Artículos de Revistas o Periódicos

From Saudi Arabia to Yemen: the vulnerability of expelled work migrants / European Comission

Photo credit: IOM 03/10/2014 Severe poverty often drives workers to seek employment abroad. Yet, in some cases migrants are vulnerable to exploitation and deportation, which can put their very lives at risk. Our partner at the International Organization for Migration (IOM) tells the story of destitute migrant workers who were expelled from Saudi Arabia to […]

Italy Is About to Shut Down the Sea Rescue Operation That Saved More Than 90,000 Migrants This Year / Vice News

“A year ago on Friday, when a boat carrying hundreds of mostly Eritrean migrants capsized just feet away from the Italian coast, killing at least 366 people, Italian authorities who came to the rescue of the few survivors swore “never again.” But last year’s tragedy, which a group is now pushing to memorialize by making October 3 an international […]

Report: Obama to Take Unilateral Action on Immigration One Week After Midterm Elections? / Town Hall

“We’ve been talking about this inevitability for weeks now, so the only ‘newsy’ item in this Buzzfeed story is the alleged timeline, which the White House is disputing.  President Obama has every intention of expanding his DREAM Act-style power grab to millions of adults who entered the country illegally — he just knows that doing so before voters go […]

New York City Proposal Would Limit Detention of Migrants / The New York Times

“New York City would stop honoring detention requests issued by United States immigration authorities without a warrant from a federal judge, according to a proposal announced by the City Council on Thursday. The bill also stipulates that even with a judge’s warrant, the Police and Correction Departments may honor a request for a hold, known […]

Complaint Alleges Sexual Abuse In Immigrant Detention Center / Huff Post Politics

 “WASHINGTON — Legal groups alleged this week that employees of a family immigration detention facility in Karnes City, Texas, harassed and sexually abused female detainees who had been caught crossing the border illegally. The complaint, based on interviews with women in the Karnes City facility, alleges that at least three employees there engaged in harassment and […]

How Latinos Are Saving Iowa / National Journal

Latinos, like these boys attending a 2011 multicultural event in Des Moines, are reshaping the face of Iowa.(Danny Akright/Flickr) “October 2, 2014 National Journal recently visited Des Moines to see how an increasingly diverse population—a majority of public-school students are now minorities—and booming economic development have changed this once-sleepy town. In the coming weeks, Next America will […]

The Muslim effect on immigrant integration in France / The Washington Post

“The logo of Pole Emploi, the French national employment agency, sits on documents inside a job center in Cahors, France, on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg Kim Yi Dionne: This is the second post in this week’s series on immigrant integration in Europe. **** This summer, the Monkey Cage ran a series of posts debating […]

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