Daily Archives: October 30, 2018

Mass Expulsions From Angola Put Over 330,000 Congolese Migrants At Risk – And Could Trigger A Humanitarian Crisis, UN Warns.

Over the past month, an estimated 330,000 people have reportedly crossed from Angola into the Democratic Republic of Congo (D.R.C.) in the wake of an expulsion order targeting ‘irregular migrants’ put into place by the Government of Angola. The UN refugee agency has expressed increasing concerns that enforcement of this […]

Bolsonaro Wants To ‘Cleanse’ Brazil of Left-Wing ‘Criminals’

On Sunday, October 21st, Jair Bolsonaro, the frontrunner in Brazil’s presidential election, gave a chilling 10-minute speech that detailed his plans to rid the country of left-wing “criminals.” Bolsonaro is a former army captain whose campaign is supported by the disillusionment and anger felt by Brazilian voters towards the political status […]

‘Estas En Tu Casa’: Mexico’s Offer To Migrant Caravan

On Friday 26th October Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto, announced that Mexico would be offering temporary work permits to those travelling in the migrant caravan to the United States. The deal, known as ‘Estas En Tu Casa’ (You Are in Your Home) includes temporary education and medical arrangements for those who […]