The death of Shukri Abdi: ‘She was failed when she was alive and she’s still being failed now’

The 27 June 2019 was a sweltering summer’s day. Desert winds from the Sahara blew over Europe that month, making it the hottest June ever recorded in European history. The weather was all anybody could talk about. School summer holidays were right around the corner. Children in the small town of Bury, Greater Manchester, were … Continue reading The death of Shukri Abdi: ‘She was failed when she was alive and she’s still being failed now’