Posts Tagged: Migration
Austere “shock therapy” after the Cold War only shocked the East into reaction. In the West, the corporate political center ultimately did the same.
We often debate the pros and cons of welcoming immigrants here. We seldom consider the U.S. impact on the countries they leave.
If unrest in the Middle East and mass migration ease, developed states might once again welcome workers from developing states.
European nations are considering military intervention in Libya to halt illicit migration.
Europe’s self-imposed migration crisis.
Along with the divide between rich and poor in Europe, another has opened between the mobile and the stationary.
A new book looks at the history and current importance of the sanctuary movement.
In the 2010 fiscal year alone, the U.S. Border Patrol nabbed 447,000 would-be illegal immigrants along the southern border. In 2009, 417 were found dead, meeting their end in an attempt at a better life.
President Obama's speech in El Paso on May 10 put the immigration debate back on the table. In reaffirming his commitment to comprehensive immigration reform, he attempted to reframe a debate that has been dominated by a focus on security.
Artist Edgar Endress talks about his work on immigration, the currency of eks, and the Balkanization of Bolivia.