Europe is also building walls.
Malcolm Turnbull should walk away from the deal he struck for the US to take refugees from Nauru and Manus Island.
Filmmakers sympathetic to the plight of Mexican and Central American migrants are using their films to counter the fug of misinformation.
The US embassy in Canberra has been forced to reaffirm that Donald Trump's undertaking to honour the refugee deal stands.
A constitutional scholar considers the legal arguments that could undo Trump's executive order barring travel by residents of seven Muslim majority countries.
The UK welcomes a woeful amount of Syrian refugees.
The rules are pretty clear – and really crucial reading for anyone drafting, say, an executive order.
What Trump's immigration order means for three million refugees in Turkey
This isn't the first time the US has banned people based on nationality. History shows these exclusions have put our national security at risk and caused rifts with foreign allies.
A scholar quotes Biblical passages to show how the text affirms – strongly and unequivocally – the obligation to treat strangers with dignity and hospitality.
The US resettlement program has long had strong bipartisan support. It is also critical to global resettlement efforts: the US takes in by far the most resettled refugees of any country.
On Holocaust Memorial Day, Donald Trump took to his desk to instruct his government to keep refugees out.
Donald Trump has told Malcolm Turnbull he will honour the deal the Australian government did with the Obama administration to take refugees who are being held offshore.
As Donald Trump orders a temporary ban on most refugees to the US, here is what the international law says.
The 60,000 people currently stuck in Greece will probably have to stay there. The EU should help them integrate.
Many Eritreans whose asylum claims are rejected have them overturned on appeal.
The Berlin terror attack at the end of 2016 will have major political implications for Germany's elections this year and an uneasy European Union, writes a German studies scholar.
With the many interconnected conflicts within Syria continuing, and with routes to safety increasingly blocked, what can Syria's 4.8m refugees expect in this ‘new’ year?
As long as the EU strikes deals with dictators and pushes trade agreements that worsen the economic situation in many African countries, attempts to reduce migratory pressure will fail.
The images we have seen of Aleppo could play an important role in future discourses about the responsibility to protect.