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About Roda Madziva

Roda Madziva is a Leverhulme Research Fellow in the school of Politics and International Relations at the University of Nottingham. Her current research focuses on the use of evidence in immigration policy as part of the University of Nottingham-led ‘Making Science Public’ Programme.

Articles by Roda Madziva

This week’s editor

Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Slavery, asylum, and the face of social death in modern day Britain

The dehumanisation of transatlantic slaves has strong echoes in the UK’s current immigration regime, which separates families, denies parents custodial rights over their children, and condemns migrants to social death.

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