Immigration

singapore

Singapore’s coronavirus blindspot

April 30, 2020 12:44 pm

The island-state thrives off its multiracial heritage

President Donald Trump immigration

Jared Kushner pushes back on Trump’s immigration ban

April 21, 2020 4:27 pm

An internal battle rages

open borders

Coronavirus marks the end of open borders in Europe

April 6, 2020 11:05 am

Economically Europe may move to the left, but socially, the direction will be to the right

migrant

Cosmopolis

April 3, 2020 5:44 pm

Migrant City: A New History of London by Panikos Panayi reviewed

hungry

Wouldn’t the migrant crisis make fantastic reality TV?

February 20, 2020 12:58 pm

The Hungry and the Fat by Timur Vermes reviewed

palermo

Palermo without borders

February 18, 2020 10:56 am

At first glimpse there appears to be no serious backlash against incomers

american dirt

A novel of terror and hope on the Mexican-American border

January 30, 2020 1:06 pm

American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins reviewed

hamburger

Who invented the hamburger?

January 13, 2020 9:17 am

The immigrant origins of the all-American meal

evaristo

Bernadine Evaristo shoulders weighty themes lightly

December 19, 2019 8:21 am

Girl, Woman, Other by Bernadine Evaristo reviewed

swedish

Bomb attacks are now a normal part of Swedish life

October 24, 2019 10:10 am

Gang violence is now at a level where it threatens to undermine the Swedish state

norway

Does Norway have a far-right problem?

September 23, 2019 11:06 am

If all white men resent their marginalization in Norwegian society, why do only a tiny fraction of them become white supremacists?

liberal brexit

How Boris Johnson can deliver a liberal Brexit

September 1, 2019 11:35 am

To end free movement without carefully working out what follows after shows pretty striking thoughtlessness

warren kanders whitney museum

The Whitney Museum surrenders to the mob

July 30, 2019 11:43 am

Crying crocodile tears over tear gas ruins a great gallery

mexico

When Mexico enforces its own laws, immigration drops

July 12, 2019 7:07 am

President Trump's tariff gamble with Mexico is paying off

democrat debate

Where is the Democrat who can take on Trump?

July 3, 2019 11:03 am

Liberals repelled by both a blatant idiot and a bankrupting socialist could simply stay home

high-skilled immigrants

The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act is unfair for American workers

June 28, 2019 3:54 pm

A bill for Big Tech and billionaires

photograph

The media’s exploitation of this photograph shames the West

June 27, 2019 7:40 am

The publicization of an image of a drowned father and his daughter breaches the dignity of the deceased

omar lawyer

Ilhan Omar lawyer: two marriages hard to explain

June 24, 2019 8:11 am

And newly surfaced documents seem to undermine her backstory

kris kobach immigration czar

Ten demands Cockburn has if he is to take the Immigration Czar role

May 21, 2019 1:01 pm

An eminently reasonable list for a man seeking high office

cologne sex attacks

Victims of the Cologne sex attacks are still searching for justice

May 17, 2019 12:54 pm

The vast majority of the men involved will walk free and continue living in Germany

other americans

A Mojave desert mystery

March 21, 2019 10:13 am

The Other Americans by Laila Lalami reviewed

thom tillis emergency

The right have redefined ‘emergency’ to pander to Trump

March 14, 2019 4:25 pm

Every Republican who voted with Trump placed their allegiance to a man over their allegiance to the country, and the constitution

germany prisons

Merkel’s immigrant boom wreaks havoc in Germany’s prisons

February 13, 2019 4:31 pm

Prisons throughout Germany are overcrowded and struggling to handle the influx in population

demography

Demography has become the biggest story on the planet

January 31, 2019 10:45 am

The Human Tide: How Population Shaped the Modern World by Paul Morland reviewed

ohio state illegal immigrant

Ohio State lecturer bans students from saying ‘illegal immigrants’

January 9, 2019 2:59 pm

They’re ‘unauthorized’ and you are forbidden to say otherwise