Political Rhetoric Linking Migration to Coronavirus Stokes Up Xenophobia

Political Rhetoric Linking Migration to Coronavirus Stokes Up Xenophobia

The recent comments by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, which links migration to the spread of the coronavirus, represents cheap political rhetoric aimed at denigrating the immigrant community in Hungary. Arguably, this is in line with some far-right-wing camps in Europe who are stoking up xenophobic fears against refugees, asylum seekers, and migrants at a […]

Rohingya Crisis Possibly Crime Against Humanity

Rohingya Crisis Possibly Crime Against Humanity

The decision by the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Sept. 6, 2018, to investigate crimes against humanity allegedly committed by Myanmar military authorities has been welcomed by legal experts as the only way to end the ever escalating refugee crisis and human suffering of the minority Rohingya Muslims. According to media reports, over 700,000 hapless […]