The poorest regions in the UK are the poorest in Northern Europe
London is the wealthiest region in Northern Europe, which makes the inequality all the more stark.
Brave new world
In Pakistani writer Moshin Hamid’s prescient new novel, Exit West, two young lovers confront a world being torn apart by conflict and #INEQUALITY and re-made through migration. Part of the book is set in a future London very much like today’s London, where people who’ve arrived from other countries wait to see if the violence…
Oloibiri is a town located a few kilometers away from the city of Port Harcourt in Rivers State, #Nigeria. It is known for sharing the same local government, of Ogbia, as the town of Otuoke where Nigeria’s former president Goodluck Jonathan was born. Perhaps more noteworthy is that the small Niger #Delta town of Oloibiri…
In August 2015 when Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel declared an open-door policy for Syrian #refugees — the first and only European country to do so — it seemed possible Europe would take a different course on migration. A year and a half later, it’s as if that moment never occurred. In contrast, Europe today is outsourcing […]