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Legal Challenge to Home Office Go Home Vans…

The Gardian has an Article RE: Refugee and Migrant Forum of East London (Ramfel) and their legal challenge to the Go Home Vans.  To be fair, im not supprised that there has been a legal challenge.  It is clearly Racist.

I thought that I’d share this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWX48dHQgXo

This guy’s work should clearly be on the BBC

The Guardian's Take on the Go Home Vans

So, The Guardian has a take on the reason behind the Go Home Vans.  Read their post here: Our hysterical media helped create the immigrant ‘go home’ van.

The article also raises the fact that the Home Office had paid £400,000 to fund the series UK Border Force for Sky television.  Obviously, this was what sparked me to once again head on over to What Do They Know, and submit Television Programs Funded by The Home Office:

Home Office "Go Home" Van Pilot…

Photograph of the Home Office Go Home Van
Photograph: Home Office/PA

So, it was publicly advertised on television and billboards.  A small fleet of advertisement vans were driving around London with a massive billboard of “Go Home or Face Arrest”The public announcement by The Home Office was posted on the 25th July 2013 on the Home Office News Pages.  This scheme / pilot is clearly discriminative.  As I outlined in response to a previous FOI request I made on What Do They Know.

I therefore posted my own FOI Request Cost of the Returns Pilot.  It appears that I am not the only person interested in this subject.  Take a look at the following FOI requests also…