27 noiembrie 2021

Farrukh Dhondy | Turning ‘human’ migrants into a political weapon: UK crisis mounts


Some commentators and Twitterers insist that they be called 'humans, not migrants' More seriously, Brexit has caused a shortage of health service staff — from doctors, to nurses, auxiliaries and ambulance drivers. (Representational Image. AP)“In rich summer the foliageHides the wood I glimpse and dwell onOutside my skylight.But as autumn rots the leavesI know that once again the bare branchesWill pronounce in a perfect catapultOf two upheld fingersDistinct and bare as winter comesTelling me to… [...]