Appeal on behalf of Asylum Justice Cardiff

The following post is on behalf of Asylum Justice Cardiff, and originally posted by WalesOnline; An emergency appeal is being launched by a Cardiff charity which provides legal aid to asylum seekers living in South Wales. Asylum Justice provides services to people living in Cardiff, Newport and Swansea who in danger of returning to their country of birth and facing war…

What has the ECHR ever done for us?

After Theresa May says Britain should leave the European convention on human rights, Patrick Stewart, Adrian Scarborough and Sarah Solemani expose the problems in the  plan for a UK bill of rights. This satirical take on the classic Monty Python sketch asks ‘what has the European Convention on Human Rights ever done for us?’ Apart…

Take Action: Put Rights at the Heart of the Welsh Election

  Amnesty Cardiff Group have worked with Amnesty International UK and groups across Wales to create a campaign pressuring candidates for the upcoming Assembly election to pledge to help keep the Human Rights Act. As Wales elects its new National Assembly, we want to make sure that candidates know how their constituents feel when it…