How Fox News Distorts the Truth About Asylum

Sister Norma Pimentel reaches for a balloon as children play around her during Children’s Day—Dia Del Niño—celebration at the Humanitarian Respite Center on Friday, April 30, 2021, in McAllen, Tex. Children’s Day originated in Mexico to honor and celebrate children, and to promote their well-being. (Delcia Lopez / The Monitor via AP) Subscribe to The … Read more

Why So Many Ukrainians Are Returning Home

Oleksandr, 26 kisses his soon Egor, 2, as they meet at the train station after more than two months separated for the war in Kyiv, Ukraine. (Emilio Morenatti/AP Photo) Subscribe to The Nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Thank you for signing up for The Nation‘s weekly newsletter. Thank you for … Read more

The Racism and Incoherence of the World’s Asylum Systems

Julie Joseph from Opir (a river in Ukraine) and MOOL (Massive Outpouring of Love) Charity loads donated aid to be sent to Ukrainian Refugees, March 21, 2022. The aid is being loaded into vehicles at their depot in Dumfries ahead of departing for Ukraine tomorrow. (Andrew Milligan/PA Images via Getty Images) Subscribe to The Nation … Read more

Poles Have Opened Their Arms to Ukrainians—but Will It Last?

Poland welcomes separated families fleeing Ukraine on March 8, 2022. (Juan Carlos Lucas / Getty Images) Lublin, Poland—More than 3 million refugees have fled Ukraine since Russia invaded three weeks ago, making this Europe’s largest refugee crisis since World War II. More than 60 percent—about 1.9 million—have escaped to Poland. “I didn’t even think about … Read more