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So far, the National Front and other far-right parties have been alone in drawing direct links between immigration and terrorism. But times are changing: now even the Commission is joining in. The DG Home website tries to explain the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (Amif), a €3 billion facility supposed to help tackle the refugee… » read more

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The London stage is well-known for its shameless attempts to publicise productions, usually through thinly veiled references to current events. So is it just Heard in Europe, or is the Barbican’s latest staging of Sophocles’ Antigone channeling the our own present day Greek financial tragedy? More specifically, is the casting of Patrick O’Kane (pictured) as… » read more

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