Emily Dugan is Social Affairs Editor for The Independent, i and Independent on Sunday. She was previously a news reporter for The Independent on Sunday. Her investigations into human trafficking have twice been awarded Best Investigative Article at the Anti-Slavery Day Media Awards and her human rights journalism was shortlisted for the Gaby Rado Memorial prize at the 2012 Amnesty Media Awards. Her first book, 'Finding Home: Real Stories of Migrant Britain', was published by Icon Books in July 2015.
11 March 2015 12:25 AM
47 per cent already have to borrow money from friends, family or banks
09 March 2015 12:03 AM
Many new housing developments are being built so that wealthy tenants are segregated from poorer renters
Residents of forgotten English mining town head Down Under to meet Aborigines - and share the problems of displaced people
08 March 2015 12:00 AM
Ashington, once the proud home of a thriving colliery, is embarking on a scheme with Brisbane's Aboriginal families to see what they can learn from each other
04 March 2015 06:59 PM
Footage was shot by a detainee for Corporate Watch on a secret camera
02 February 2015 07:17 PM
An Australian NHS therapist threatened with deportation from the UK has finally been told she can remain
31 December 2014 07:01 PM
Exclusive: Chair of Social Integration Commission says Government has ignored impact of education policies, and calls for schools to monitor how well children from different backgrounds and ethnicities are mixing
25 December 2014 04:46 PM
The Veterans Aid hostel in east London is home to 55 ex-servicemen
25 December 2014 04:35 PM
Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon toured the Italian countyside for ‘The Trip’ Revolution Films
22 December 2014 12:00 AM
The proportion of high earners who are women has climbed to 28 per cent of the total
21 December 2014 01:36 PM
Russian internet regulators send Facebook 'demand' to block access
Dresden riots: Protesters in Germany attack refugee buses shouting 'foreigners out'
France train shooting: US soldiers speak of the moment they stopped gunman and 'beat him until he was unconscious'
Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn accused of 'deluding' young supporters with 'claptrap'
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Iain Duncan Smith calls for urgent ESA overhaul as part of drive to cut down welfare costs
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