The latest in a "succession of true slaughters of innocents". This is how Italian president Giorgio Napolitano described the incident in which hundreds of migrants, mainly from Eritrea and Somalia, died
Conservatives have argued that unchecked immigration contributes to the rising costs of health care because immigrants do not put the same amount of money
A new survey for the Royal Statistical Society and King's College London shows public opinion is repeatedly off the mark on issues including crime, benefit fraud and immigration.
The scene of Sweden's worst riots in years, Husby is on the surface at least a typically neat suburb of colorful playgrounds, manicured parks and low rise apartment buildings.
You've read the stories about Sweden's excellent health care system, innovative gender-neutral day care centers, and generous parental leave policies. But here's a story that
Five nights of rioting in the suburbs of Sweden's capital Stockholm have raised the national debate about immigration, unemployment and social inequality, the BBC's Stephen Evans reports.
Nigel Farage has rolled into a village with all sorts of problems and has offered an illogical but easy panacea. The problem comes when the other politicians try to "out-Farage" him.
Those concerned about the 11.1 million undocumented immigrants who come to the United States from around the world may one day miss a time when the U.S. ...
UNIVERSITY students may have to scan their fingerprints in future - to prove they are not bunking off lectures.
The topic of last week's post, the likely fate of Israel in the twilight years of American empire, makes a good example of more than one common theme. As I commented in that earlier discussion, Israel is one of several American client states for whom the end of our empire will also be the end of the line. At the same time, it also highlights a major source of international tension that bids fair to bring in a bumper crop of conflict in the decades before us.
Increased participation in the workforce, a boost in people with a postgraduate degree and more community and personal service
The European Union wants robotic eyes on incoming immigrants. As part of a $410 million proposal to improve border security, the European Commission, the executive body of the Union, is considering a deployment of drones above the Mediterranean Sea to keep an eye on illegal immigrants.
When the Supreme Court ruled in favor of one of four provisions of the Arizona state law focused on halting illegal immigration, it was a partial victory...
Immigrants desiring American citizenship must pass a naturalization test demonstrating basic civic literacy.