Monthly Archives: February 2012

‘Europe Is Not Paradise’

“Africa: Undoocumented Immigrants–‘Europe is not paradise,” Anne-Mireille-Nzouankeu, for AllAfrica.com: Some manage to live a decent life in Europe, but many African immigrants become disillusioned. Jean N, called Jeannot by friends, is an illegal Cameroonian who has been living in Europe … Continue reading

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Italy Mistreated Migrants

“All at sea: Italy mistreated Mediterranean migrants,” by Antoine Buyse, for the Guardian: Last week the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights delivered judgment in an important case about one of the most topical migration issues: irregular … Continue reading

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Italy Violates Human Rights and Deports Migrants

“Italy violated human rights by returning migrants to Libya, court rules” by Andrea Vogt, for the Guardian: Italy violated international human rights laws when it intercepted migrants adrift in the Mediterranean in 2009 and returned them to Libya, the European … Continue reading

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EuroActiv Profiling: Marie Le Pen, Far-Right Party Presidential Candidate in France

“Marie Le Pen: What she means for Europe,” from EurActiv: For the first time in its history, France’s far-right National Front (FN) will not be represented by its founder, Jean-Marie Le Pen at the French Presidential elections. If his daughter … Continue reading

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Maghreb Union Talks in Morocco

“Tunisia President in Morocco to Promote Maghreb Union,” from Agence France Presse: Tunisia’s new President Moncef Marzouki arrived in Morocco Wednesday to push for a revival of a dormant project to unify the Maghreb region on his first foreign tour … Continue reading

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