News Archives: 2016

   JUNE 1 – JUNE 5, 2016

UK Schools with large numbers of EU Migrant pupils ‘perform better’ UK Independent June 1
Hungarian Police secure migrant camp, block protests from leaving Reuters June 1
Lessons from Lesbos: Can tourism survive amid migrant crisis? CNN June 1
EU’s anti-migrant operation turns into massive rescue mission UK Independent June 1
A Dutch architect’s plan to put Europe’s refugees on a man-made island near Tunisia The Washington Post June 1
MIGRANTS SET CAMP ON FIRE IN GREECE, 6 INJURED Greek Reporter June 2
When Ebola hit liberia, refugees took frontline health role UNHCR News June 2
Last journey: the migrant who lost everything BBC News June 2
African Union’s Inaction in the migrant crisis is a cause for concern Ventures Africa June 2
How Europe can alleviate its migrant crisis – and save itself New York Magazine June 2
Syrian refugees share one thing they can’t live without CNN June 2
The forgotten story of European refugee camps in the Middle East The Washington Post June 2
ATLEAST 117 BODIES FOUND OFF LIBYA AS SMUGGLING BOAT SINKS The Seattle Times June 3
Councils Demand more funding for child refugees care costs BBC News June 3
Olympic history made: Refugee team revealed for Rio 2016 Games CNN June 3
Their own public Idaho The Economist June 4
Finding our humanity in the refugee crisis: a call to action The Huffington Post Blog June 4
UN App to feed Syrian refugee children in Ramadan Al Jazeera June 5

   JUNE 6 – JUNE 12, 2016

REFUGEE WOMEN ON GREEK ISLANDS IN CONSTANT FEAR News Deeply June 6
Meet the team of refugees set to compete at the Rio Olympics Mashable June 6
Fire ravages Dusseldorf refugee centre in Germany BBC News  June 7
What’s at Stake when Syrian Refugees are Smuggled to the US MSNBC June 7
Making giant chessboard from refugee life jackets Al Jazeera June 7
Refugee Men forced to sell sex to survive in Greece The Guardian June 7
U.N. Unveils arabic smartphone app to feed Syrian Refugee Children Huffington Post June 7
GERMANY’S GRAND REFUGEE EXPERIMENT Washington Post June 8
The quiet crisis of Europe’s pregnant refugees News Deeply June 8
Syrian Refugees admitted to US Spike CNN June 8
We built this city: How the Refugees of Calais became the camp’s architects The Guardian June 8
Experts sound alarm over mental health toll borne by migrants and refugees The Guardian June 8
Police arrest wrong person in hunt for people smuggler The Independent June 9
Iraq refugees return home: ‘Europe didn’t welcome us’ USA Today June 9
PROTESTERS INTERRUPT DONALD TRUMP OVER SYRIAN REFUGEE REMARKS TIME June 10
Timely ‘Dheepan’ Puts Face to Refugee Crisis San Diego Union-Tribune June 10
Refugee children labor in Turkish factories ABC News June 10
Young refugees gather to share ideas at UNHCR Global Summit UNHCR News June 10
The Child Migrants of Africa The New York Times June 10
Idaho man charged after Syrian Refugee is struck ABC News June 10
Clinical program receives grant to launch Syrian resettlement project Harvard Law Today June 10
Stranded in a refugee camp, Syrian photographer teaches budding artists PBS Newshour June 11
Nashville Refugee Farmers grow food for Bonnaroo Festival The Tennessean June 11
REFUGEE LIFE AT GREECE’S HARA HOTEL AL JAZEERA JUNE 12
Emotional Toll of reporting refugee crisis surprises news organizations The Guardian June 12
Without help, families face lonely search for Europe’s missing refugee children The Jerusalem Post June 12
Traffickers exploiting young refugees in French camps, UNICEF says The Guardian June 13

   JUNE 13 – JUNE 19, 2016

‘Brexit’ Vote Has European Workers in Britain Unsure of Future The New York Times June 13

   JUNE 20 – JUNE 26, 2016

Blaming Muslims, at First, in Norway The New York Times June 24
Aziz Ansari: Why Trump Makes Me Scared for My Family  The New York Times June 24
Cameron condemns xenophobic and racist abuse after Brexit vote The Guardian June 27
After a campaign scarred by bigotry, it’s become OK to be racist in Britain The Guardian June 28
Cameron tells EU leaders they must offer UK more control over immigration The Guardian June 28

   MAY 1 – MAY 8, 2016

THE HUMAN FACE OF THE REFUGEE CRISIS The Guardian May 1
The Refugee Crisis is Humanity’s Crisis NY Times May 2
Refugees revive fading Italian villages Al Jazeera May 2
Puerto Ricans leaving island for US in record numbers CNN May 2
‘Protection’ for low-skilled migrants leads to abuse The Jakarta Post May 2
Syrian Refugee carries olympic torch through Brasilia UNHCR News May 3
A model to stem mass migration? Christian Science Monitor May 3
EU May find countries for rejecting refugees EU Observer May 3
A generation of Syrian children who don’t count Reuters May 3
‘Forced Exile,’ Say Puerto Ricans Leaving Island Amid Financial Crisis NBC News May 3
David Cameron announces concessions on child refugees The Guardian May 4
Here’s what the everyday lives of refugees look like Slate May 4
One Refugee’s life in diplomatic limbo TIME May 4
They met at a refugee camp after the Holocaust. Now they say they lived the American Dream. The Washington Post May 4
Ordinary greek grandmother’s extraordinary kindness to refugees CNN May 4
The bombing of a Syrian Refugee Camp The Atlantic May 5
Afghan film star in French Exile after death threats The Local FR May 5
Teachers’ effort stems distress migration The Hindu May 5
The Migration Project helps Guatemalan families find missing loved ones PRI May 5
Refugee voices in film: an all day event at 2016 Cannes Film Festival IndieWire May 5
At refugee camps, birth control is crucial and in short supply Quartz May 5
Radiohead’s Burn the Witch may be critique of refugee crisis The Guardian May 5
Moma’s Insecurities exhibition to address the global refugee crisis De Zeen Magazine May 6
Lucine Kasbrian’s “Perspectives of Exile” Armenian Weekly May 6
What the wall street journal got wrong about Puerto Rican “refugees” Huffington Post May 6
The Refugee Children of Idomeni: alone, far from home but clinging to hope The Guardian May 7
Kenya says it will shut down the world’s largest refugee camp NPR May 7
Love without borders: couple weds at refugee camp CNN May 7
The adorable friendship between a german kid and a syrian refugee The Washington Post May 7
EU’s Migration Woes threaten a crisis of European Values The Wall Street Journal May 8
Syrian Refugees in Greece feel betrayed by the West Newsweek May 8

   MAY 9 – MAY 16, 2016

Risks of inaction are considerable’, says Ban, urging new compact on refugees and migrants UN News Centre May 9
Risks of inaction are considerable’, says Ban, urging new compact on refugees and migrants UN News Centre May 9
Migration Played Small Part in Dutch Population Growth Nl Times May 9
Around 230 unaccompanied migrant children registered in Serbia InSerbia May 10
‘Refugee minor’ who sexually assaulted 10yo girl sentenced in Sweden RT May 10
Germany and Turkey in EU migrant deal stand-off over terrorism laws The Telegraph May 11
Europe becoming ‘bad word’ due to migrant crisis, other woes: Italy minister Reuters May 11
Calais Jungle ‘Eviction’ Displaced Just 10 Percent of Migrants, And Now They’re Back Breitbart May 11
40,000 non-Muslim migrants harassed in German centers over their religion -activists RT May 12
ONS analysis disproves ‘missing million of migrants’ accusations The Guardian May 12
Migrant money puts aid in the shade Science Daily May 12
Two bodies found on migrant wreck, but 600 still on board The Local IT May 12
EU plans floating migrant centres off Libya The Telegraph May 12
Turkey Threatens To Unleash Migrant Wave On Europe Breitbart May 12
Migration minister vows to evacuate makeshift camp at Piraeus by mid-June Ekathimerini May 13
Italy ups migrant controls at Alpine pass to stop Austrian checks
 Business Insider May 13
MIGRANT WORKERS STRANDED IN MALAYSIA BROUGHT HOME Republica Nepal May 13
Turkey’s anti-terror law has become ‘Achilles heel’ of EU migrant deal: Turkey’s Bozkir Reuters May 13
Italy now Europe’s top spot for migrant arrivals Deutsche Welle May 13
Germany is trying to teach refugees the right way to have sex Washington Post May 13
MNTUC to help conserve migrant workers’ space Asia One May 13
Migration Crisis Challenges Nordic Countries NPR May 14
In Homogeneous South Korea, A Multicultural Village Hints At Change
 NPR May 15
EU Migration costs Britain £3m every day, shock report warns The Sun May 16
Trump’s claim that ‘young, strong men’ dominate the European migrant crisis Washington Post May 16
Migrant worker program called ‘worse than slavery’ after injured participants sent home without treatment CBC News May 16

   MAY 17 – MAY 24, 2016

Will the U.K. living wage increase EU migration? Newsweek May 17
Migration fears spark Italy-Austria border row at Brenner BBC News May 17
EU faces ‘populist uprising’ if it fails to control migration crisis, former MI6 chief warns The Independent May 17
5 facts about the U.S. rank in worldwide migration Pew Research Center May 18
Europe helped Greece in its migration hour of need. Now Italy needs help Politico May 18
Migrants spark housing crisis: Now EU tells Britain to build more homes as open borders send population soaring Daily Mail May 19
Hungary: US Wants to Fill Europe With Muslim Migrants ABC News May 19
Brussels warns that mass migration to EU may exacerbate human trafficking Deutsche Welle May 19
Europe’s Turkey Dilemma: Migration vs. Democracy The Wall Street Journal May 19
Nepalese population reaches about 400,000 in Qatar; Migration app to guide them soon The Peninsula Qatar May 20
Russia’s Involvement In Syria Worsens Migration Crisis, Zannier Says NPR May 20
Migration hits another record high Radio New Zealand May 20
Lack of migration controls puts a liberal tradition at risk The Telegraph May 20
Pope Hails Election of Sadiq Khan, Celebrates Mass Muslim Migration Into Europe Breitbart May 22
Why China is moving millions to cities CNN May 24
Turkey threatens to block EU migration deal without visa-free travel The Guardian  May 24

   MAY 25 – MAY 31, 2016

AFRICAN MIGRATION: MORE OPPORTUNITIES THAN CHALLENGES? Equal Times May 25
http://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/fact-check_are-most-asylum-seekers-economic-migrants-/42175244 Swissinfo May 25
Migration centre opens regional office in Malta Times of Malta May 25
A place where Muslim migrants arrived in Europe en masse – and integrated  Christian Science Monitor May 25
Who will pick the carrots if Brexit stops migration? Reuters May 26
French minister warns of mass climate change migration if world doesn’t act The Guardian May 26
Migrants stranded in Colombian bottleneck as Panama closes its border The Guardian May 27
Name, date of birth, migration background The Economist May 28
David Cameron and George Osborne ‘too rich’ to care about migration, claims cabinet minister The Telegraph May 28

   APRIL 26 – APRIL 30, 2016

REFUGEE HELD ON NAURU DIES AFTER SELF-IMMOLATION TO PROTEST AUSTRALIAN POLICY NY TIMES APRIL 29
Flooded with Migrants, Germany Struggles to Integrate Them NY Times April 27 

   APRIL 19 – APRIL 25, 2016

Humanitarian Costs rise as refugee crisis becomes the new normal NPR April 25
Migrant camp measles outbreaks spark fears of health crisis Financial Times April 25
Migrants seek new routes into Balkans after formal borders sealed The Wire April 25
A Migrant’s journey: the story behind the face The National April 25
G5 Summit to focus on migration, security, and trade Belfast Telegraph April 25
Malaria affects migrant youngsters more than others The Times of India April 25
Guam’s migrant wave could swell due to drought Pacific Daily News April 25
Here’s what you may not know about the migrant boat that capsizes two weeks ago Buzzfeed News April 25
Child Abuse rife in Greece’s migrant camps The Times April 25
Islamic State rockets kill four Syrian refugee children in Turkish border town Los Angeles Time April 25
Italy’s plan to combat Libyan migrant smugglers could mean chasing shadows The Guardian April 25
Tsegay Tewelde and Callum Hawkins make British Olympic Team The Guardian April 24
Germany gives teenage Syrian migrant hope for the future CBS News April 24
Incredible footage shows what it’s REALLY like to cross the sea in a refugee dinghy Express UK April 23
This immigration bill is a chance to stop the death of innocents The Guardian April 23
German Chancellor ANgela Merkel pushes EU Migrant Deal in Turkey Visit Wall Street Journal April 23
Cambodian workers temporarily barred The  Nation April 23
Mafia Bosses declare war after immigration levels in Sicily Soar Express UK April 23
When we mourn the passing of Prince but not 500 Migrants Independent UK April 23
Refugee camp inspires Russian ballerina’s new Carmen The Sydney Morning Herald April 23
Here’s how the Paris attackers used the migrant route The Washington Post April 23
Migrant Crisis: “I’m Trying to document the unfolding reality” BBC News April 22
Will Europe do anything to stop the drownings of migrants? The Washington Post April 22
Two Syrians cleared of raping girl after court hears she ‘forced herself’ on them Daily Mail UK April 22
This 30-year-old refugee just wanted to be a high school basketball star Salon April 22
‘My soul is Damascus’: portraits of life on the refugee trail The Guardian April 22
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy Shares new song from New Refugee Benefit Comp Pitchfork April 22
UK Government Announces Plans to Resettle 3000 Refugee Children Refugee Action April 21
The High Price of Ending the Refugee Crisis Bloomberg View April 21
Refugees are running out of time TIME April 21
German refugees use advertising to target anti-immigration YouTube videos BBC News April 20
Texas Drawing Millions Moving From Other States The Texas Tribune April 20
Migration between poor countries rising faster than to rich ones The Guardian April 20
Is Europe doing enough for refugee scientists? EuroScientist April 20
Tighter enforcement along the U.S.-Mexico border backfired, researchers find News at Princeton April 20
Bulgaria tries to restrain its vigilante “Migrant Hunters” The Economist April 19
Migration Crisis: Italy Threatened by National Crisis BBC News April 19
A waypoint for refugees, Lesbos braces for hardship as tourism declines PBS Newshour April 19

   APRIL 10 – APRIL 18, 2016

MIGRANT CRISIS: HUNDREDS DEAD AFTER CAPSIZE, SAY SURVIVORS BBC NEWS APRIL 18
REUTERS, NY TIMES SHARE PULITZER FOR MIGRANT CRISIS PHOTOS FRANCE 24 APRIL 18
VOGUE’S ANNA WINTOUR APOLOGIES FOR KANYE WEST ‘MIGRANT CHIC’ REMARK BUSINESS STANDARD APRIL 18
EUROPE’S MIGRANT CRISIS: POPE FRANCIS LEADS BY EXAMPLE IRISH TIMES APRIL 18
MASS STREET BRAWL ERUPTS AT PARIS MIGRANT CAMP THE LOCAL APRIL 18
‘DO NOT LOSE HOPE’: POPE FRANCIS VISTS MIGRANTS IN GREECE’S LESBOS NPR APRIL 16
THE SOLUTION TO THE MIGRANT CRISIS IS JOBS IN LOW INCOME COUNTRIES THE GUARDIAN APRIL 16
MIGRANT WORKERS IN QATAR HELD IN NEAR-SLAVERY ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER APRIL 15
HORRORS OF CALAIS MIGRANT CAMP EXPOSED EXPRESS UK APRIL 15
KILLINGS, DEATHS AT THE BORDER USA TODAY APRIL 15
MIGRANT ATTEMPTS TO TAKE HIS OWN LIFE DURING LESBOS PROTEST DAILY MAIL UK APRIL 15
FROM ‘MIGRANT’ TO ‘REFUGEE,’ OUR VOCABULARY HAS RUN DRY OPEN DEMOCRACY APRIL 14
MAN STABBED AT GREEK PORT WHERE MIGRANTS CAMPED ABC NEWS APRIL 14
WHO GIVES MORE TO THE DEVELOPING WORLD: AID DONORS OR MIGRANT WORKERS? NPR APRIL 13
PBS NEWSHOUR’S MIGRANT SERIES RECOGNIZED AS PEABODY FINALIST PBS NEWS APRIL 13
TEENAGE GIRL ‘RAPED BY SIX MEN IN DOSSHOUSE FOR MIGRANTS’ AFTER BEING LURED THERE DAILY MAIL UK  APRIL 12
SMALL TOWN IN ITALY EMBRACES MIGRANTS AND IS REBORN NPR APRIL 12
AN OLYMPIC DREAM, SHATTERED UNHCR TRACKS APRIL 11
MACEDONIA CALLS ON GREECE TO HALT ‘RIOTING’ BY MIGRANTS BOSTON GLOBE APRIL 11
A Murder Taps into Germany’s Conflicted Relationship with Migrants NY Times April 11

   APRIL 1 – APRIL 9, 2016

Migrant crisis: Italy and Austria pledge ‘fluid’ border during expected migrant surge The Sydney Morning Herald April 9
Refugee crisis: Migrants rescued from locked lorry in Leicestershire after boy texts ‘no oxygen’ to volunteer The Independent April 8
Migration Provides Opportunity for Africa Africa Outlook April 7
Refugees in Greece warn of suicides over EU-Turkey deal The Guardian April 7
Syrians in Germany ‘want upper limit on refugees’ The Local April 7
Bulgaria, Greece Defence Ministers Urge Closer Cooperation in Tackling Migration Crisis Novinite April 7
Germany Plans to Stop Some Passport Checks as Migrant Numbers Drop The Wall Street Journal April 6
How the Kremlin Manipulates Europe’s Refugee Crisis Observer April 6
Six ways the EU is fighting terrorism and managing migration The Interpreter April 6
EU to spend €100m tackling irregular migration in Sudan Public Finance International April 6
Why Syrian refugees are avoiding refugee camps Quartz April 6
‘Staggering’ number of European jihadis: EU’s own border agency admits terrorists are exploiting refugee crisis and lax controls – but has no idea how many illegal immigrants there are Daily Mail April 5
Gang violence blamed for refugee crisis in Central America Reuters April 5
500,000 unregistered migrants roaming Germany – report RT April 5
Ghana: National Migration Policy Launched in Accra All Africa April 5
How Volunteers Are Feeding Refugees in Greece, One Makeshift Kitchen at a Time Eater April 5
Threats of terrorism, migration will worsen without greater action, warns forum The Jerusalem Post April 5
No Valuables Seized From Migrants in Denmark Under New Law ABC News April 5
Hungary issues anti-migration warning, cites 900 ‘no-go areas’ in Europe New Europe April 4
After the flood: Vienna’s struggle to make its refugee residents feel at home The Guardian April 4
Greece sends first migrants back to Turkey under new EU deal CNN April 4
Mexico tortures migrants – and citizens – in effort to slow Central American surge The Guardian April 4
Runners from Kenyan Refugee Camps Vie for a Spot on First Ever Refugee Team at Rio Olympics People Magazine April 4
Cities need more power to deal with refugee crisis: report The Guardian April 4
Turkey: The Business of Refugee Smuggling, Sex Trafficking Gatestone Institute April 3
Calais ‘Jungle’: 129 unaccompanied children missing since refugee camp demolition The Independent April 3
German migrant numbers plunge due to Balkan route border controls Reuters April 2
Greece on brink of chaos as refugees riot over forced return to Turkey The Guardian April 2
Refugee chefs bring their recipes to NYC food company The Washington Times April 2
Ankara, Not Brussels, Sets EU’s Refugee Policy Forbes April 2
Bleeding Cuban rafters rescued in Florida Straits likely shot themselves Miami Herald April 2
Migrants Surge From Sub-Saharan Africa Into Italy Voice of America April 1
Cuban migration to US continues to swell on fears of losing privileges The Guardian April 1
Europe Refugee Crisis: Belgians Want Refugees To Sign ‘Newcomer’s Statement’ Promising To Report Terrorist Acts International Business Times April 1
Greek Parliament Votes Migration Bill Activating EU-Turkey Deal Greek Reporter April 1
Obama pledge to welcome 10,000 Syrian refugees far behind schedule CNN April 1

  MARCH 29 – 31, 2016

Qatar abuses migrant workers in 2022 World Cup prep Sports Illustrated March 31
Only One Country Offers Universal Health Care To Undocumented Migrants NPR March 31
Burglary Up 10 Per Cent… High Migrant Crime, Open Borders Blamed Breitbart March 31
Take me back to detention centre, pleads migrant The Telegraph UK March 31
Mexico: Asylum Elusive for Migrant Children Human Rights Watch March 31
UK to tighten up rules for hiring migrant workers Radio New Zealand March 30
HAITI MIGRANTS NO LONGER STRANDED ON DESOLATE BORDER NY Times March 30
Bulgaria’s vigilante migrant ‘hunter’ BBC News March 30
Dozens feared missing after migrant boat sinks off Libya Reuters March 30
Inside the Migrant Smuggling Trade The Wall Street Journal March 29
CHINA TO SURVEY CHILDREN LEFT BEHIND BY MIGRANT WORKERS ny times march 29

  MARCH 22 – 28, 2016

Pope’s Easter message condemns failure to help migrants BBC News March 27
Greece Migrants Moved from Makeshift Camps BBC News March 27
Jews of world’s first ghetto reflect on Europe’s migrant crisis Reuters March 24
Bound for U.S., Cuban migrants are stuck in Central America CNN March 24
Greece Sees a Lull in Migrant Inflows The Wall Street Journal March 24
Brussels Attacks Fuel Debate Over Migrants in a Fractured Europe NY Times March 22
A german finds no easy answers as refugee influx hits home NY Times March 22
Four guilty of hijacking migrant workers’ bank accounts The Guardian UK March 22

  MARCH 15 – 21, 2016

Greece Struggles to Enforce Migrant Accord on First Day NY Times March 20
EU-Turkey Deal Comes into Effect BBC News March 20

  MARCH 8 – 14, 2016

How this son of migrant farm workers became an astronaut CNN March 14
MIGRANT BACKLASH BENEFITS GERMANY’S FAR-RIGHT PARTY npr March 14
ASYLUM SEEKERS STUCK IN GREECE IN DIRE CONDITIONS eu observer March 14
Defying E.U., Hundreds of Migrants Enter Macedonia From Greece NY Times March 14
Belgium Spooked by Migrant Influx as Europe’s Refugees Crisis Spirals NBC News March 12
Europe Tries to Shut Down Routes as Migrant Flow Intensifies NY Times March 11
7 things to know about the incredibly complicated migrant crisis Washington Post March 11
Smugglers Prey on Migrants Desperate to Find Back Doors to Europe NY Times March 11
Humanitarian Fears Grow after Balkan Nations Shut Borders to Migrants NPR March 10
Rita Ora speaks out about discrimination when she arrived in the UK as refugee  Metro News UK March 10
Jorge Ramos Just got Clinton and Sanders to Make a Radical Promise on Immigration New York Magazine March 9
Torrential Rain Floods Idomeni migrant camp BBC News March 9
Feeling Unwanted in Germany, Some Afghan Migrants Head Home NPR March 9
The Tricky Business of solving Europe’s Migrant crisis BBC News March 9
Awash in Empty Homes, China Asks Migrant Workers to Settle Down NY Times March 9
Germany’s Embrace of Migrants Spawns Rise of far-right leader NY Times March 9
Refugee boy feared drowned reunites with family in Germany The Telegraph UK March 8
Female Migrants Struggle to Reunite with Family in Northern Europe NPR March 8
EU and Turkey Agree to Migrant Deal BBC News March 8

  MARCH 1 – 7, 2016

Dispelling the myth of the humane refugee camp The Independent UK March 6
Fleeing Alone, Some Migrant Kids Find Foster Homes in Sweden NPR March 6
U.S. Pays to Feed and Shelter Cuban Migrants Stranded in Costa Rica NY Times March 4
How is the Migrant Crisis dividing EU Countries? BBC News March 4
Young Afghan Migrant Makes his way in the Calais ‘Jungle’ NPR March 4
U.N. Criticizes E.U.’s anti-migrant rhetoric EU Observer March 4
All-Refugee Team Will Compete in the Rio Olympics New York Magazine March 3
10 Shots Across the Border New York Times Magazine March 3
Greece Prepares to Help Up to 150,000 Stranded Migrants New York Times March 2
Stranded on the Macedonian Border The Atlantic March 2
Putin ‘weaponizing’ migrant crisis to hurt Europe CNBC March 2
Protecting Migrant Workers Can Benefit Host Countries’ Economies, U.N. Says Reuters March 1
Migrants break down Macedonia fence on Greek border  BBC  February 29
Volunteer vessel to monitor for migrants in Andaman Sea  Myanmar Times  February 29
Hungary’s Orban: EU leaders don’t want to stop the migrants  Star Tribune  February 28
E. Asia migrant domestic workers most abused victims in modern slavery  Arab News  February 27
Germany says uncertain where 130,000 registered migrants are  Yahoo! News  February 26
MOAS tracks boats carrying migrants in SE Asia  Times of Malta  February 26
Some Calais ‘Jungle’ Camp Migrants Get Eviction Reprieve  The New York Times  February 25
Modern slavery widespread among East Asia migrant domestic workers: researchers  Reuters  February 25
Germany paying refugees cash to head back home  The Local  February 25
Why A Single Question Decides The Fates Of Central American Migrants  NPR  February 25
WHAT ARABIC MEDIA HAS TO SAY ABOUT: THE REFUGEE CRISIS  Your Middle East  February 24
Migrant crisis: Hungary to hold referendum on EU quota plan  BBC  February 24
Migrants find doors slamming shut across Europe  The Washington Post  February 23
Bay of Bengal ‘three times more deadly’ than Mediterranean for migrants and refugees- UN  UN News Centre  February 23
On the border, Austria takes migrant fingerprints, then discards them  Channel News Asia  February 23
Panama to airlift 500 Cuban migrants stranded on way to US  Fox News  February 22
Italy’s navy rescues 700 migrants from six boats, four found dead  Reuters  February 23
Greece: FYROM has closed its borders to Afghan migrants EkathimeriniFebruary 22
Police in Germany’s Saxony state deny mishandling migrants’ arrival  Deutsche Welle  February 20
Thousands protest against Slovenia migrants’ centre  Yahoo! News  February 20
Migrants And Refugees Stuck In Greece Face Uncertain Future The Huffington Post February 19
Two migrants drown off Sicily, Italy coastguard says  Reuters  February 19
Arabic language startup helps Syrian refugees find hope, income Al Arabiya February 19
Dozens of Iraqi migrants return home from Europe  Yahoo! News  February 18
Angela Merkel Is Feeling the Strain Over Migrants  Bloomberg  February 17
Migrant crisis: Greece ready to house more on islands  BBC  February 17
The Pope at the Border in Juarez: A Prayer for Migrants  America Magazine  February 17
FOUR OF GREECE’S FIVE ‘HOTSPOT’ MIGRANT CENTRES READY  Yahoo! News  February 16
China to migrant workers: Take your kids with you CNN  February 16
Why Migrants Are Increasing The Amount of Money They Send Back to Latin America Fortune  February 16
Luxury Disney cruise liner rescues 12 Cuban migrants from makeshift boat on way to Cayman Islands  NY Daily News  February 16
Life as a female refugee: ‘You don’t know who to trust’ Al Jazeera February 15
Austria to strengthen border checks to channel immigrant flow  Reuters  February 16
CHINA TO PROTECT MIGRANT WORKERS’ ‘LEFT-BEHIND’ CHILDREN  BBC News  February 15
Vigilantes Begin Patrols in Norway Amid Migrant Influx  ABC News  February 15
CATHOLIC-PROTESTANT INITIATIVE BRINGS REFUGEES TO ITALY ON HUMANITARIAN VISAS  NPR  February 15
TURKEY DISMISSES EU PLAN TO RESETTLE REFUGEES  THE GUARDIAN  February 15
George Clooney Meets with Angela Merkel to discuss Migrant Crisis  BBC News  February 12
France to Dismantle Part of Migrant Camp Near Calais  NY Times  February 12
Human rights groups sue US over immigration payments to Mexico The Guardian February 12
NATO LAUNCHES NAVAL PATROLS TO RETURN MIGRANTS TO TURKEY  the guardian  february 11
MIGRANT STUDENTS MORE MOTIVATED TO LEARN  BBC News  February 10
This Is What It’s Like to Be a Gay Refugee in Germany  VICE News  February 9
Australia Maintains Detention Policy for Traveling Refugees  NPR  February 9
Dozens of Migrants Die After Boat Capsizes off Turkey’s Coast  NPR  February 8
Aid Agencies scramble as 20,000 Syrians reach Turkish border crossing  The Guardian  February 5
30,000 North Korean Children Living in Limbo in China  The Guardian  February 5
Diplomats Pledge Nearly $11 billion in Aid to Syria at Donor Conference  NPR  February 4
Disappointed With Europe, Thousands of Iraqi Migrants Return Home The New York Times February 4
All the world’s a stage: Shakespeare’s Globe takes Hamlet to Calais The Guardian February 3
THERE’S NO HOPE: DRAWINGS MY CHILDREN IN IMMIGRATION DETENTION THE GUARDIAN FEBRUARY 3
Children Seeking Asylum in UK denied Access to Education  The Guardian  February 2
GREEK FOOTBALLERS SIT DOWN IN PROTEST OF REFUGEES’ DEATH The Guardian  February 2
10,000 unaccompanied migrant children may be missing  CNN  February 2
A Fair Deal for Refugees and British citizens THE GUARDIAN  February 1
Denmark’s Mixed Messages for Refugees   NPR   January 31
10,000 refugee children are missing, says Europol The Guardian January 30
This Summer, Refugees Will Compete at the Olympics for the First Time EverRemezclaJanuary 29
Once Migrants Reach Europe, Countries Face Integration Challenge   NPRJanuary 29
Dozens die in refugee boat disaster off Greek island Al Jazeera January 28
Long journey home for migrant workers in wage battles  Shanghai Daily  January 28
Ai Weiwei Closes Exhibits in Protest at Denmark’s Migrant Rules  Time  January 27
Street Artist Banksy Takes Swipe at France on Migrant Crisis  ABC NEWS  January 25
Countless migrant children vanish in Florida  Associated Press  January 25
Migrant Children Abused in U.S.  Chicago Tribune January 25
Britain ‘poised to open door to thousands of migrant children’  The Guardian  January 23
Port of Calais closed as migrants storm P&O ferry  International Business News  January 23
Dozens drown in shipwrecks off Greece  BBC News  January 22
JRS on latest migrant drownings in Aegean Sea  Vatican Radio  January 22
LGBT-Only Migrant Centres Pop Up  Breitbart  January 20
The People Who Made 2015 a Safer Year for Migrants to Cross the Mediterranean VICE January 19
The Cuban Migrant Crisis  The New Yorker  January 16
Attacks in Germany Raises Questions About Accepting Migrants  NPR  January 11
One migrant family’s grueling journey to safety The Week Magazine  January 11
New Camps to Open in Northern France  BBC News  January 11
Eastern European leaders double down on anti-migrant, anti-Muslim rhetoric  The Washington Post  January 9
U.S. Raids Targets Undocumented Immigrants   NPR  January 5
Deaths of migrants on the Mediterranean hit record numbers in 2015  CNN  January 5
The New Crackdown on Migrant Families  The Atlantic  January 5
“It’s Basically Every Country for Itself Now”  CBS News  January 3
Migrant Crisis Risks Eroding European Union’s Gains  The Wall Street Journal  January 3
Drowned toddler becomes first 2016 migrant casualty in the Aegean  Yahoo! News  January 2
On Perilous Migrant Trail, Women Often Become Prey to Sexual Abuse  New York Times  January 2

News Archives: 2015

UNHCR battles cholera at world’s largest refugee complex UNHCR December 31
Meet The Syrian Refugee Leading The Help For Flood Victims In England VICE December 31
Over one million sea arrivals reach Europe in 2015 UNHCR December 30
Census Bureau says ‘International migration” adds one person to the U.S. population every 29 seconds The Washington Times December 30
Germany’s response to the refugee crisis: Hire thousands of new teachers Quartz December 28
The Year Southeast Asia Faced Its Own Refugee Crisis Vice News December 27
German politicians blast Greece over refugee crisis Deutsche Welle December 27
Support and suspicion: The lonely life of a Syrian refugee in Maryland The Washington Post December 25
The Difference Between Indian and Chinese MigrantsThe Wall Street Journal December 23
It’s Official: Migration Into Europe Hits WWII Levels Daily Caller December 22
Immigrant Children to Spend Christmas in North Texas NBCDFW December 21
Anti-Immigrant Protests Grow as Thousands of Refugees Flood Europe ABC News December 21
Can Biometrics Solve the Refugee Debate? Frontline December 20
Uganda hosts record 500,000 refugees and asylum-seekers UNHCRDecember 18
Feminisation of migration: 37% women crossing borders autonomously for jobs, says ILO First Post December 17
Attacks on refugees in Germany drastically increased in 2015 – police RT December 17
Gun-wielding bandit calls Indian immigrant ‘terrorist’ before shooting him in the face The Washington PostDecember 16
‘Colossal effort’ underway to bring 10,000 Syrian refugees to Canada by year’s end CBC December 16
Housing Immigrant Kids in North Texas Costing Millions NBCDFW December 15
Obama Responds To Anti-Immigrant Sentiment In Moving Speech To New CitizensThe Huffington Post December 15
Pope urges review of migration laws to help refugeesReuters December 15
How Immigration Changes LanguageThe Atlantic December 14
Greece wants to host mini-summit on migration with Germany, Turkey, says Kotzias Ekathimerini December 12
David Cameron to curb migration from EU by targeting unemployed The Guardian December 12
Greece’s refugee children: Amina is ill. Her bed is a blanket on the concrete floor The Guardian December 12
Paris Accord Considers Climate Change as a Factor in Mass Migration The New York Times December 12
Texas, the most welcoming US state for refugees, has turned its back on Syrians Quartz December 11
I went to help at Calais’s Jungle refugee camp – and what I saw haunts me The Guardian December 10
Results of the EU-Turkey summit on migrationAffairs Today December 9
Mass Migration of Muslims to U.S. Mostly a Mirage NBC News December 10
More than 200 refugee homes burned or attacked in Germany The Independent December 7
Refugee and sexual violence survivor restores hope in Rwanda UNHCR December 7
Mass migration ‘will wreck the dream of a high-wage Britain’: Top economist says large numbers of unskilled workers is ‘damaging’ for job prospects Daily Mail December 3
New Syrian refugee family arrives in Georgia despite state’s objections My AJC December 3
Climate-forced migration, displacement still unaddressed CBS News December 2
Meet the Muslim immigrant who has been hailed a “hero” for what he did during the Paris attacks SalonDecember 1
Commentary: Mass migration from Mexico a thing of the past, so let’s base policy on new realities Portland Press Herald December 1
The Struggle of More Than One Thousand Cuban Immigrants Stranded in Central America Global Voices November 23
Israel just approved immigration for 9,000 Ethiopian Jews — here’s who they are Times of Israel November 23
Universities Exploit Illegal Immigrants Accuracy in Academia November 23
Forty Years After Resettlement, Thousands of Southeast Asian Refugees Face Deportation NBC News November 23
For recent immigrants, new traditions are a reason to be grateful Chicago Tribune November 22
Refugees: That Time Everyone Said ‘No’ And Bolivia Said ‘Yes’ NPR November 22
This Isn’t The First Time Americans Have Shown Fear Of Refugees NPR November 22
Greek concerns mount over refugees as Balkan countries restrict entry The Guardian November 22
Carson: All Immigrants, Not Just Muslims, Belong in Database Newsmax November 21
Mexicans coming back for family, economics Mexico News Daily November 20
Refugee crisis: Scottish island of Bute prepares to welcome 15 Syrian families The Independent November 20
Sweden hits refugee crisis zero hour Deutsche Welle November 20
Fake Google fortune-telling website spreads awareness about Syrian refugee crisis Indian Express November 20
Survivors of Japanese-American internment camps say response to Syrian refugees is ‘racial prejudice and terror hysteria’ New York Daily News November 20
Australia to take Syrian refugees from all backgrounds, government affirms The Guardian November 20
Inside Las Colonias, the Texas Border Towns Without Electricity or Running Water VICE November 19
How the Syrian refugee crisis shows the hypocrisy of ‘All Lives Matter’ Fusion November 19
The Daily Caller’s Sexist Slideshow: Only Hot Syrian Refugees Allowed BUST November 19
5 Amazing Women Who You Probably Forgot Are Refugees BUST November 19
Syrian refugees in America: separating fact from fiction in the debate The Guardian November 19
Immigrants May Impact an Election NPR November 19
Honduras detains five Syrians with stolen Greek passports The Guardian November 18
Immigrants’ spouses ‘must speak English before entering UKThe Guardian November 18
Asia Briefs: Indonesia to hold talks on illegal immigrants The Straits Times November 14
Nashville schools build $38M program to teach immigrants English The Tennessean November 13
Myanmar’s persecuted Rohingya see glimmer of hope in Suu Kyi victory Channel News Asia November 13
Is It a Stretch to Compare Today’s Immigrants With Roman Slaves? Newsweek November 13
Mexico Launches Campaign To Promote ‘Dual Citizenship’ Among Millions Of Legal Immigrants Forbes November 12
EU to offer Africans aid, other benefits to cut migration – plan Channel News Asia November 12
These Iconic Figures of American History Were All Immigrants TIME November 12
Could Migrants Rescue Aging Asia? The Diplomat November 11
Faces from the Border: We Could Be Them New Yorker November 11
Home Office accused of breaking rules on cuffing asylum seekers The Guardian November 9
Pakistan suspends EU migrant readmission agreement over ‘misuse’ Channel News Asia November 7
The Prison-To-Deportation Pipeline That Keeps Punishing Immigrants Think Forward November 7
Cemetery of souls: the refugee crisis on Lesbos The Guardian November 7
More than a third of the 2016 presidential candidates are children or spouses of immigrants Fusion November 6
Pregnant asylum seekers: Labor says medical advice should trump policyThe Guardian November 6
The Numbers Crunch: At last, some facts and figures in immigration debate The Sacramento Bee November 6
Illegal immigrants release ‘Bill of Rights’ Washington Times November 5
Migrant Crisis: Nearly 50 Drown in 3 Days as Refugee Boats Sink NBC News October 30
The Refugees’ Journey Through Europe The New York Times October 29
What’s It Like to Have Refugees Stream Into Your Town? National Geographic October 28
Republican Latinos Call Out Candidates On Immigration Rhetoric Here & Now October 28
Heart-Wrenching Photos Show Rescued Refugees Arriving In Lesbos Huffington Post October 29
Refugee crisis: The map that shows how Europe is becoming a fortress to keep people out The Independent October 27
Istanbul has more Syrian refugees than all of Europe says David Miliband The Guardian October 27
The Magnitude of the Refugee Crisis The Atlantic October 26
Migrant crisis: Germany should offer part-time low-paid jobs to refugees says Airbus boss Tom Enders International Business TimesOctober 26
Refugees can compete at Rio Olympics, says International Olympic Committee CBC October 26
Refugees will freeze to death, warn EU heads The Telegraph October 25
Immigrant family detention centers are prison-like, critics say, despite order to improve Los Angeles Times October 23
What America’s immigrants looked like when they arrived on Ellis Island The Washington Post October 24
Hundreds of refugees are refusing to settle in PNG’s ‘land of opportunities’ The Guardian October 23
Cyprus agrees to process 114 Syrian refugees who landed at UK military base RT October 22
Immigrants pay pensions for 620,000 Italians – study Channel News Asia October 22
The Two Asian Americas The New Yorker October 21
San Francisco’s Immigrant Sanctuary Status Reaffirmed Voice of America October 21
Refugees who changed the world CNN October 22
Among The Lucky Few: Syrian Family Rebuilds In America’s Heartland NPR October 20
Many Uruguayans fed up with complaints from Syrian refugees Yahoo News October 19
Swiss Anti-Immigration Party Wins Big in Elections The New York Times October 18
Merkel’s dilemma as Germany frets over refugees The Telegraph October 17
Anti-Immigrant Protester Stabs German Politician, Cites Unhappiness With ‘Influx Of Refugees’ Think Progress October 17
Afghan refugee shot dead by Bulgarian police near border with Turkey The Independent October 16
Racism, insomnia plague Syrian refugee family in Germany Yahoo News October 16
More support needed for Somali refugees going back home from Kenya UNHCR October 16
Merkel’s conservative alliance plan refugee transit zones on border The Guardian October 13
Why more Syrian refugees are leaving Jordan than arriving PBS October 12
Trump says Syrian refugees could be a ‘Trojan horse’ for ISIS New York Post October 11
Fleeing Europe and North America. Stop Millions Of Western Immigrants! Global Research October 10
Eritrean refugees flown from Italy to Sweden in first EU quota relocation The Guardian October 9
Refugee surge brings youth to an aging Europe Pew Research Center October 8
Influx Of Non-European Immigrants Defines America Today NPR October 8
Australia seeking refugee resettlement deal with Philippines, say reports The Guardian October 8
Merkel and Hollande Plead for Unity on Refugees in Europe The Wall Street Journal October 7
Arabic Is Fastest-Growing Language In US As Immigration From Middle East, North Africa Spikes International Business TimesOctober 7
Theresa May wants to change the international definition of ‘refugee’ The Independent October 6
Tensions simmer as Turkey struggles with burden of refugees Reuters October 5
Refugee Invasion of Europe Greek Reporter October 4
Refugees Fleeing Conflict: In Their Own Words ABC News October 5
Embracing the ‘other’ The Express Tribune October 5
Suspicious of Syrian refugees coming to the U.S.? Here’s a reality check. The Washington Post October 2
Refugee sea arrivals in Greece this year approach 400,000 UNHCR October 2
The Immigration Act That Inadvertently Changed America The Atlantic October 2
Looking for a global growth strategy? Support refugees. The Washington Post October 1
Australian immigration detention costs double that of US and Europe – report The Guardian October 1
Miscalculation on Visas Disrupts Lives of Highly Skilled Immigrants The New York Times October 1
Study: Asians to surpass Latinos as largest immigrant group in US Florida Courier October 1
LETTERS: ‘Immigration reform’ a misnomer   Las Vegas Review Journal May 28
Finnish politician suggests sterilizing African immigrants ‘to avoid total collapse’ in Helsinki  Reuters May 28
Rohingya refugees in spotlight as Nobel laureates chide Aung San Suu Kyi  CS Monitor May 28
Immigrants, Latinos Helped Drive Business Creation Last Year  The Wall Street Journal May 27
Malaysia’s Duty to the Rohingyas  The NY Times May 27
Immigrants Are More Dangerous Than ISIS And 10 Other Horrible Anti-Immigrant Media Moments From Ann Coulter  Media Matters for America  May 27
The Genocide of the Rohingyas  International Policy Digest May 27
Canada slips out of top-five countries in integrating immigrants  The Star May 27
Fewer immigrants are entering the U.S. illegally, and that’s changed the border security debate The Washington Post May 27
Do you want more immigrants working in Britain, or more British jobs going to foreign call centres?  The Telegraph May 26
Myanmar’s shame  The Economist May 23
For New Immigrants To The U.S., Ellis Island Still Means A Lot   NPR May 20
Racist and anti-immigration views held by children revealed in schools study  The Guardian May 19
Why are so many Rohingya migrants stranded at sea?  BBC News May 18
The Guardian view on migration: a radical new start is needed  The Guardian May 11
EU Proposes A Plan To Address The Mediterranean Migrant Crisis NPR May 11
Hillary Clinton Backs Path to Citizenship for Illegal Immigrants  The Wall Street Journal May 05

News Archives: 2013-14

DETROIT’S IMMIGRATION SOLUTION THE NEW YORK TIMES FEBRUARY 5
SWISS IMMIGRATION: 50.3% BACK QUOTAS, FINAL RESULTS SHOW BBC NEWS FEBRUARY 9
STUART HALL OBITUARY THE GUARDIAN FEBRUARY 10
IMMIGRANTS WELCOME HERE THE NEW YORK TIMES FEBRUARY 19
WHAT’S BEHIND GERMANY’S NEW ANTI-SEMITISM THE NEW YORK TIMES SEPTEMBER 16
SICILIAN TOWN ON MIGRANTS’ ROUTE CARES FOR THE LIVING AND THE DEAD THE NEW YORK TIMES SEPTEMBER 17
A BORDER CROSSES THE NEW YORKER SEPTEMBER 20
SELL UK VISAS TO HIGHEST BIDDERS, SAY GOVERNMENT IMMIGRATION ADVISERS THE GUARDIAN FEBRUARY 25
CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS THE NEW YORK TIMES SEPTEMBER 21
EARLY SPREAD OF AIDS TRACED TO CONGO’S EXPANDING TRANSPORTATION NETWORK NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC OCTOBER 2