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I was covering the commemorative service for the migrants who had drowned in the tragedy off Lampedusa earlier that month. Many survivors were present. As they moved to the water’s edge, I jumped down to lower ledge to shoot from as low an angle as possible as they cast flowers into the sea. 53 more words



So I really felt the need to write about this! Right now, there are quiet a lot of asylum seekers (I hope this is the right term? 618 more words


Know Your Rights--August 18, 2014

Hello everyone! I hope you are pleased with the new and improved blog. There have been escalating events in the U.S. and around the world this past week. 562 more words

Know Your Rights--Weekly HR

More Money, Less Problems?, says Public Order Minister Vassilis Kikilias

In an interview with Greece’s daily broadsheet, Kathimerini,Greek Public Order Minister Vassilis Kikilias stated that there has been “800 percent increase in the number of irregular migrants reaching Greece via boat from Turkey,” over the past two years. 292 more words


Is the Government softening their position on illegal migration??

After reading online news today, I was bemused at how Immigration Minister appears to be softening his approach to Illegal Immigration in Australia. The Minister has confirmed that 150 Tamil asylum seekers and seven other people held on a customs ship will be transferred to the Australian mainland. 322 more words


The Universal Mother

Having a baby obviously changes your life in innumerable ways. But there was one way that I was not expecting, or didn’t give too much thought to when I was planning on having a baby. 630 more words

Asylum Seeker