London Stands With The Stansted15
Home Office, London. Tue 18 Dec 2018
People prepare for the vigil, taping posters with photographs of those
who died because of borders to the pavement
in fron t of the Home Office.
The main banner 'God's Love Knows No Borders'
'Stop Violence Against Refugees - No Human is Illegal!'
'UK, Create Safe And Legal Passage for Refugees'
Mel, one of the Stansted15 holds a poster above her head
Mel speaks at the event
Laura from London Catholic Worker
Peole gather for a photograph
and then the vigil begins with the reading of the names of people
who died beacuse of borders - each person
reads a few and then passes the book with the list of names on to
another person to read
People had been asked to wear red if they could and quite a few did
Somew had pink scarves
I handed the list on to the woman beside me when I had read some names
and my voice was breaking up
'Euripe's Borders Kill Refugees Fleeing War and Brutal Dictatorships
In Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Eritrea...,
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