Tag: politics

  • The Immigration Debate: returns and deterrents

    The Immigration Debate: returns and deterrents

    On 25 June, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Opposition Leader Keir Starmer faced their third and penultimate round of questions of the election campaign. Similar to last week’s Sky News Debate, Sunak and Starmer were each interviewed separately by Political Editor Harry Cole before facing questions from the audience. However,…

  • Immigration proposals from the second debate

    Immigration proposals from the second debate

    Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Opposition Leader Keir Starmer faced their second round of questions of the election campaign last week Tuesday in Grimsby (11.06.24). Tuesday’s Sky News debate presented viewers with a different format. Rather than a traditional head to head debate, Sunak and Starmer were each interviewed separately…

  • Myth Busters Part 2 : Asylum Seekers and Small Boats

    Myth Busters Part 2 : Asylum Seekers and Small Boats

    Despite the fact that small boat crossing make up just a fraction of overall UK migration figures, British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Home Secretary James Cleverly have repeatedly stressed their commitment to ‘stopping the boats’. As a result, small boat crossings and asylum seekers have become two of the…