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The paradox of migration • spotlight.africa
The world is aghast following reports of Mexican migrant children being forcibly separated from their parents and detained in cages as they make their crossing, even if illegal, into the USA. The ongoing horrors perpetrated by Donald Trump and those in his administration are added to the unceasing drownings of North-African citizens in the Mediterranean Sea as they seek passage into a seemingly more hopeful Europe. Jean Amegble, commenting on migratory patterns, argues that “there is an untold and paradoxical …