GOP Governors Have Successfully Created a Migrant Crisis in Washington, DC

M. Felix has taken in at least seven refugee families since Texas Governor Greg Abbott started busing migrants to the US Capitol in the spring. The Washington, DC, resident, who chose to remain partially anonymous, part of the volunteer response to the city’s recent influx of people apprehended on America’s southern border, says they have … Read more

‘We miss our wartorn country, but London has welcomed us’: four Ukrainians on their new lives in the UK

A former Burberry exec who fled missiles and landmines for a safer life in Westminster with her son. A young artist who left her family in Kyiv to start a new life in Brixton. A lecturer from Lviv now working in Gail’s and her local GP surgery in Kentish Town. These are just some of … Read more

Russia’s Jews fear resurgent anti-Semitism amid Ukraine war – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article As Vladimir Putin’s war rages on for the fifth month in Ukraine and repression suffocates civil liberties back home, Russian Jews are worried they’ll soon become the Kremlin’s targets. Jews have been fleeing Russia in droves; those who’ve stayed behind are terrified of directly criticizing the war, which … Read more

Felix Project helps feed London’s displaced Ukrainians

The Felix Project has worked with the newly established Ukrainian Welcome Center to provide food and support as displaced Ukrainians make a new home in the capital after escaping their war-torn country Last Friday around 150 women and children enjoyed a hot dinner of pork, vegetable stews, rice and potatoes cooked and served by the … Read more

Felix Project helps feed London’s displaced Ukrainians

The Felix Project has worked with the newly established Ukrainian Welcome Center to provide food and support as displaced Ukrainians make a new home in the capital after escaping their war-torn country Last Friday around 150 women and children enjoyed a hot dinner of pork, vegetable stews, rice and potatoes cooked and served by the … Read more

Inside London’s Struggle to Wean Itself From Russian Billions

In the early hours of March 14, a small group of men, dressed mostly in black, pried open an entrance to one of London’s grandest mansions, triggering its alarm system. The six-story residence, with a white stucco frontage, sits on a highly trafficked 19th-century development that has for decades housed various viscounts, earls, and dukes. … Read more

‘No Rwanda’: Demonstrators protest at Gatwick immigration center ahead of first deportation flight – The Independent

‘No Rwanda’: Demonstrators protest at Gatwick immigration center ahead of first deportation flightThe Independent Migrants will be treated with ‘safety, dignity and respect’, says Rwanda high commissionerThe Telegraph Prince Charles and Boris Johnson are both hypocrites when it comes to Rwanda immigration planiNews Prince Charles’s Rwanda comments are dangerous for the royal family – private … Read more

Stall on oil ban shows EU capitals trying to limit pain of helping Ukraine – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article For many EU leaders, spiking inflation, especially in the cost of energy and food, is proving to be a scarier enemy than Russian President Vladimir Putin. The proof is in the now 25 days – and counting – they have failed to reach an agreement on banning Russian … Read more

Top London school’s lessons for Ukrainian child refugees

The £ 22,000-a-year Alleyn’s school in Dulwich has set aside a classroom and four teachers to provide intensive language lessons for youngsters arriving from the war-torn country unable to speak English in the hope they will help them settle. The lessons start after school and are aimed at children with very low levels of English … Read more

Ukraine must ‘decide its own future,’ Poland’s Duda tells MPs in Kyiv – POLITICO

Poland’s president told Ukrainian lawmakers that “only Ukraine has the right to decide on its future,” in a speech that was the first in-person address by a foreign head of state at Ukraine’s parliament since the Russian invasion. “Nothing about you without you,” Andrzej Duda told the assembly in Kyiv on Sunday, while slamming the … Read more