Migrateful blog

Migrateful blog

We’re having a summer break!

Just for the month of August. Our regular in-person and online classes will resume in September 2022. We can call it a holiday for our soul (though an actual holiday

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Global Conflicts

Imagining Afghanistan: Simplified Perceptions and How we Might Challenge them ​

Afghanistan came into the spotlight last August when the US withdrew its troops. But why did it have troops there in the first place? A look back to the origins of the conflict reveals how the ‘war on terror’ in Afghanistan has had ramifications not just for Afghanistan’s economy, people and culture but for the way it is perceived by others. For most in the West, Afghanistan has become synonymous with conflict, with detrimental consequences for achieving peace and stability.

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UK Commentary

Controversial New Nationality & Borders Bill Passed in UK Parliament

A new Nationality & Borders bill has been passed in UK parliament. It has been described as an attack on refugee rights and criticized for breaching international law. The bill includes changes that would mean residents could have their citizenship stripped without notification, people rescuing refugees could be prosecuted and asylum seekers could be processed outside the UK & handled differently depending on their route.

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