Happy International Migrants Day!
One of the few days in the calendar which is of significant meaning to me. Mobility is a frame of life, as aspiration and a will to do better for our families. On a personal note, I work with organizations who care for the the transnational subaltern at the scale of the homeland and the host land.
As a second-generation Gulf kid, migration is more than theory for the h index. Lived experience trumps the discourse on remittances.
From the girmitiya to the partition impacted to the tech folks on the H1B, precarity frames the migration journey.