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Chantal Da Silva
Chief Correspondent focusing on immigration and human rights issues. Previously , . DMs open/c.dasilva@newsweek.com
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Chantal Da Silva Feb 21
Replying to @tufayel @kileyreid
Currently reading the latter and can't put it down
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Graham Lanktree Feb 18
Look at the can of worms Brexit has opened.
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Janice Dickson Feb 18
It often takes years for women and girls who have been sex trafficked in Canada to escape. Some survivors reported being physically detained and threatened with violence. Often it was psychological manipulation that kept them from fleeing.
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Katy Fallon Feb 18
A young man from Syria has reportedly set fire to where he was living in Amygdaleza detention centre in Athens in protest at the living conditions. Bear in mind the Greek govt hopes to build 5 detention centres across the five main island hotspots.
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MSF Sea Feb 18
🔴BREAKING! & teams onboard have just rescued 84 people from a dangerously overcrowded wooden boat, 71 NM from the coast of . Luckily weather conditions were calm, as none of the survivors onboard the unseaworthy vessel were wearing lifejackets
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Chantal Da Silva Feb 18
Breaking: Bloomberg has just qualified for the next Democratic primary debate
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Zach Montellaro Feb 18
New NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist national poll has a whole lot of ! attached to it. Sanders 31% Bloomberg 19% Biden 15% Warren 12% Klobuchar 9% Buttigieg 8% (5.4 percentage point MOE)
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Newsweek Feb 18
trends as supporters flood social media ahead of Nevada caucus
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Chantal Da Silva Feb 17
DHS faces backlash over "menacing" plan to send "S.W.A.T." teams out to "knock on doors" in sanctuary cities
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NPR Feb 16
ICYMI: The Trump administration has notified Congress that it plans to divert $3.8 billion from the Defense Department's budget to build the border wall. That's in addition to more than $11 billion already identified for constructing border barriers.
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Ramsey Touchberry Feb 12
Did Trump learn any lessons from impeachment? His actions—& lawmakers' remarks—suggest not -"There haven't been very strong indicators this week that he has" -"IDK that you're seeing anything diff today than you have in the past"
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David Brennan Feb 12
News from London today as Yemeni complainants demand the arrest and investigation of American mercenaries and UAE officials accused of committing war crimes
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Chantal Da Silva Feb 12
More than 50,000 people have signed a petition demanding an investigation into the DOJ's Roger Stone reversal as prosecutors resign
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Chantal Da Silva Feb 12
Replying to @___ellie
You're a hero 🏆
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Katy Fallon Feb 12
Replying to @katymfallon
One of the worst things about Samos was the conditions particularly for unaccompanied minors - there is a severe lack of guardians for them. I wrote about it here a couple of weeks ago and it’s still on going
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Katy Fallon Feb 12
Recently on Samos I met unaccompanied minors w/scabies. Sharing these photos posted by Still Rise NGO to show current situ. “This is what untreated scabies looks like in the hands of a 15 year old unaccompanied minor living in a tent & without a guardian to take care of him.”
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Rose Kalemba Feb 9
The most powerful weapon a rapist has is to scare us into silence. By doing this they continue to victimize us for years & years after the initial attack. This is my story:
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Chantal Da Silva Feb 11
Nearly a third of asylum-seeking women fleeing sexual violence said they faced abuse again while destitute in Britain, study finds
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Asher Stockler Feb 11
Weinstein verdict could come as early as Tuesday.
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Luis Cortes-Romero Feb 11
I surprised my mom by reuniting her with her parents after 3 decades of them not seeing each other. Her parents live in MX, and my mom cannot visit bc of her imm status. When I went to law school, I vowed to figure out a way to reunite them, & was able to help them get visas.
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