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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon
26th Sep 2020 // A global movement to amplify the voices of young people, refugees and victims of human trafficking. Zoom link:
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon 5h
joined RAAH for last week's Monday Motivation. Mani discussed his experience at and how his time there inspired him to give back, and for his own
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon 12h
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Reach Up Youth support young people through: 🏅 Sport 🧗‍♀️Recreational activities ❤️ Leadership programs All to help divert attention away from gang culture and crime.
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon 12h
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"RAAH. IT'S MORE THAN MAKING A NOISE!"
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon 13h
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This organisation is led with such passion and positivity! You are a true inspiration to the RAAH family! ❤️❤️
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon 13h
RAAH are so excited to be supporting to Reach Up Youth! Reach Up Youth is dedicated to empowering and changing the lives of disadvantaged young people from the BAME community.
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Migrant Voice 15h
"I was very relieved when I reached the UK and felt I was safe at last. But then I got detained.” Let's listen to those who have arrived in the boats.
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Gulwali Passarlay 13h
This is so wrong and helpful. Leave the poor people alone. Media and journalists it’s not your job to go and harass refugees at sea 🌊. It’s disappointing and immoral. Get a life media people. This is not okay.
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Choose Love 14h
If you’ve never had to make a journey like this, it’s because of only one thing. Luck. Beyond the headlines, labels and political posturing, every person making these desperate journeys is a human being who deserves respect, compassion and safety.
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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...and thirdly, we have the strictest family reunification rules in the world and that has to change!'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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On how the UK can improve its policies: 'We need to give asylum seekers the right to work, so they can provide for themselves...most of these people are professionals...Secondly, we need to end the detention, we are the only country in Europe who have unlimited detention...'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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...' I would erg everyone listening to write to their MPs, to say look we need to have a humane and compassionate response...the Prime Minister is proposing to change the law to make it easier to deport people'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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...'they have created this fear that they are criminals. And they are not. They are desperate human beings'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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On the treatment of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK: 'A lot of people in the UK are very generous but they are a silenced majority. The minority are very loud...and they have created this fear'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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... 'We can't just build fences and walls. We have a border in France. Why can't we have an asylum processing center...so we literally remove the smuggling and trafficking'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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...' We have created, unfortunately, a situation in Calais and I feel it is our legal obligation and moral duty to do something'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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On Britain's policies on asylum seekers and refugees: 'I have friends who have waited 10 years to have their cases reviewed'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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...'That has impacted me...The scar stays with me...The home office and the UK traumatised me even further...I was on the brink of giving up on life. And why? Because there was very little support'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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On the impact of a refugee's journey on mental health: 'We have faced traumas and seen things you can't even imagine. I have seen all sorts of things a child should not see, a human should not see'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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'Claiming asylum is not a crime. It is a human right'
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RAAH. fest #BunBabylon Aug 10
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'We should have the compassion, decency, and humanity within us to treat people with dignity and welcome them. Especially as they are fleeing wars, persecution and injustice'
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