Migration in the news

News, comments on refugees in Europe, see: here  here, here and here

 

2017

Hamid's "Exit West (review) (NY Times, 7 Mar)

End to wet foot, dry foot [Cuba] (Economist, 21 Jan)

 

2016

Flight from Venezuela to Curaçao (NY Times, 25 Nov)

Low, but immigration to Japan on increase (Economist, 20 Aug)

41 million internally displaced in 2015 (record) (VOA, 11 May)

New European Migrant Smuggling Center (Europol, 22 Feb)

 

2015

(Pew) Net 15% flow, US to Mexico, 2009-14 (NY Times, 20 Nov)

Sao Paolo Exhibit: faces of Brazilian Immigrants (ANBA, 6 Nov)

New Swiss initiative to quit Schengen launched (NZZ, 15 Sept)

Stranded in Budapest  (NY Times, 2 Sept)

Rohingyas from Myanmar  (Economist, 23 May)

Refugee stowaways on ferry that caught fire  (MaritEx, 1 Jan)

 

2014

"Worst refugee crisis" since World War II (Economist, 13 Dec) Spain's entrepreneurship visa (NY Times, 23 Nov)

Canada lets local governments pick immigrants (CFR, 6 Aug)

More funds for US-Mex. border control? (SanDiego UT, 8 July)

Response to influx of Cent-Am children (NY Times, 28 June)

Central American children to the USA  (NY Times, 25 June)

"The Way North" (Immigration along I-35)  (NY Times, 25 May)

"First step...is for more immigrants to vote" (NY Times, 22 May)

25 years since iron curtain pierced  (Landbote (German) 2 May)

Switzerland overturns its immigration policy toward EU (9 Feb)

"America's Deportation Machine" (Economist, 9 Feb)

"Refugee roulette" (NY Times, 2 Feb)

Canadian Calm (Economist, 18 Jan -may require subscrip)

 
2013

Immigration and high one-way airfares to UK (etn, 29 Dec)

Haitian emigrants vs Bahamas (Miami Herald, 28 Nov)

Mexico, new land of opportunity (NY Times, 21 Sep)

California expands non-citizens' rights (NY Times, 20 Sep)

Israel's immigrants from East Africa (NY Times, 19 Sep)

Legally self-employed illegal immigrants (LA Times, 14 Sep)

Video game about migration bureaucracy (Boston Globe, 17 Aug)

Russia rounds up unusual suspects  (NY Times, 13 Aug)

Australia's Papua New Guinea solution (NY Times, 19 July)

Saudia Arabia's Nitiqat Law impacts Indian workers (ET, 9 May)

South Korea's rising use of foreign workers (Bloomberg, 21 Feb)

 

 

See also:

Migration challenges
Migration today
Europe's refugee conundra

US immigration reform since 2013

Migration News (UC Davis, 1994-2014)

 

This page last updated 15-Feburary 2017