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Border crossing Spielfeld-Straß 1972

An article/research by Peter Payer about guest workers’ route to Austria from the south and about expansion of the border crossing for the multi-track clearance. (in German)


Guest Worker Programs and the 2016 Election

Immigration has emerged as a major issue on both sides of the 2016 Presidential campaign. While Democrats’ sanctuary cities and Trump’s proposed wall along the border have dominated the immigration debate thus far, guest worker programs have also proven to be a key component of candidates’ immigration proposals on both sides of the aisle. 1,022 more words


2022 World Cup - Qatar

This is my very first blog as well as post, and I want you (the readers) to keep that in mind. Now, how many of you like soccer? 247 more words

Arabian Peninsula

Why Is India Silent On ISIS?

India has huge stakes in the Middle East — but in very different ways from the United States. India’s concerns in the region are less about national security implications, and more about the safety of its citizens. 32 more words


Singapore: Monochrome Visions

These pictures were taken around late July/early August, when National Day (9 Aug) was just around the corner.

I was in Singapore for about three weeks, and every single day, I carry at least 2 (and sometimes 3) cameras with me when I’m out and about. 419 more words

Street Photography

Should Germans read "Mein Kampf"?

I learned from this article in the New York Times that Germany has been officially suppressing Mein Kampf since German government was reconstituted after World War II.  1,108 more words


Australian Cafe Docks Guest Workers' Pay For Burned Waffles, Incorrect Sandwich Assembly

It’s nice to hear that a restaurant has high standards, but one cafe in Perth, Australia took things too far by docking workers’ pay for minor infractions. 233 more words

Taking It Seriously