Syrian artist Amel al-Zakout nearly drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after her boat capsized en route to Greece. Volunteer lifeguard Gerard Canals was part of the rescue operation. Hazel Healy put the two in touch with each other to speak for the first time since the shipwreck.
A network of solidarity exists among and alongside those who move, and stay, without permission. Hazel Healy profiles three initiatives. ‘Is it fair that Europe walks as it wants in Africa but not the opposite?’ ‘Once you help, you cannot close your eyes’ ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’.
The stories of women migrants making the desperate Mediterranean crossing to Europe are different from those of the men, marked by a higher level of exploitation and abuse. Lucia Benavides reports from Spain.
In 1987, the British government contracted a passenger ferry to act as a floating immigration detention centre for Tamil refugees. Later that year a storm set the ship loose from its moorings. Felix Bazalgette reports on the the little-known story of exodus and empire that paved the way for the Windrush scandal.
Eritrean refugees who try to escape into neighbouring Sudan are caught up in a deadly stand-off between East Africa’s big powers – as European Union (EU) money aimed at keeping them there continues to roll in all the while writes Sally Hayden.
What is life really like for millennials? What kind of jobs do they do? What do they make of their precarious futures? We look at the lives of three young people across the world: a Gambian migrant in Italy, a Dalit student in India, and a trans vlogger in the UK.
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|Rule of silence||Romani lives matter||January, 2022|
|Beaten back||Vaccine equality||May, 2021|
|Covid-19: Those most at risk||The fight for clean air||May, 2020|
|Spotlight: Kyla Simone Bruce||How we make poverty||March, 2020|
|Who do you save?||Borders - Freedom to move, for everyone||January, 2020|
|Speak out||Borders - Freedom to move, for everyone||January, 2020|
|Borderlines||Building a new internationalism||March, 2019|
|Kenya: refugee reporters||Building a new internationalism||March, 2019|
|For women seeking refuge in Spain, a trail of peril awaits||Building a new internationalism||March, 2019|
|Hall of Infamy: Matteo Salvini||Trade in Turmoil||January, 2019|
|Between the devil and the deep blue sea||The dirt on waste||November, 2018|
|What if... people could migrate freely?||Making peace in a world at war||September, 2018|
|Country Profile: Lebanon||Public ownership rises again||May, 2018|
|Rest for Rashida||Humanitarianism under attack||April, 2018|
|Between Sudan and a hard place||Black Lives Matter||March, 2018|
|No promised land||Black Lives Matter||March, 2018|
|Kids at work||What's left for the young?||January, 2018|
|Whiteness is not rightness||Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent||December, 2017|
|Rohingya crisis not new||Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent||December, 2017|
|Heads of state, stateless||Brazil's soft coup||October, 2017|