Covid-19

We know what this is about, right?

The US reopens to foreign visitors* | Anne Lekas Miller | Episode 39

The US reopens to foreign visitors* | Anne Lekas Miller | Episode 39

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Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Covid-19
The true citizens of nowhere

The true citizens of nowhere

Citizenship isn't belonging to one nation or a few. It's giving up a bit of the self for the collective.

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Covid-19
New travel rules: Brits can go play around the world... but the world is not welcome here

New travel rules: Brits can go play around the world... but the world is not welcome here

Only those vaccinated by the NHS will be spared quarantine in England. Changes once again fall short for transnational families.

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Travel
Is travel from amber list countries dangerous? A look at the data.

Is travel from amber list countries dangerous? A look at the data.

Are travel restrictions commensurate with the public health risk? Or are they a mildly xenophobic bit of security theatre?

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Politics
The post-Brexit immigration scheme ends in a month. Its flaws could show up in a decade.

The post-Brexit immigration scheme ends in a month. Its flaws could show up in a decade.

Here are all the ways the EU Settlement Scheme could be a slow-motion crash. (It may well not be. We just won't know for a while.)

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Immigration
"You don’t have to be a globalist to want other countries to stop sucking away your tax base"

"You don’t have to be a globalist to want other countries to stop sucking away your tax base"

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Covid-19
Episode 29: Vaccine nationalism is winning, with Tania Cernuschi

Episode 29: Vaccine nationalism is winning, with Tania Cernuschi

More than half of Covid-19 vaccines administered so far have been in high-income countries, which account for just 15% of the world population. Four out of five doses are purchased outside COVAX, the UN-backed procurement scheme that had attempted to set up fair and equal access for all countries. The

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Podcast
Episode 27: For transnational families, lockdown has no end

Episode 27: For transnational families, lockdown has no end

The UK is reopening, but not transnational families. Visiting friends or relatives abroad is the second most frequent reason for foreign travel. It's about one in four trips out of the UK, twice the volume of business travel. Travel restrictions have reduced these trips to a trickle. For millions who

Isabelle Roughol
Isabelle Roughol
Podcast
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