Dr. Sofia José Santos and Dr. Rita Santos published an article titled “Covid-19 pandemic: the reproduction and contestation of securitisation of asylum seekers, immigrants and Afro-descendants in the Portuguese media”, in From the European South. The abstract explains that the authors use thematic qualitative content analysis to “explore how migrants, refugees/asylum seekers and Afro-descendants – that is, racialised people who are often read as non-Portuguese – have been portrayed by the media, and the idea of ‘non-Portugueseness’, constructed in relation to this phenomenon.”

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