Most claims and counter-claims about migration are based on contentious statistics and superficial generalisations. Migration, however, is about individuals and on a personal level, politics look very different.
Take the case of Irene Clennell.
She has…Read more
To celebrate Refugee Week, The Examiner has published the stories of 8 refugees that overcame the obstacles and defied the odds and weaved themselves into the “rich cultural fabric” of Huddersfield.
Khalil and Rojin Khalaf, a…Read more
When I visited London this year I found organisations doing extraordinary work with female migrants, working with the individual on issues as varied as detention and honour killings. I set out to learn from their work…Read more
Ninety-nine days ago, we were 35 students from the University of Connecticut in the US on a coach from Heathrow anxiously looking out the window just trying to get a glimpse of the city we’d be…Read more
Coming from the States to study in London, I envisioned myself being immersed in a multicultural society where people are tolerant and understanding of a large migrant population. While I discovered this to be true to…Read more