Saturday, September 21, 2019

Tag: African Migrants

Why No One Is Discussing the Rise...

An increasing number of African and Haitian migrants are crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and seeking asylum in the United...

Aid Ship with 311 Migrants Ignored by...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain's Foreign Ministry gave permission Saturday to an aid boat carrying 311 rescued migrants to set course for Spain after...

Uproar After Italian Minister Wants to End...

ROME (AP) — An Italian minister is facing broad condemnation after calling for the abolition of an anti-racism law, with key members of the...

Libyan Coastguards Paid to Protect African Migrants...

Libyan Coast Guard officials are paid to protect migrants from making the perilous journey across the Mediterranean.

Paris Police Clear out Migrant Camp at...

PARIS (AP) — Police on Wednesday cleared out about 1,000 people from the largest makeshift migrant camp in the French capital, which became a...

African People Continue to Make Trek to...

BERLIN (AP): Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued 366 migrants attempting the dangerous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea this weekend. The service says...

Right Wing Gunman Shot 6 Africans During...

MILAN (AP) — An Italian gunman with extreme right-wing sympathies shot and wounded six African immigrants Saturday in a two-hour drive-by shooting spree, authorities...

U.S. Rabbis Urge Israel to Halt Deportation...

Over 800 Rabbis and other members of the Jewish clergy have signed a letter urging the Israeli government to reconsider its recent plans to...

New Program Will Pay Israeli Citizens Nearly...

Israel is offering its citizens cold hard cash to enlist in a controversial new program aimed at deporting a large portion of its African...

Israel’s Attempt to Forcibly Remove Thousands of...

Israel is a hostile place for African people, and the recent decision by the Israeli government to deport thousands of African refugees, chiefly asylum...

Skill-Based Immigration: The Not So Coded Language...

DENVER (AP) — For years, a movement to limit the number of migrants into the U.S. and end a system that favors family members...

Rwanda, Uganda Deny Deal with Israel to...

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — The governments of Rwanda and Uganda are denying any deal with Israel to host thousands of African migrants told to...

African Migrants Encounter Racism, Abuse, Death Along...

On Nov. 9, in an extraordinary move, the German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel penned a powerful tribute to over 33,000 strangers, many of them African,...

Up to 50 Migrants ‘Deliberately Drowned’ Off...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Up to 50 migrants from Somalia and Ethiopia were "deliberately drowned" when a smuggler forced them into the sea off Yemen's...

Italy Rescues Another 2,000 Migrants from the...

ROME (AP) — Italian rescue ships have plucked some 2,000 migrants from unseaworthy smugglers' boats off the coast of Libya, with hundreds of them...

Modern-Day Slavery? In Italy, the Government and...

The Italian government is considering a new policy that may force African migrants to perform free labor as a condition for asylum, underscoring the...

After Generations of Assimilation in Turkey, Afro-Turks...

Although this is unknown to many, there are up to 100,000 people of African descent in the nation of Turkey. A legacy of the...

Israel’s Claim that African Migrants ‘Threaten the...

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Traveling While Black: Is it Time to...

It is a window into the Jim Crow past.  During the days of segregation, when Black travelers were not welcome in whites-only establishments, there...

Western Media’s ‘Discovery’ of Refugee Crisis Reveals...

Suddenly, the media have discovered there is a refugee crisis. But there has been a global refugee crisis for quite some time, including countless...