New York is rediscovering resistance. Many fear the city’s reputation as a multicultural bastion of liberal values is under threat from the anti-immigration agenda of the new US president. Demonstrating against Donald Trump, residents say, isn’t enough, and they are seeking all kinds of ways to raise their voice in protest.
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A Syrian dentist working as a dishwasher, an Iranian midwife who can’t get a job, a professional hairdresser told to retrain. This is happening in Germany, which has a shortage of skilled labor. The German integration law is supposed to support asylum-seekers in learning enough German to be able to find a job. But all too often, red tape gets in the way.
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