Katie Welsford

Katie Welsford has lived and worked in Egypt and Jordan, and is a writer and researcher on the politics of Egypt and the Levant, with a focus on Islamic activism.

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 Asylum seekers protest inside the Mantra Hotel in Preston, Melbourne, Australia. May 16, 2020. (Picture by Micheal Dodge/AAP/PA Images. All rights reserved) Views
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
COVID-19 Reveals the Inherent Vindictiveness of Migration Detention
mong the dilemmas that quickly gained attention in countries across the globe as COVID-19 took hold was how to manage prisons and safeguard inmates during the pandemic. Held in conditions where social distancing is effectively impossible and other safeguards are severely lacking, inmates—and their...
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