Akomolafe, Femi
May 2004
New African;May2004, Issue 429, p56
Reports on restrictions to African immigrants in the Netherlands. Rules when going to that country and when marrying a Dutch citizen; Language policy to integrate immigrants; Tendency of politicians to blame immigrants for the country's problems.


Related Articles

  • Desperation at Europe's back gate. Sage, Adam // New Statesman;10/10/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4761, p15 

    Reports on the increasingly desperate attempts of Africans to reach Melilla and Ceuta, Spain's other enclave in North Africa, over the last six weeks. Efforts to climb over three metre-high border fences in groups of several hundred at a time, using ladders made from pine branches held together...

  • BLACKS VS. BROWNS. Miles, Jack // Atlantic (02769077);Oct92, Vol. 270 Issue 4, p41 

    Examines the economic competition between Latinos and African-Americans and its impact on the U.S. domestic and foreign immigration policies. Absence of any need to prove U.S. citizenship to avail of education or licenses in Los Angeles; Need of the Mexicans to come to terms with Central...

  • Another American Dilemma: Race vs. Immigration. Jonas, Gilbert // New Politics;Winter2006, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p107 

    Focuses on the status of race discrimination and immigration policies in the U.S. after the Civil War. Problems being faced by African Americans in the society; Changes made in the policies and practices of the trade unions on employing minorities; Manifestations of hostility directed towards...

  • Quebec Immigrants to Learn French.  // Language Magazine;Dec2008, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p17 

    The article offers information on the new policy for Quebec immigrants to learn French language. Immigrants applying to visit the province are required to learn French before their application be approved. The new policy incorporates the understanding in the province that men and women have...

  • Diasporic Identity Formation Among Cape Verdeans in Boston. Gibau, Gina S├ínchez // Western Journal of Black Studies;Summer2005, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p532 

    Cape Verdeans in Boston are an African diasporic population who have created and recreated new politicized identities in relation to processes of racialization and sociocultural adjustment. The Cape Verde Islanders who first immigrated to the US did so out of economic necessity, escaping the...

  • Black New Yorkers returning south. Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News;4/6/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 15, p1 

    The article presents information on the migration of African Americans to the south of the U.S. If the migration trend continues, not only will the Black share of New York's population, which dipped below 25 percent in 2000, continue to decline, but a higher proportion of Black Over the past few...

  • "Black Atlantis". Vernon, Karina // West Coast Line;2008, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p88 

    The article focuses on the migration policy implemented by the federal government to restrict the entry of black immigrants in Canada. In 1912, the government has signed the Order-in-Council # 1324 to restrict black migration in the country. In early 1953, few blacks were able to enter Canada...

  • African immigrants making headway in USA. Goffe, Leslie // New African;Dec2011, Issue 512, p102 

    The article focuses on the increasing population of African immigrants in the U.S. It notes that the number of Africans in the U.S. has multiplied over the past 20 years from around 400,000 in 1990 to almost 2 million in 2011, after the end to a restrictive U.S. immigration laws. Also, it...

  • No Irish Need Apply. Buckley Jr., William F. // National Review;8/23/2004, Vol. 56 Issue 16, p50 

    Considers the dilemma of illegal immigration. Example of the tale of the Cap Anamur, in which 37 African passengers attempted to land on the coast of Sicily, stating that they were Sudanese refugees from the terror and starvation associated with the oppressions of Darfur; Revelation of the...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics