Immigrations, Migrations and Refugees: Global Perspectives, 1941-1996

News articles, radio and television transcripts covering reports on human migrations and refugee experiences collected by the Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) from 1940s to 1996.

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1941 - 1996
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • License Information Unlimited simultaneous users licensed.
  • Publisher Readex / NewsBank
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts
  • Description Archive of translated and English-language radio and television broadcasts, newspapers, periodicals, government documents and books providing global insight on immigration in the mid-to-late 20th century. Reports begin with the refugee flows during World War II and cover all crises through 1996. Includes firsthand accounts and news reports of post-World War II Jewish resettlement, South African apartheid, Latin American migrations to the United States, and more. The contents was collected and translated by the Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS), a U.S. government organization that became part of the CIA.