Category Archive: Migration

For no frills budget travel, try migrant sea crossings – without a lifejacket

It’s something that wouldn’t sound out of place in a sketch satirising the marketing practices of certain low-cost airlines: “Lifejackets are an optional extra”. (The sketch already exists in fact, see here). But imagine… Continue reading

Louis in Athens: “Drogba and I are from the same village”

Louis, 23, plays for Greece’s Homeless Football team, which trains every Sunday evening on a pitch on the outskirts of Athens. Louis: “I eat football, I sleep football, I wake up: football! I… Continue reading