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· November, 2013

Stories about Migration & Immigration from November, 2013

29 November 2013

GV Face: 200,000 Dominicans of Haitian Descent Stripped of Citizenship

GV Face

Can a country strip more than 200,000 people of their citizenship rights? This week we speak to activists in the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

25 November 2013

‘Las Patronas’ Receive Human Rights Award for Work Feeding Migrants

Norma Vázquez Romero was given the 2013 Mexican Human Rights Award for feeding migrants from Central America and Southern Mexico en route to the United States.

20 November 2013

Unemployment, Poverty and Brain Drain: Italy's Crisis Deepens

More than 4.1 million poverty-stricken Italians have received food through non-profit food parcels or free meals.

19 November 2013

When Third Culture Kids Grow Up

The Bridge

When the time comes for them to put down roots, third culture kids sometimes have a tough time making the transition to becoming one culture adults, writes Danica Radisic.

18 November 2013

Anglophone Bloggers Parse Russian Nationalism

RuNet Echo

Ethnic nationalism now seems to be enjoying a renaissance in Russia. The nationalist theme is especially pronounced in RuNet commentary, and Anglophone Russia bloggers have noticed this trend, too.

17 November 2013

Chileans Abroad Hold Symbolic Vote with Surprising Results

Results show a surprising difference with the forecasts made by pollsters, which placed Michelle Bachelet as the winner and Evelyn Matthei in second place.

15 November 2013

Polish Right-Wing Nationalists Hijack Country's Independence Day

Poland's National Independence Day, traditionally celebrated on November 11, ended in violence this year during a march organized by a nationalist movement. Police detained around a dozen individuals.

13 November 2013

Ethiopians: #SomeoneTellSaudiArabia to Stop Immigration Crackdown

Saudi Arabia has began enforcing a crackdown on illegal immigrants after the expiry of an amnesty period given to illegal immigrants. Ethiopian immigrants find themselves a target.

8 November 2013

GV Face: Dreams of US Immigration Reform

GV Face

We talk to activists and experts about the movement for immigration reform which could affect an estimated 11 million undocumented people living in the United States.

7 November 2013

Russian Maternity Ward Turns Away Illegal Immigrant in Labor

RuNet Echo

A Vladivostok maternity ward reignited Russia’s immigrant debate, when obstetricians refused to admit a woman in labor, because she lacked both health insurance and money to pay the delivery fee.

Dominican Republic and Haiti: Two very different versions

5 November 2013

‘A Country is More Than a Territory': Chileans Demand Vote From Abroad

Chileans abroad will not be able to vote on November 17, but they can participate in a symbolic and electronic election to push for exercising their right to vote.