refugees

climate change

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

Climate change means a hotter—and more violent—planet.
Geoff Dembicki
7.25.19
climate change

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.
Caroline Haskins
5.17.19
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
war

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.
Sona Boker
4.15.19
migration

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.
Cosimo Bizzarri
4.8.19
News

Conservatives Are Blaming Refugee Screening for Alleged Bomb Plot

“Canada’s refugee screening process needs to be seriously examined,” said Conservative leader Andrew Scheer.
Tamara Khandaker
1.25.19
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
The Power and Privilege Issue

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.
Fatemeh Khavari
11.1.18
politics

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.
Steven Zhou
9.18.18
refugee crisis

U.S. border guards can't block asylum seekers heading to Canada

But if they're in the U.S. illegally, they can be detained.
Tamara Khandaker
9.6.18
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
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
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