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Jasvinder Sanghera

Jasvinder Sanghera in Community Practitioner, August 2017

Published: Tuesday 15th August 2017

Surviving honour-based injustice Forced marriages, imprisonment, even murder. This is the reality for thousands of UK victims harmed by those who are meant to love them most – their families. Jasvinder Sanghera, CEO of charity Karma Nirvana, was one of them. “I was born in the UK, one of seven sisters, went to school here […]

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BBC Radio 4 Desert Island Discs

Jasvinder Sanghera on Desert Island Discs

Published: Tuesday 11th July 2017

Listen to Jasvinder on Desert Island Discs with Kirsty Young on 29th March 2013, via BBC iPlayer Radio http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01rfy57

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Jasvinder Sanghera

Terror attacks

Published: Thursday 8th June 2017

Our democracy, civil liberties and human rights are under attack by homegrown British extremists. This is not something I have just observed as a response to the recent attacks in Manchester and London. No, it has been the case since I was eight years old and learnt my parents promised me to a man I […]

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Balloon launch

Balloon release in Bradford July 2016

Published: Thursday 28th April 2016

Fewness of words, Greatness of deeds-If we don’t remember who will? Overwhelmed, deep gratitude, pain and even joy are just some of the words describing how my body and soul were feeling as I stood yesterday in the heart of Bradford city centre surrounded by solicitors holding 100 balloons. A law firm had taken time, […]

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