Journalists, Lawyers, And Activists Working On The Border Face Coordinated Harassment From U.S. And Mexican Authorities

By Ryan Devereaux, Theintercept.com -

FOUR PHOTOJOURNALISTS GATHERED on the southern side of the U.S.-Mexico border wall shortly after Christmas in Tijuana. They were there to document the arrival of the migrant caravans from Central [...]

GAO: Climate Change Is A Critical Cause Of Migration

By Neela Banerjee, Insideclimatenews.org -

As the movement of refugees strains countries worldwide and becomes fuel for political clashes in the United States, the Trump administration has eliminated guidelines that the government once [...]

How Climate Change Forces Central American Farmers To Migrate

By Edgardo Ayala, Towardfreedom.org -

CANDELARIA DE LA FRONTERA, El Salvador (IPS) – As he milks his cow, Salvadoran Gilberto Gomez laments that poor harvests, due to excessive rain or drought, practically forced his three children [...]

One Sixth Of World’s People Want To Flee Their Home Countries

By Eric London, Wsws.org -

The world is pulsing with hundreds of millions of people desperate to flee their homes under the weight of the crisis of world capitalism. According to a recent Gallup study, a sixth of the [...]

Why Hondurans See Migration As An Act Of Civil Disobedience

By Crystal Vance Guerra, Yesmagazine.org -

A singular image is said to have sparked this latest migrant caravan. Set against a bold, red background, it features a figure, arms outstretched like a cross, with a backpack flying the Honduran [...]

The Migration World Pact: Wishes And Realities

By Jon S. Rodriguez, Transform -

The Global Compact for Migration is a document that isn’t actually legally binding. Its objective is to promote models of agreements between different countries or regional organizations. [...]

Federal Courthouse Shut Down Against ICE

By Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement, It's Going Down. -

On Friday, November 30, members of the Connecticut immigrant rights activist community successfully shut down the federal courthouse in Hartford in protest of the ongoing injustices suffered by [...]

The Real Economics Of Migration

By Ian Goldin and Benjamin Nabarro, Project-syndicate.org -

Their strategy, while often electorally successful, is laying a foundation for weaker growth and higher levels of inequality across the world’s aging advanced economies. Debates about immigration [...]

“Migrating Is An Act Of Resistance”: A Report From Mexico’s World Social Forum On Migrations

By Tamara Pearson, Towardfreedom.org -

While US President Donald Trump and other like-minded political and economic leaders are building walls, migrant activists say they are building bridges. Some 2,000 activists and academics from [...]

At The Border; When Survival Becomes A Crime

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

For decades, US policies have created economic crises and violence that drive people from their homes in search of a place where they can work and live. Rather than recognizing that US [...]

US Imperialism Is Responsible For Central American Migration

Joint Declaration by Socialist Organizer (US) and CORCI (Mexico)   -

The Central American Caravan a result of the continued interventionist policies of U.S. imperialism, which considers this region to be its “backyard.” The forms of U.S. intervention are many: [...]