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Many undocumented immigrants in Winnipeg afraid to access basic city services that could save their lives

Many undocumented immigrants living in Winnipeg say they’re often too worried to ask for help when they need it most for fear of deportation.

They worry if they get in to a crash or need medical help, they can’t ask for it because of the fear that someone helping them could turn around and report them to other levels of government or the border service agency. 271 more words


Israel to deport 40,000 African refugees without their consent

“Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced an unspecified international deal to expel some 40,000 African asylum seekers from the country. The Israeli Cabinet also voted to shut down a migration center.” 314 more words


I Avoid Horror Stories...Except When I Don't || Asylum Review

Initial Review: 

I feel like I’ve gotten more paranoid now after reading this book than before I went into it. A lot of this probably has to do with there being way too many characters that were too coincidentally linked with the asylum. 987 more words


Schizophrenia -4-

James returned his gaze back to the letter in his hands. Last time he and Patrick saw each other was almost thirty years ago. It was the summer they had come to take Patrick away. 509 more words


J Ward Celebrates a Milestone. In the 21st Century, Why Does Conserving Criminally Insane Heritage Matter?

A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of attending the follow-on dinner of Aradale Asylums 150th birthday commemorations. While I have written a previous blog about the… 1,495 more words