'No Place for Children' campaign wins Amnesty Media Award '09
Really good to see this – http://www.newstatesman.com/subjects/no-place-for-children – commended by the Amnesty media awards!
See the rest of the awards here: https://www.amnesty.org.uk/news_details.asp?NewsID=18227
Another example of a tucked-away crime against those who really cannot defend themselves.
It is shocking that we detain youngsters like criminals just for the fact that their parents are claiming asylum. Well done to the New Statesman for campaigning on this issue.
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