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Feb 10, 2017
In December, Jérôme Sessini traveled to the western end of the US-Mexican border.
From Tijuana to Mexicali, he documented the lives of migrants and the impact the current border has on the landscapes and local communities.


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Featured Essays
Feb 10, 2017
With three political rallies held up to now (first in Brachay and in Frejus in September 2016, then Lyon, in February 2017), Marine Le Pen is now officially on the campaign trail for the French Presidency.
As polls place her as a finalist for the final round, Marine Le Pen addresses the worries of the "Forgotten France" ("La France des Oubliés") and develops the party's main political themes (immigration,... More...
Featured Essays
Nov 16, 2016
Jerome Sessini documented the Kurdish Peshmerga offensive against Islamic State (IS) in the city of Bashiq over the last month. Then crossed the region to cover Iraqi forces pushing towards Mosul, the jewel in the crown of towns captured and controlled by IS since 2014. Resistance has been fierce with IS proving an experienced and determined enemy with no fear of death or martyrdom.

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Featured Essays
Nov 16, 2016
In August 2016, photographer Jerome Sessini traveled to several cities throughout the U.S. to explore the effects of sanctuary city policies. Sanctuary cities are jurisdictions where local law enforcement authorities do not collaborate with federal agencies such as ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement), to help deport undocumented immigrants.

The sanctuary city debate has been a hot topic during... More...
Oct 3, 2016
Violent clashes erupted in the so-called Jungle camp in Calais, home to thousands of migrants, after a demonstration in their support was banned by local authorities. The clashes opposed far left « No border » militants and migrants to the police, leaving 5 policemen and one photographer injured. Another 150 protesters who left Paris aboard four coaches, were blocked by police at a toll road 50 km... More...
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