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Child refugees attempting suicide amid increasing desperation among thousands of trapped migrants in Greece by Lizzie Dearden, Independent, 16 March 2017

We want to welcome! Barcelona demands open borders for refugees by Carlos Delclós, ROAR, 22 February 2017

Barcelona protest to support refugees draws thousands, BBC News, 18 February 2017

EU's tragic and self-defeating policy on refugees – the Malta Summit 2017 by Jan Oberg, TFF, 5 February 2017 (video)

A Radical Proposal for Radical Times by Aviva Chomsky, ZNet, 17 December 2016

Refugees dying from hypothermia as deadly Mediterranean boat crossings continue into winter by Lizzie Dearden, Independent, 9 December 2016

Burnt homes and broken promises: the Jungle evicted by Brush and Bow, ROAR, 31 October 2016

We damage Britain by denying its migrant past by Omar Khan, The Guardian, 27 October 2016

'Maritime Graveyard': 2016 Deadliest Year Ever for Refugees Crossing Mediterranean by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 26 October 2016

The real reason for the Calais Jungle clearance isn't what you may think by Steve Topple, The Canary, 25 October 2016

Fifty Million Children Have Been Uprooted Worldwide: What Will the West Do About It? by Vijay Prashad, AlterNet, 20 September 2016

Refugees Welcome: Thousands March for 'Humanity and Human Rights' in UK by Jon Queally, Common Dreams, 17 September 2016

Protecting the human rights of migrants in a time of fear by Pia Oberoi, openDemocracy, 13 September 2016

Welcome to “the Jungle”: seeing beyond the chaos in Calais by Liam Barrington-Bush, ROAR, 8 September 2016

Report Shows How War Profiteers Are Now Refugee Profiteers, Too by Nika Knight, Common Dreams, 4 July 2016

Protesting 'Shameful' Refugee Policies, Doctors Without Borders Rejects EU Funds by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 17 June 2016

How much do benefits paid to EU migrants cost Britain? by George Eaton, New Statesman, 16 June 2016

Tens of Thousands of Child Refugees Are Missing in Europe, and Many More Are Suffering a Plight Beyond Imagination by Vijay Prashad, AlterNet, 16 June2016

Britain needs to have a word with itself about immigration by Jeremy Fox, openDemocracy, 14 June 2016

Europe’s War on Refugees is Repeating the Mistakes of the War on Drugs by Dan Glazebrook, CounterPunch, 1 June 2016

'Europe, This is Unbearable': Deadly Crossings Drive Migrant Fatalities to New Heights by Lauren McCauley, Common Dreams, 30 May 2016

Amid Embrace of Endless War, Report Shows Epic US Failure to Assist Refugees by Nika Knight, Common Dreams, 11 May 2016

NATO-Linked Think Tanks In Control of Europe's Refugee Policy by F. William Engdahl, Russia Insider, 28 April 2016

Yanis Varoufakis: Europe’s "Hot Spot" Refugee Registration Centers are "Concentration Camps", Democracy Now! 28 April 2016 (video and transcript)

“Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite” Abandoned for Forced Asylum by Maya Evans, ZNet, 29 March 2016

Humanitarian Groups Refuse to Partake in 'Mass Expulsion' of Refugees by Nika Knight, Common Dreams, 24 March 2016

The EU-Turkey refugee deal is shameful, and mostly on the EU side: key takeaways by Kevin Donegan, ZNet, 22 March 2016

Refugee crisis: the EU cracks down on volunteers by Marienna Pope-Weidemann, Red Pepper, March 2016

The global refugee crisis: humanity's last call for a culture of sharing and cooperation by Rajesh Makwana, Share, 15 March 2016

Refugee Bloodlines: America And Europe Can't Be Hypocrites Any Longer by William Hawes,, 10 March 2016

EU-Turkey refugee deal threatens achievements of postwar era by Patrick Kingsley, The Guardian, 9 March 2016

NATO Weaponizes EU's Anti-Refugee Sentiment Against Russia by Marko Marjanović, Russia Insider, 9 March 2016

EU-Turkey migrant deal 'risks pushing refugees into the hands of Isis' by Adam Withnall, Independent, 9 March 2016

EU-Turkey deal could see Syrian refugees back in war zones, says UN by Jennifer Rankin and Patrick Kingsley, The Guardian, 8 March 2016

Smelling EU fear, Turkey moves in for $6.6bn kill by Finian Cunningham, Information Clearing House, 8 March 2016

Europe's Slow Motion Debacle by Pepe Escobar, Information Clearing House, 2 March 2016

How Humanitarian Imperialism Led to Europe's Refugee Crisis by Jean Bricmont – Maidhc Ó Cathail, CounterPunch, 19 February 2016

Europe is Built on Corpses and Plunder by Andre Vltchek, CounterPunch, 5 February 2016

The fear of ‘not enough to go round' by Bridget Andderson, ZNet, 5 February 2016

Seeing Flight as a Non-violent Option: One Way to Change the Discourse about the World's 60 Million Refugees by Erica Chenoweth and Hakim Young, ZNet, 2 February 2016

EU Refugee Crisis: Stop Illegal Wars, Don't Blame The Victims by Finian Cunningham, Information Clearing House, 28 January 2016

Impunity of Denmark: the EU's Deadly Double Standards Arturo Desimone, CounterPunch, 25 January 2016

For 'Opening Their Hearts' to Refugees, Greek Islanders Inspire Worldwide by Jon Queally, Common Dreams, 24 January 2016

Who Profits From the Refugee Crisis? by Arnie Alpert, Truthout, 11 January 2016

Chaos and Violence: How New Year's Eve in Cologne Has Changed Germany, Spiegel Online International, 8 January 2016

After Cologne, we can't let the bigots steal feminism by Laurie Penny, New Statesman, 10 January 2016

Collusion and Control: Europe Pays Africa to Keep Refugees by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 2 December 2015

Žižek: Fortress Europe's staunch defender on the left by Esben Bogh Sorensen,, 29 November 2015

Swedish fascists burn homes, blame crisis on refugees by Rory Smith,, 28 November 2015

Why Migration Should Be Central to Paris COP21 Climate Talks by Harsha Walia, teleSUR, 25 November 2015

Sweden slams shut its open-door policy towards refugees by David Crouch, The Guardian, 24 November 2015

Swedish asylum policy fuels support for far-right nationalist party by Phoebe Greenwood, The Guardian, 24 November 2015

The Doctrine of 9/11 Anti-Immigration by Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 23 November 2015

Yanis Varoufakis: Europe is being broken apart by refugee crisis by Martin Farrer, The Guardian, 23 November 2015

Dreaming of democracy: refugees on Europe's periphery by Cirila Toplak,, 20 November 2015

Governors Have No Right to Exclude Syrian Refugees by Marjorie Cohn, Truthout, 19 November 2015

Desperate EU Begs Turkey's Help in Dealing with Refugee Crisis by Joris Leverink, teleSUR, 18 November 2015

The EU and its neighbours: enforcing the politics of inhospitality by Emmanuel Blanchard, Bill MacKeith, and Yasha Maccanico, openDemocracy, 11 November 2015

While Europe Drowns Under Refugee Invasion, NATO Trains to Fight Fantasy Russian Threat by German Economic News, Russia Insider, 9 November 2015

The horrors of Lesbos: on the front-lines of Fortress Europe by Harriet Paintin,, 31 October 2015

In Prague You Get Beaten for Defending Refugees Andre Vltchek, Information Clearing House, 31 October 2015

Europe's right-wing “civil war” against refugees by Mathijs van de Sande,, 26 October 2015

A politics of fear: the EU's desperate bid to stop refugees by Joris Leverink,, 19 October 2015

Stop Millions of Western Immigrants! by Andre Vltchek, CounterPunch, 9 October 2015

Sweden's liberal reputation tarnished as race attacks rise by David Crouch, The Guardian, 2 October 2015

Cameron Called Out for 'Cynically' Exploiting Refugee Plight to Escalate War by Sarah Lazare, Common Dreams, 26 September 2015

'Failed' EU Refugee Summit Results in Aid Pledge — and Little Else by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 24 September 2015

Refugees Left Stranded As Europe Faces 'Crisis of Political Will' by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 18 September 2015

Lost Lessons from a Toddler's Death by Rick Sterling,, 17 September 2015

Europe's Propaganda Coup: “Welcome, Refugees!” by Geoffrey McDonald, CounterPunch, 17 Sptember 2015

Hungary has been shamed by Viktor Orbán's government by George Szirtes, The Guardian, 16 September 2015

Germany closes its borders to refugees by Peter Schwarz, World Socialist Web Site, 15 September 2015

EU Leaders Consider New Internment Camps for Rejected Refugees by Sarah Lazare, Common Dreams, 14 September 2015

Across Europe, Tens of Thousands Rally to Welcome Refugees by Lauren McCauley, Common Dreams, 12 September 2015

Migrants, Refugees, Clandestines and… Jihadis by Pepe Escobar, Sputnik, 11 September 2015

The refugee crisis: beware the drums of war by Jelle Bruinsma,, 10 September 2015

EU prepares plan to turn away masses of refugees from Europe by Alex Lantier, World Socialist Web Site, 10 September 2015

Refugee crisis in Europe: Popular support for migrants confronts official inhumanity by Ulrich Rippert, World Socialist Web Site, 9 September 2015

Refugee crisis: How Europe's alarming lack of unity over the issue could bring about the break up of the EU by John Lichfield, The Independent, 9 September 2015

Eastern Europe's Compassion Deficit by Ivan Krastev, International New York Times, 8 September 2015

At Heart of Humanitarian Crisis, Israel Building Wall to Keep Syrian Refugees Out by Sarah Lazare, Common Dreams, 7 September 2015

Fearing Mohács: Orbán's Hungarian Recipe for Refugees by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 7 September 2015

The Syrian Refugee Crisis and the ‘Do Something' Lie by Adam Johnson, FAIR, 5 September 2015

Thousands Reach Austria as Refugee Crisis Issues 'Wake-up Call' by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 5 September 2015

This refugee crisis is too big for Europe to handle - its institutions are broken by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 4 September 2015

Regime Change Refugees: On the Shores of Europe by Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 4 September 2015

Blowback on a NATO beach by Pepe Escobar, RT, 4 September 2015

Canada's Web of Lies Over Syrian Refugee Crisis by Roger Annis, CounterPunch, 4 September 2015

So David Cameron, is this dead Syrian child one of the 'swarm' of migrants you fear so much? by Yasmin Alibhai Brown, The Independent, 2 September 2015

Family of children found on Turkish beach were trying to come to Canada by Terry Glavin, Ottawa Citizen, 2 September 2015

'Refugees Welcome': As EU Slams Door on War Survivors, People Show Another Way by Sarah Lazare, Common Dreams, 1 September 2015

Global Response to People Fleeing Ravages of War: 'Callous Indifference,' Humanitarian Failure by Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams, 28 August 2015

The refugee crisis and the inhuman face of European capitalism by Peter Schwarz, World Socialist Web Site, 28 August 2015

Refugees are human. This simple fact seems to have been forgotten by Owen Jones, The Guardian, 28 August 2015

The Refugees Are Coming!!! by Andre Vltchek,, 14 August 2015

Europe shouldn't worry about migrants. It should worry about creeping fascism by Laurie Penny, New Statesman, 14 August 2015

Migrants in the Mediterranean: Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Belen Fernández, teleSUR, 12 August 2015

It's not migrants who are the marauders and plunderers by Seumas Milne, The Guardian, 12 August 2015

Don't believe the press – Britain is far from a refugee magnet by Owen Jones, The Guardian, 7 August 2015

Kos, Bodrum, Desperate Refugees and a Dying Child by Andre Vltchek, CounterPunch, 31 July 2015

Migrants Are Drowning as They Flee War and Poverty; Will Europe Continue Its Sea Rescues? by Michelle Chen, Truthout, 30 July 2015

Global refugee crisis worst since World War II by Joseph Kishore,, 16 June 2015

Don't blame migrants – the West helped to create their plight by Yasmin Alibhai Brown, The Independent, 24 May 2015

All At Sea: What Lies Behind Southeast Asia's Migrant Crisis? by Kristy Siegfried,, 16 May 2015

Trapped in Libya: the flotsam of the West's wars by Vijay Prashad, al-Araby, 13 May 2015

EU mission could endanger refugees, UN warns by Andrew Rettman, EuObserver, 11 May 2015

Behind every refugee stands an arms trader by Jan Oberg, TFF, 27 April 2015

Chasing shadows: Europe's misguided war on smugglers by Carlos Delclós,, 25 April 2015

How many people have to die before we start talking responsibly about immigration? by David Wearing, openDemocracy, 24 April 2015

How NATO Kills Africans in the Club Med by Pepe Escobar, Sputnik, 22 April 2015

Crushing dreams will not stop the rush from Africa by Vijay Prashad, al-Araby, 22 April 2015

As refugee death toll mounts, EU and US plan new military actions in Libya by Martin Kreickenbaum, World Socialist Web Site, 22 April 2015

Crisis in the Mediterranean: Europe must change course by Nils Muižnieks, openDemocracy, 22 April 2015

Europe can't just stand back and despair while tragedy unfolds in the Mediterranean by Memphis Barker, The Independent, 20 April 2015

Shock and Outrage Aimed at EU Leaders After Mediterranean Disaster by Jon Queally, Common Dreams, 20 April 2015



From Polarities and Eagle Street

"Don't let the world in"

21 August 2001

Need for immigrant labour forecast

12 June 2001

Integrating immigrants into working life

6 April 2001

The unbearable lightness of xenophobia

1 February 2001

Promoting an international working environment

19 January 2001

Somalis find home in Finland

18 February 2000

Xenophobia triggers racist attacks

27 September 1999

Multiple identities in a multi-cultural society

January 1999

Reflections from an irony-free country

January 1999

Somali refugees trigger debate on racism in Finland

August 1998

Celebrating diversity or equality?

June 1997

Diane Abbott draws Finns into British race debate

March 1997


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