Monthly Archives: December 2012

Italy’s Shanty Towns

“The Italian Paradox on Refugees Reflect Paradox Asylum” by Elisabetta Povoledo, for the New York Times: The abandoned university building on the outskirts of Rome, colloquially known as Salaam Palace, was once a sparsely populated makeshift shelter where new arrivals … Continue reading

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18 Men Drown in Attempting to Reach Greece

“18 Men Drown Trying to Reach Greece,” by the New York Times: At least 18 immigrants have drowned in the Aegean Sea while trying to reach Greece from Turkey, a spokeswoman for the Greek port authority said on Saturday, adding … Continue reading

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