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Special feature Kingsley Aikins 6 March 2018

New diaspora capital

According to the UN more than 244 million people now live outside the country they were born in, an increase of 41 per cent since 2000. A new geography has been created through migration: the …

Special feature 1 Kingsley Aikins 6 March 2018

The skill of the Irish

In the 19th and 20th centuries, 10 million people emigrated from Ireland. The good news is that this has resulted in a diaspora of over 70 million people, with more than 44 million living in …