migrants

Cartel Chronicles

Tired of Smuggling Humans Over the Border, Mexican Cartels Are Refocusing on Drugs

This does not bode well for overdoses in the U.S.
Deborah Bonello
6.25.19
refugees

The Objects That Remind Refugees of Home

"I was afraid of also losing my culture, but something as small as a rug has helped me to hang on to a part of it.​"
Sona Boker
5.3.19
Cartel Chronicles

How Cocaine-Fueled Corruption Helped Spark the Migrant Caravan

Honduras is being eaten up by the drug cartels and their violence, so it's only natural people want out. That's just the end of a long story.
Deborah Bonello
12.4.18
immigration

Canada says it will bring in more immigrants

It plans to bring in 350,000 immigrants in 2021 — a 40,000 jump.
Tamara Khandaker
11.1.18
migrants

Refugee claimants fear for their safety after alleged arson in Toronto

It was the most serious in a string of recent incidents at a hotel where many are living.
Steven Zhou
10.12.18
immigration

Experts warn of the creep of AI in Canada’s immigration system

New report says the use of predictive analytics could have "alarming implications" for human rights.
Tamara Khandaker
9.26.18
migrants

The death rate for migrants crossing the Mediterranean has soared. Here’s why.

One in 18 people who attempted the crossing between January and July this year drowned.
Tim Hume
9.4.18
politics

Conservatives are going after Trudeau for calling out a heckler's racism

Andrew Scheer says the prime minister is “sweeping away legitimate questions on his failed border policy with vile personal insults.”
Tamara Khandaker
8.21.18
immigration

Trudeau tells heckler her “racism has no place” in Canada

The woman questioned Trudeau about his government’s spending on “illegal immigrants” during a rally in Quebec.
Tamara Khandaker
8.19.18
Photography

Why Fashion Can be Vital for Refugees

"I think that if you're badly dressed, everyone sees you as just another refugee."
Anna Topaloff
8.7.18
migrants

Asylum seekers in Toronto are being moved to hotels because of shelter shortages

They're being kicked out of university dorms to make way for students.
Tamara Khandaker
8.1.18
migrants

Canada is using ancestry DNA websites to help it deport people

Canada's border agency has used ancestry.com and familytreedna.com to establish nationalities of migrants — even contacting users.
Tamara Khandaker
7.26.18
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