Refugees Face Indifference, Hostility in French Camp

I have been visiting regularly the refugee camp in Calais, France, which increasingly looks like a suburb of the city. The so-called “jungle” is home to a group of friends struggling to hold their lives together in the teeth of sometimes the indifference...

Refugees in French Camp Endure ‘Awful Conditions’

To leave people in such an inhuman place is a scandal, whatever one’s views on immigration. That was the response of Sam King, pastor of Calne Baptist Church in Wiltshire, United Kingdom, who recently saw the shocking conditions at the Calais refugee camp on the...

British Baptist Volunteers Reach Out to Migrants

It’s been the focus of much coverage this summer, but beyond the headlines what’s life like for those living in the Calais “jungle,” a makeshift migrant camp near the French coastal city? And is there anything those moved by the unfolding...