Travelling Light: Political Baggage And The Migrant’s Journey Issues of immigration and asylum are ‘toxic’ for politicians. With opinion polls putting immigration near the top of voters’ concerns, and the strong recent showing of UKIP, few pro-immigration voices are heard. But what about the impact of this on migrants themselves? And do Christians have any special responsibility to speak up?
Sarah Teather, Liberal Democrat MP for Brent Central is chair of the APPG on Refugees and a member of the Joint Committee on Human Rights. In association with The Children’s Society