Tag Archives: North African Immigration

New Libyan Government Stopping Immigration to Lampedusa

“Libya says stops hundreds of Italy-bound migrants,” by Francois Murphy, for Reuters: Libya’s government said on Monday it intercepted hundreds of Africans bound for Italy on a fishing boat, though the migrants said they were tricked and a Libyan official … Continue reading

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Greece, Immigration, and the ‘Arab Spring’

Greece, as many already know, is suffering from significant unemployment and immense debt pressures. Not surprisingly, it is also a country that faces an immigration problem. To understand the pressues of immigration, particularly after the event of the ‘Arab Spring’, … Continue reading

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The Far Right in Europe and the Eurozone Crisis II

As discussed in this post, it seems other news outlets have picked up the same story and are discussing out the right-wing populist parties all over Europe are now exploiting the crisis in order to legitimize their anti-immigrant and Islamophobic … Continue reading

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