Immigrant art project wins Saatchi gallery prize


Immigrant art project wins Saatchi gallery prize
A Cypriot art project highlighting the plight of immigrants crossing the Mediterranean has claimed first prize in an international competition. The piece “Immigrants” is constructed around a boat owned by the Colossi council that was marked for disposal.
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How Danish Citizen Groups Are Pushing Back Against Harsh New Anti-Immigrant Laws
A new law allows authorities to seize valuable items, in some reports including jewelry, and lengthens the amount of time from one to three years that admitted refugees must wait to sponsor close relatives for immigration. The government's strong …
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Sioux Falls among new immigrant 'gateway' cities
Sioux Falls is one of the nation's fastest growing immigrant "gateway" cities, according to a new report. Governing magazine analyzed immigration data from the U.S. Census for cities with populations of 100,000 or more. Only 20 cities had a higher …
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Anti-immigrant vandalism forces Apex man from home
Apex, N.C. — Jose Ramirez has lived quietly in Apex for five years, but he's now staying with friends and seeking a new home after finding racist comments spray-painted on his house last month. Ramirez was at a party with friends on Feb. 20, and when …


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