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Asylum seekers, refugees, and education in the UK

This film is part of an Engaged Curriculum project in the School of Education, where international Masters students were partnered with members of local communities that have global links. Bin…

From  Sophia Elliott on November 30th, 2017 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Can we afford to help?

Can the UK afford to help the refugees coming to Europe from Syria and other countries in the Middle East? Or would this strain the resources of the country? James Lewis, PhD candidate at…

From  Tom Foster on September 27th, 2017 0 likes 101 plays 0  

Are they really refugees?

Are the people we see on the news, trying to cross borders or seeking asylum in the UK really refugees? Or do they just want to find better jobs and living conditions? Are they really desperate for…

From  Tom Foster on September 26th, 2017 0 likes 108 plays 0  

Is the City of Sanctuary movement undemocratic?

The aim of the City of Sanctuary movement is to foster a culture of hospitality for people seeking safety in the United Kingdom, especially refugees fleeing war, religious persecution, and ethnic…

From  Tom Foster on September 25th, 2017 0 likes 96 plays 0  

Are refugees a threat to the British way of life?

Josh Forstenzer is the Vice-Chancellor's Fellow for the Public Benefit of Higher Education. In this short video essay, Josh discusses the refugee crisis and the effect this may have on the UK,…

From  Tom Foster on December 15th, 2016 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Is the responsibility to help ours?

Jules Holroyd explains the moral imperative for helping refugees. Jules is a Vice Chancellor's Fellow at the University of Sheffield, and her research focusses on topics exploring moral…

From  Graham McElearney on October 11th, 2016 0 likes 217 plays 0