Posts Tagged: immigration
Unlike Mexican border states where drug-fueled violence has been on the upswing, violent crime rates in U.S. states bordering Mexico have been decreasing for the last several years.
Economic downturn in Europe has led to an upsurge in racism and xenophobia.
The fight against Arizona's new immigration law is heating up.
Immigration reform must address not only who is coming over the border to work but why they are doing it.
Migrant workers form the fifth largest country in the world and produce profits equal to the third largest corporation. They should be at the center of any reform of the global economy.
Two radical artists have set up an immigration agency, a political consulting firm, a Ponzi scheme for marketing contemporary art, and seven other enterprises. Welcome to the mock entrepreneurial art of Société Réaliste.
David Bacon's Illegal People illustrates how current immigration laws hurt citizens and legal immigrants as well as the undocumented immigrants whom the laws target.
Turkish journalist Tan Morgul discusses Turkey's Kurdish population, and describes a new Turkey born of changes in politics and regional immigration.
E. Ethelbert Miller talks with Edwidge Danticat about her new memoir, U.S. immigration law, and U.S.-Haitian relations.
The grassroots transfer of money from North to South can be a powerful tool of cross-border organizing.