The Italian right and immigration doublespeak
The members of Italy's nationalist League Party maintain they are not against immigration, and only oppose illegal migrants. But their language and voting patterns tell another story.
9 Mar 2018
Belgian protesters halt anti immigration proposal
The Belgian government has halted a bill allowing police to enter private homes of people sheltering immigrants, after the plan led to public outrage, protests, and questions raised by the Prime Minister's own party.
9 Feb 2018
The new Austrian
government mistakes “asylum” for “illegal immigration”
With the use of exaggerated vocabulary, feebly concealed prejudice and manipulation techniques, the asylum policy of the ÖVP and the FPÖ conveys a clear message. Refugees are no longer welcome in Austria.
8 Jan 2018
It is no accident that Xenophobia is on the rise in Hungary
New research confirms that Hungarians are quick to reject any immigrant, even when he comes from a fictional country. Though this sentiment is not new to Hungarians, it is being skillfully inflated by politicians.
22 Dec 2017
Ex-Muslims feel betrayed by the left
In Europe, the debate about Islam is too shallow -- perpetually polarized between those who want to build walls around a Christian Europe and those who automatically deem any criticism of Islam to be "right-wing".
23 Nov 2017