refugees

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.

9.9.19

Dorian Shows Us the Bleak Future of How the US Will Treat Climate Refugees

The hurricane survivors barred from coming to Florida won't be the last desperate people the government turns away.

8.19.19

Intimate Images of One of the Largest Refugee Populations in the World

Sara Hylton's portfolio documents displacement among Afghan children living at the I-12 settlement in Pakistan.

7.25.19

Water Shortages, Murder, and Chaos: The Grim Future of Heat Waves

Climate change means a hotter—and more violent—planet.

5.17.19

Framing Climate Change as a 'National Security Threat' Is Dangerous

Understanding climate change as a national security threat putting “military readiness” at risk postures refugees as a threat and the U.S. military as threatened.

5.3.19

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.​"

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4.15.19

The Stories You Lose When Your Refugee Family Splits Itself Up

After her entire family fled Iraq, my grandmother stayed behind because she didn't want to give up on the country she loves.

4.8.19

How Migrants Helped to Rejuvenate a Struggling Town

A few years ago, the Sicilian town of Sutera found a renewed sense of purpose after it started welcoming migrant families. Now, Italy's anti-immigration policies are threatening this new balance.

1.25.19

Conservatives Are Blaming Refugee Screening for Alleged Bomb Plot

“Canada’s refugee screening process needs to be seriously examined,” said Conservative leader Andrew Scheer.

11.1.18

Canada says it will bring in more immigrants

It plans to bring in 350,000 immigrants in 2021 — a 40,000 jump.

11.1.18

Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees

The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.

9.18.18

How anti-immigrant rhetoric crept into Chinese Canadian politics

Progressive voices in the community warn it is being used to galvanize voters in the Toronto area.

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