Tag Archives: Lampedusa

On the high seas

I promised that shortly I was going to write about my ship job and what I was doing here…I am currently on a ship in the Mediterranean Sea somewhere off the coast of Libya. I work for SOS Méditerranée, a … Continue reading

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A powerful comment on the Mediterranean drownings

A picture speaks a thousand words… I didn’t draw this. I haven’t been able to find out who drew this cartoon. If you did draw it, let me know and I will happily credit you or remove it if that’s what you prefer. 

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2013 in review: Looking back

A month or so ago, one of my Laval colleagues wrote in a forum, “I looooooooooove December for the news summaries!”  I’m glad I’m not the only one.  Before getting cracking on New Year’s resolutions, catch-up Haiti blogs and slightly … Continue reading

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Lampedusa I

I’m trying to write a radio script on the Lampedusa boat disaster– the boat that sunk and killed around 300 illegal migrants, men and women, children and adults, on Thursday, less than a kilometer from shore. Somalians, Eritreans, Syrians. It’s … Continue reading

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