Migration is Not a Crime

Lucia Vega Jimenez died on Dec. 20, 2013 in a Vancouver airport detention centre. What was her crime? Photo via Facebook

    Lessons from the Lucia Vega Jimenez case.   By Aurora Tejeida   It’s impossible to know what was going through Lucia Vega Jimenez’s head when she decided to hang herself in the shower stall of a migrant detention facility deep within YVR’s basement. But it’s not hard to guess.   People tend to

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Bye Vancouver

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Meet Henry Henry looks back on seven months living here   Henry is a 25-year-old student from Taipei, Taiwan. He is studying English at EC English Language Centres in downtown Vancouver. guidebook caught up with him at the Vancouver Public Library where he was studying with a schoolmate. guidebook: How long have you been in

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