Whats the difference between migrants, asylum seekers and refugees?

I Am the Spirit of Harriet Tubman 2021

In 2021, the Underground Railroad will emerge again. This time, the pathway will be different. This blog serves as a space for dialogue and resources for Black Americans who are interested in leaving the United States to move abroad or those who are already abroad and are afraid to return the USA due to fearContinue reading “I Am the Spirit of Harriet Tubman 2021”

What is Persecution?

Persecution is the systematic mistreatment of an individual or group by another individual or group. The most common forms are religious persecution, racism and political persecution, though there is naturally some overlap between these terms. Wikipedia For Black Americans, persecution can look like this: https://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/details-sparse-in-new-mexico-state-police-killing-of-unarmed-black-man/article_3fb7c596-24fa-11eb-8edf-0bc5c6bc95bd.html https://www.cnn.com/2020/12/08/us/ohio-police-shooting-casey-goodson/index.html https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/ohio-mayor-calls-fatal-police-shooting-black-man-stunning-disregard-n1252304?fbclid=IwAR2smks3FRk0cHCJGj7GhQ9dDRt0pc4AIxjcABkb-r0AyganeeHZqcSWpyk https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/opendemocracyuk/george-floyd-was-lynched/ https://www.reuters.com/article/us-minneapolis-police-protests/george-floyds-brother-decries-a-modern-day-lynching-in-testimony-to-congress-idUSKBN23H1NB https://www.nationalgeographic.com/history/2020/06/history-of-lynching-violent-deaths-reflect-brutal-american-legacy/