The website Colorlines provides a report about a protest by 40 asylum-seekers in detention at a facility in El Paso, Texas, operated by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement… 303 more words
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Political asylum may seem like a generous gift granted to an individual by a government. Someone who fears living in their native country, for some reason or another, is able to find refuge in their own version of a new land flowing with milk and honey. 638 more words
Kirill Maryin has been dreaming of Canada.
The 17-year-old Russian native is only familiar with the country on a map – his ideal spot is the shore of the Hudson Bay, a place he admits he has seen countless times on his computer screen – but he’s sure Canada is a place “dear” to him. 862 more words