Life on hold – Stories from migrants stuck in Greece

Six hundred tents lie under the sun, on the concrete. This is what the Piraeus port in Athens looked like back in June. by Daniela Sala This article was originally published in Italian in July, feautured by Vita website. Numbers are updated up to June 30th. In late July, Pireaus port self-organised settlement was dismantled and … Continue reading Life on hold – Stories from migrants stuck in Greece

Telling migration: a challenge for journalists and activists

Are we actually under siege? Is Europe overwhelmed by refugees? If we look at figures, they will tell us the opposite. Nevertheless, the current mainstream narrative about migration (from politicians to media) is partly telling us that we are somehow under siege. By Daniela Sala It is of course a simplistic and sometimes racist narrative. … Continue reading Telling migration: a challenge for journalists and activists