The recent anti-migrant actions of the Florida and Texas governors reflect specific hatreds that date back to the very beginnings of European settlement in North America.
A formal legal investigation would be needed to determine whether the Florida governor and associates violated human trafficking or other laws.
The Bible is full of stories about migrants. That doesn’t mean it has a simple takeaway message about them.
A fast-growing population – 50% bigger than it was in 1990 – is causing, directly or indirectly, all of Australia’s serious environmental problems. These impacts must be central to decision-making.
One challenge is the minimum wage for temporary skilled migrants; another is the pathway from temporary to permanent residency.
The immigration decline over the first two years of the coronavirus pandemic led to an annual 1.1% GDP reduction, an economist estimates.
The jobs and skills summit, which concluded on Friday, has been a highly-managed exercise by the Albanese government in maximising policy and political productivity.
“Business investment visas” are more likely to fund retail businesses than innovation.
Often overlooked in the immigration debate are the contributions of migrants, such as how they helped organize workers in the 1990s.
Jim Chalmers & Michelle Grattan.
For Treasurer Jim Chalmers, this week's jobs and skills summit is the prelude to what will be his main game, the October budget.
Among the top economists surveyed was the man who designed Australia’s higher education loans scheme – who described funding for vocational education as a “mess”.
Rules to regulate the free movement of people in the ECOWAS countries must be adapted to local realities.
Canada’s immigration system should accept our chosen families and unconventional forms of love, such as friends with deep bonds.
Seventy-five years after the partition of India, it’s time to dispel some commonly held misconceptions.
During the Cold War, Russia’s refusal to allow Jews to leave the country reflected its political aims. The same is likely true today, a Jewish studies scholar explains.
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.
Regularization programs that help refugees and migrants become permanent residents have tremendous positive outcomes for both migrants and society.
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.
International students are not only ideal candidates for settlement in Canada, they’re also vital to our prosperity. So why is it so difficult for them to come to Canada, especially those from Africa?
The Nationality and Borders Act could damage the UK’s ability to identify and support vulnerable people.