migrant workers

workers rights

The University of London Is Leaving Its Outsourced Workers in Limbo

They issued a statement about improving workers' rights, but it has already been slammed as vague by a trade union.
Simon Childs
5.24.18
migrant workers

This Museum Exhibit Depicts the History of Latinx Farmworkers

The unveiling of 'Estamos Aquí' has been a catalyst for curiosity about the Latino community in Northeast Wisconsin.
Esther Tseng
7.21.17
Brexit

Home Secretary Says Pret Must Stop Relying on European Staff

In a BBC interview, Amber Rudd said that the cafe chain should hire more British workers to fill staff shortages following Brexit.
Daisy Meager
5.8.17
Brexit

European Cafe Workers Could Stay in Britain Post-Brexit with a New ‘Barista Visa’

With 15 percent of UK hospitality jobs held by Europeans, think tank Migration Watch UK is proposing a new visa that would allow young EU citizens to live and work in the UK for two years.
Daisy Meager
4.19.17
Munchies

Starbucks Has Promised to Hire 10,000 Refugees After Trump’s Travel Ban

The coffee chain's CEO Howard Schultz has joined public figures across the world in condemning Trump’s temporary ban on refugees from entering the US.
Phoebe Hurst
1.30.17
politics

Immigration Police Raided a UKIP Party Dinner

Officials turned up at the Indian restaurant in Bournemouth, which was hosting a dinner for the team of failed UKIP leadership candidate, Lisa Duffy.
Daisy Meager
9.19.16
Sports

Scottish Football Fans Are Boycotting Tonight's Friendly with Qatar

Probably the worst time to play a meaningless friendly is when your opposition is embroiled in the biggest corruption scandal in football history.
Liam Turbett
6.5.15
News

Separatist Movements and Sectarian Tensions Turned Violent in India This Week

Muslim immigrants and migrant workers are being targeted by separatists forces in the northeast of India. The violence is escalating, but the problem has been around for decades.
Mark Hay
12.26.14
Stuff

I Confronted Donald Trump in Dubai

As he announced the construction of a Trump-branded golf course and luxury villas in the UAE.
Molly Crabapple
6.3.14
News

'Gulf Futurism' Is Killing People

Migrant workers are paying the ultimate price for the Blade Runner fantasies of oil princes.
Nathalie Olah
5.15.14
Travel

Fun and Games at Italy's Largest Immigrant Ghetto

Recoiling at the exploitation of illegal migrant almost-slaves.
Marco P. Valli
11.24.13