for this struggle in the here and now. Watch recordings of the opening speeches here.
‘Our fight has to be rooted in understanding why this is happening’
East London rs21 member Anindya Bhattacharyya describes the recent history of borders in Europe and the importance of that history to an analysis of how to fight them today.
‘There is no separation between detention centres and prisons’
Catherine Kelly, a member of SOAS Detainee Support (SDS), gives an overview of the immigration detention system in the UK, why migrant solidarity means prison & police abolition, and what SDS are doing to organise against borders and in support of migrants.
- Fortress Europe after Moria by Taisie Tsikas and Gareth Dale
- ‘But we will stand upright’ – migrant hunger strike in Athens by Ida Picard and Will Jarsve
- Making live and letting die: ‘refugees’, ‘migrants’ and Fortress Europe by Chloe Haralambous