A 1994 US policy was supposed to deter migration by securing popular access points. Instead, it drives people to enter the US by more hazardous means, such as being crammed in hot tractor-trailers.
The Utah holiday is a reflection of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ slowly changing identity, a historian of Mormonism and migration writes.
Russia and other countries and political regimes have a long history of forcing people to move, mostly for security and economic gains.
Migrant deaths are inevitable thanks to the lack of a coherent policy between the US and Mexico.
Ex-pats continually reconstruct mental simulations of scenes, smells, sounds and sights from those places – sometimes causing stressful feelings and anxiety.
More than half of us are either born overseas or have a parent who was born overseas.
A largely forgotten incursion behind the Iron Curtain had reverberations in both countries
These are ferociously intelligent books by two young female writers addressing the problems of gender, race and migration in Australia today.
African states and their development partners must protect ECOWAS regional integration efforts.
The influx of migrants from West Africa must be viewed as a manifestation of problems in the countries of origin.
A sociologist shares what his research has taught him about migration.
Migrant disappearances in Mexico have quadrupled. Here’s how Central American mothers searching for their disappeared children grieve and call out injustices in politically effective ways.
The US is convening Latin American countries in Los Angeles this week to discuss major regional issues. An expert explains 3 key things to know about one top concern – migration.
The UN refugee convention’s first protected category is race. Yet the current refugee system does not protect Haitians from racism and its consequences.
Rwandan authors have long been sidelined in debates about Rwanda and other conflict-affected societies.
Putin has a history of forcing civilians to migrate during a conflict, part of a broader strategy to overwhelm other countries with new refugees and destabilize their economies.
Italian aid workers charged with helping migrants travel through the country were acquitted in May 2022. But migrants are often not well received in Europe, despite a welcome of Ukrainian refugees.
Parks and refuges are important for conservation, but without connections, they’re like islands. Linking them by protecting land in between makes it possible for wildlife to move over bigger areas.
As Islamic geometric patterns and arabesque designs have migrated globally, they’ve been adapted, and may not even be recognized as bearing the influence of Islamic societies.
Opportunities for social mobility, rather than simply economic incentives, have generated emigration from China to countries like Ghana.