Two charged with manslaughter for allegedly delaying rescue of sinking migrant ship in 2013.
Kenan MalikThe problem is not a couple of officials. The failure/refusal to rescue all too commonplace. The problem is the whole policy of criminalizing & demonizing migrant rescue. And the responsibility goes right to the top, not just in Italy but in the EU, too.
It was only through Amelia Gentleman's tenacious investigative and campaigning journalism that it emerged that thousands were in Paulette's position. In The Windrush Betrayal, Gentleman tells the story of the scandal and exposes deeply disturbing...
Amelia Gentleman on a disturbing new case of ‘self-deportation’ – and holding the government to account
Kenan Malik‘When the hostile environment policy is working well, it exhausts people into submission. It piles up humiliations, stress and fear until people give up’: @ameliagentleman on the tragic consequences of a policy ‘working well’
In the past five years there has been an increase in border controls and foreign military presence in Niger; paradoxically this has only diversified and professionalised the criminal networks operating there. In fact, this development was to be...
Kenan MalikFor four years the EU has poured money into Niger to detain would-be migrants. The consequence has been a leap in the number of migrant deaths, a destabilized local economy, increased corruption and banditry, and a new drugs smuggling industry