'the jungle'

Art

The Refugee Who Smuggled Himself Out of Camps and into ‘Rocket Man’

The incredible true story of 31-year-old Majid Adin, an Iranian refugee animator behind a viral music video for one of Elton John's most classic jams.
Sulaiman Hakemy
6.23.17
Photo

The Last Days of 'The Jungle'

A few panoramic photos documenting the recent evacuation of the refugee camp in Calais.
Michael Bunel
11.4.16
Art

New Banksy Mural Lampoons 'Les Miserables' for Refugees

The street art activist references the iconic play in criticism of French authorities teargassing and bulldozing refugee camps in Calais.
Beckett Mufson
1.25.16
News

A Syrian Refugee Who Made it to the UK Across Europe Remembers His 2015

Kurdo started his 2015 helping out in refugee camps in Syria. By the end of the year he'd made the perilous journey across Europe and applied for asylum in the UK.
'Kurdo', as told to Joe Goodman
12.22.15
Art

New Banksy Mural Features Steve Jobs as a Syrian Refugee

Banksy unveils new pieces inside the Calais "Jungle" refugee camp.
Anya Tchoupakov
12.11.15
Travel

Making Friends with Desperate Eritreans in Calais's 'Jungle' Refugee Camp

Not everyone there is fleeing war in Syria.
Nell Frizell
10.6.15
Interviews

We Spoke To Afrikan Boy About His Gig In The Migrant Camp In Calais

The British MC performed to hundreds at the camp, using just a generator, a PA and a USB stick.
Noisey Staff
9.21.15
News

Talking to the Syrian Refugees Who Are Desperate to Leave Calais for England

They've been holding hunger strikes and threatening to jump off roofs.
Rebecca Suner, Photos: Philippe Wannesson / Marmite a
10.7.13