Thoughts, discussions, debates and perspectives of the Josoor Team.
They want to silence us
The last few years has shown that the EU does not see the observance of human rights as a priority, but rather the deterrence of people seeking protection. People who flee from war-torn countries to realise their right to asylum in the EU are criminalised. Those who stand in solidarity with them are also criminalised, our case is just one of many.
"It is better for me if this world ends" a Moroccan in Istanbul wrote to me today after we talked about what is currently happening at the European borders. The European Union, Nobel Peace Prize laureate which likes to portray itself as the cradle of human rights, is abolishing its own principles - and thereby itself.