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immigration

Border Patrol Agent Who Called Migrants “Savages” Pleads Guilty After Hitting Guatemalan with Truck

The agent admitted to intentionally hitting a Guatemalan migrant with a truck.
Kelly Vinett
8.13.19
Border

The political implications of reviving Canada’s border reality show

Border Security: Canada's Front Line was cancelled for infringing on the privacy rights of a migrant crossing the border.
Tamara Khandaker
1.4.19
politics

Conservatives’ bid to deny “birthright” citizenship in Canada could hurt refugee claimants

The party says its new policy is meant to target "birth tourism".
Tamara Khandaker
8.28.18
News

Sweet Baby Jesus Detained By USA in Church’s Protest

Happy Fourth of July!
Allison Tierney
7.4.18
FRANCE

“Le Spiderman” will be made a French citizen after heroically rescuing a dangling child

"I told him that in recognition of this act of heroism he would be regularized as soon as possible and that the Paris fire brigade was ready to welcome him."
David Gilbert
5.28.18
Border

More students will be granting you admission to Canada this summer

The government is hiring more students to replace border guards who have been reassigned to handle influx of migrants
Tamara Khandaker
5.18.18
immigration

Two Vets Honor the Dead and Save Lives at the Mexican Border

They install water stations and grave markers for the people who try to enter the US illegally via the treacherous Sonoran Desert.
Avery White
Joseph L. Boswell
5.29.17
Safe Passage

This is what it costs to be smuggled into Canada

Canada’s border agency says migrants were paying up to $35,000 to be smuggled into Canada.
Tamara Khandaker
2.7.17
Stuff

How to Sublet Your Apartment with a Refugee and Crowdsource the Rent

A young Berlin couple have set up an Airbnb-style website, Refugees Welcome, that pairs refugees with hosts willing to give up a spare room.
Jessica Holland
9.3.15
Stuff

They Aren't Just "Migrants," They're Refugees

When we call the crisis a "migrant crisis," we're missing the broader picture.
Sinthujan Varatharajah
5.10.15
News

We Asked a Migrant Detainee Why He's Boycotting His Chance at Freedom

We interviewed "Robert," a migrant detainee worker who decided to forgo his opportunity to be released in order to boycott his detention review.
E.K. Hudson
7.7.14
News

Midgaans and Ethiopians Are Fighting for Last Place in Somaliland

The truly troubling thing about the Midgaan-Ethiopian competition for “unclean” jobs is that, if these minority groups joined forces, they’d constitute a fair power block of well over 100,000 people in a nation of just 3.5 million. But the groups can’t...
Mark Hay
8.26.13