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All Posts Tagged With: "European immigration"

Once a magnet for immigrants, Spain’s jobs are vanishing

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Once a magnet for immigrants, Spain’s jobs are vanishing

For years, as Spain's economy soared, immigrants poured into the country from Africa, Eastern Europe and even South America. It was a land of opportunity -- but no longer, with jobs vanishing and antagonism growing.

Posted: March 25, 2009 16:44   Comments: 9
European immigration: France, Germany and Italy

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European immigration: France, Germany and Italy

Worldfocus' signature series on European immigration from France, Germany and Italy.

Posted: November 20, 2008 11:26   Comments: 1
9/11 impacts Muslim immigrants in Italy

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9/11 impacts Muslim immigrants in Italy

Editor Lisa Biagiotti researched Muslim immigration in post-9/11 Italy and touches on the heightened immigration debate in Italy today.

Posted: November 19, 2008 19:14   Comments: 7
Citizenship gained by soil or blood

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Citizenship gained by soil or blood

Nationality laws vary greatly around the globe. Here is a chart detailing the size of foreign-born populations and protocols for citizenship and naturalization around the world.

Posted: November 19, 2008 18:01   Comments: 1
Italy’s immigration debate intensifies

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Italy’s immigration debate intensifies

In the northern city of Treviso, Italy, a gunslingling mayor cracks down on illegal immigration, even as accusations of racism linger.

Posted: November 19, 2008 15:02   Comments: 7
Years later, roots of French riots remain

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Years later, roots of French riots remain

Worldfocus travels to the site of the French riots that took place three years ago. Tensions between the Arab and French populations still simmer.

Posted: November 18, 2008 14:02   Comments: 3
Turkish immigrants cement Islam in Germany

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Turkish immigrants cement Islam in Germany

As the immigration debate heats up in Germany, mosques are popping up and Turkish immigrants are rising up through the political system.

Posted: November 17, 2008 19:25   Comments: 18
EU “blue card” visa to attract skilled migrants

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EU “blue card” visa to attract skilled migrants

European Union officials agreed to develop a "blue card" visa, which may deter skilled workers from going to the U.S.

Posted: October 24, 2008 15:15   Comments: 0
Racist attacks echo across Europe

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Racist attacks echo across Europe

Hate crimes and violence against immigrants break out in Denmark, Italy and Russia.

Posted: October 7, 2008 13:40   Comments: 3
Immigration debate heats up in Ireland

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Immigration debate heats up in Ireland

Blogwatch looks at the both sides of the immigration debate in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland as both countries face economic hardship.

Posted: September 11, 2008 09:57   Comments: 0

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