Coverage of yesterday’s SUTR demonstration

25.8.2020: Express and Star: Pro-migrant demonstrators accuse Government of ‘vilifying’ asylum seekers

Dozens of pro-migrant demonstrators have accused the Government of “dehumanising and vilifying” asylum seekers at a protest outside the Home Office.

The demonstration on Tuesday evening, organised by campaign group Stand Up To Racism, demanded that the right of safe passage be given to “desperate” migrants making the crossing between England and France.

Protesters chanted “no-one is illegal” and said that migrants had been “scapegoated” by the Government. Read more here:

You can hear SNN Rogelio Braga’s speech at that demonstration here: