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Calais Migrants Storm P&O Ferry During Visit by UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

Calais Migrants Storm P&O Ferry During Visit by UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

Migrants attempting to reach Britain illegally, stormed aboard the P&O “Spirit of Britain” ferry docked in the port of Calais on Saturday forcing harbour authorities to close the port as security forces expelled the group. This followed a day of solidarity demonstrations with the 4,000 refugees in Calais organised by left wing activists and Open […]

Calais to Nimes (and Back), French Police set up a Migrant Airlift Merry Go Round

Calais to Nimes (and Back), French Police set up a Migrant Airlift Merry Go Round

When a French judge recently ordered the government to upgrade and improve the squalid, unsanitary conditions in the notorious, crime-ridden squat known as the Jungle outside the channel port of Calais, he probably reckoned without this sort of outcome! The Calais Jungle is where an estimated 6,000 squatters daily make disruptive and illegal efforts to […]

Migrants: “No Borders” Activists on the French-Italian Frontier and Squatters at Calais

Migrants: “No Borders” Activists on the French-Italian Frontier and Squatters at Calais

As winter approaches, tensions are set to rise in the squats and camps where many among the stream of migrants that poured into the European Union all summer, remain in unwelcoming environments. The migrant issue has become the greatest source of political strain and dissension in the EU since the Franco-German project was first set up […]

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