Thousands of people are stranded in Greece without food, running water and basic supplies as the situation at the country’s northern border spirals into a struggle for survival for migrants desperate to find safety. Up to 8,000 people are stranded in Idomeni on Greece’s northern border with the … [Read more...] about Deteriorating situation as thousands stranded in Greece
With my recent experiences from Lesvos fresh in mind, I headed for the borders of Croatia and Serbia to continue my work aiding refugees in the continuing migration crisis. This time, I travelled alone thinking there would be just as many volunteers in the Balkans as there was in Greece. After four … [Read more...] about “Time Witness” To The Migration Crisis
In recent months, the media across the globe has been consumed with coverage of the refugee crisis in Europe. At the same time in the United States the coverage has had competition in the form of presidential campaign events and controversies exemplified by Donald Trump. The recent civil war in … [Read more...] about The Collapse Of The Schengen Area?
The online news broadcasting service AJ+ today published footage of a Hungarian Photographer tripping and kicking refugee's running from police. According to the report, the Photographer worked for the far-right Jobbik-affiliated channel N1 and comes after a memo was leaked from another Hungarian … [Read more...] about A Hungarian Photographer Has Been Filmed Tripping And Kicking Refugees
I recently attended a speech by the Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, in Kuala Lumpur and during the subsequent question time, the issue of asylum seekers came up. Her response was to roll out the usual party line, which is to justify Australia's position on turning back the boats by … [Read more...] about Focusing On Deaths At Sea Diverts Attention From the Real Issue