Migrants

Against the Machine: Stopping Deportation
Migrants Multiculture

Against the Machine: Stopping Deportation

During the month of June 2010, an innovative group of protestors presented the Carlson Wagonlit Travel Agency (CWT) with the “Deportation Profiteer of the Year” award. In the month preceding the campaign, the CWT won a contract with the UK Border Agency to sign on as the official transporter of […]

They died because they were poor…
Migrants Multiculture

They died because they were poor…

Brazilians Dayana Francisquini and Rafael Cervi had worked in London for almost eight years. Their children, Thais, six, and Felipe, three, had yet to see the family’s home in Parana. Mbet and Helen Udoaka had arrived in this most international of cities from Nigeria more recently. They had married just […]

The Ulysses syndrome
Migrants

The Ulysses syndrome

Although is a cliché, but it also true that if migrant workers stopped working for just one day, most European cities would come to a halt. That is the thinking behind the ‘The Day Without Inmigrants – 24 hours without us’ planned for Monday, 1st March in France. Jacob Lagnado […]