Argument: Migration impacts social, cultural, economic spheres of society
- Debate: UN Convention on the Rights of Migrant Workers and their Families
- Debate: Nations should increase economic and social protections for migrants
Jason Deparle. "Global Migration: A World Ever More on the Move." New York Times. June 26th, 2010: "Even people who study migration for a living struggle to fully grasp its effects. 'Politically, socially, economically, culturally — migration bubbles up everywhere,' James F. Hollifield, a political scientist at Southern Methodist University, said. 'We often don’t recognize it.'" This makes protecting migrants that much more important.