"The compact largely ignores refugees’ labour rights. The omission risks turning refugees into cheap and unprotected labour for private enterprises and large transnational corporations."Behzad Yaghmaian
Professor of political economy, Ramapo College of New Jersey
"It should become clear to all that the continuing, systemic and vicious attacks on Polish courts and their judges are bound to produce consequences beyond Polish borders and constitute a clear and present danger to the EU legal system as a whole. This is no time for further dialogue or half measures."Laurent Pech / Patryk Wachowiec
Laurent Pech is Professor of European Law, Patryk Wachowiec is Legal Analyst
"I do believe the solution to kids' obsessions with their phones starts with a look in the mirror. The problem is you and your addiction to your phone; it's not your kid. Your kid is simply doing what he or she has seen you do."Jamie Lee Curtis
Award-winning actress, author of 12 best-selling children's books
"I don't see how Trump could achieve the kind of autocratic takeover Orbán achieved in Hungary so long as democracy remains vibrant - and the opposition continues to control government - in many powerful states in the Union (such as California and New York)."R. Daniel Kelemen
Professor of Political Science and Law, and Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Politics, Rutgers University, USA
"A rational and seemingly well-intentioned readiness towards dialogue with the Kremlin resulted in irrationally demeaning us all."Danylo Lubkivsky
Former Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine
"Every trivialisation strengthens the far right, as experience shows."Caro Keller
Anti-fascist collective NSU Watch
"“You ask me when and why I decided to leave, but, in fact, I did not have any choice.""Somali man, age 24
Mercy Corps study interviewee
"Viktor Orbán is leading Hungary away from the rule of law, from our fundamental rights, from EU solidarity, from the EU project. He is using public funds to wage a massive propaganda campaign against the European Union, against free movement and against the rule of law."Viviane Reding
Former Vice-President of the European Commision, responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship
A Chilean man spent 48 hours in a French detention centre. His account gives rare insight into how EU detention centers work—and how Europe is dealing with illegal migration.
The US Congress passes a short-term spending bill to avert a government shutdown, but the real fight will come after the Christmas holidays.
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Euronews recently met up with the EU’s foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, at the MED – Mediterranean Dialogues conference – in Rome.
A report by the International Organization for Migration has found that at least 33,761 migrants have died or gone missing in the Mediterranean between 2000 and 2017.
Migrants returning to the Ivory Coast to be repatriated reveal the horrors of the migrant slave trade.
Soros has accused Budapest of lying, while a top ruling party politician said the billionaire was engaged in a “frontal assault” against Hungary
With Moria camp now at more than double capacity on Lesvos, plight of refugees worsens.
The European Parliament has been called upon to introduce legislation to fight labour exploitation in the agricultural sector
Farmers have been protesting at the border fence between Mexico and the USA to argue against President Donald Trump's plan for a modernised border wall.
The Greek government has decided to shut some refugee camps to move people to houses in Athens and other better facilities
A year after the dismantling of the Calais jungle and the dispersal of 10,000 migrants across France, between 500 and 1,000 have returned.
Europol says the new trend shows how smugglers are having to find fresh ways to get people past border security.
Two years on, has Europe shown solidarity with Greece and Italy?
The Mayor of Chicago reassured Dreamers that they are safe and rejected the US President’s scrapping of DACA.
From Washington to Denver protesters condemn Trump's decision to scrap DACA immigration programme
The US administration's announcement that the 'Dreamers' programme will be scrapped has prompted a backlash in Washington.
Protests have taken place in Los Angeles and more are expected across the US as young immigrants fight to keep protections President Donald Trump has
The US president promised to scrap the protection scheme but has run into stiff opposition
Democratic lawmakers and a handful of Republicans are urging president Donald Trump not to scrap the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or
For many migrants on their way through Libya in search of a better life in Europe, Tripoli is the end of the road.
In one of the Libyan capital’s