Tag:Refugees

Deportation Instead of Training

Come if You Can Cook "The law" as Charles Dickens' Mr. Bumble sagely observed "is an ass." Austria's economy is currently desperately short of ski...

Kickl Seeks Preventive Detention of ‘Dangerous’ Refugees

In a press conference Monday afternoon, Austrian Interior Minister Herbert Kickl (FPÖ) outlined his plans for "Sicherungshaft," a legal change that wo...

Ditch the Textbooks

The Holy Trinity of a formal education is classroom, exam, diploma. This model is being challenged all over the world. Ten-year-old Mohammed sits c...

Borderline | Austria’s Coalition Under Pressure

The present ÖVP-GRÜNE government was always an unlikely marriage. The growing possibility of another flood of refugees over the Turkish-Greek border is putting the young partnership to the test.