immigration

2 days ago

13,000 Migrant Kids Are Stuck Waiting in Mexico Thanks to Trump’s Policy

More than a quarter of them are under 5, and at least 400 are infants

9.30.19

The Trump Administration Wants to Accept the Fewest Number of Refugees Ever

The Trump administration wants to slash the number of refugees admitted into the U.S. next year to an all-time low of 18,000.

9.26.19

It’s Not Just Trump: There's a Worldwide War on Asylum Seekers

Wealthy countries are making it harder and harder for the world's most desperate people to seek refuge.

8.13.19

Police Keep Arresting Young White Men For Trying to Copycat El Paso

At least six men have been arrested for making terroristic threats, stockpiling weapons, or plotting attacks since the massacre.

8.8.19

True Self-Care Is Not About You

The concept is marketed as an isolating, individual activity, but the best self-care is learning to take care of each other.

8.6.19

Eco-Fascism: the Racist Theory That Inspired the El Paso and Christchurch Shooters

Both believed immigrants were destroying the environment, a racist trope that's gaining steam among white nationalists.

Advertisement
6.26.19

Asylum Seeker Who Set Fire to Himself on Manus Island Will Be Charged with Attempted Suicide

The 30-year-old man is also facing charges of arson, which could see him going to prison for life.

6.20.19

I Got Banned From the US When Airport Security Found My Coke Texts

Immigration officials said that they’d found a reference to cocaine on my phone and immediately put me on a flight back to the UK.

6.17.19

It Looks Like Germany's Worst Fear Just Happened: a Far-right Political Assassination

“There has never been a case like this in the history of [modern Germany]”

6.12.19

The Next Great El Chapo Mystery: How the Hell Did His Family Get U.S. Visas?

The drug kingpin's mother says her family has “humanitarian” visas to visit Chapo in prison. Advocates and federal agents are shocked.

6.11.19

A Refugee on Manus Island has Set Himself on Fire

Sources claim there have been more than 70 suicide or self-harm incidents at the detention centre since the Australian federal election on May 18th.

6.10.19

Denmark’s Elections Show How Much Europe Is Normalizing Anti-Immigrant Politics

“If politics becomes a competition about who can talk the toughest about refugees and minorities, the radical right will always win”​

0134