Daily Archives: January 26, 2012

2012 Report by Human Rights Watch Spotlights Lampedusa

Human Rights Watch, a global organization dedicated to protecting the rights of all peoples and providing invaluable information on the abuses occurring all over the world, have recently released their annual World Report. In it, they spotlight Lampedusa, and several … Continue reading

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Resistance to Asylum in Switzerland

“Resistance Rises to Asylum Seekers” by Ray Smith, for Inter Press Service: Switzerland saw a 45 percent increase in asylum requests compared in 2011 to the year before. The country struggles to accommodate the new asylum seekers while efforts to … Continue reading

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