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Virunga Nation Park (DRC) trip report

For anybody thinking of crossing from Rwanda into the DRC to track gorillas, this detailed & up-to-date trip report on the ThornTree is well worth a read:  11 more words

Les migrants haïtiens doivent savoir ce qui les attend, croit un élu new-yorkais

Hopefully this kind of initiative, along with Canadian consulate outreach to Haitian and other communities in the USA, will reduce the flow:

Venu de la Grosse Pomme pour vérifier si le Canada est vraiment l’eldorado imaginé par de nombreux ressortissants haïtiens, le conseiller municipal new-yorkais Mathieu Eugène promet de remettre les pendules à l’heure auprès de la communauté en rentrant chez lui.

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Immigration

Will Haitians force Trudeau into being hard-hearted? Andrew MacDougall

I always find MacDougalls’ (former Harper PMO Director of Communications) commentary valuable and thoughtful given his conservative perspective is expressed and argued in a largely non-partisan manner (in contrast to some former CPC staffers such as Candice Malcolm and Mark Bonokoski in Sun media). 751 more words

Immigration

What Has President Trump Done In His First 6 Months in Office? 93 Accomplishments!

Many liberal are saying that he has done nothing! They look only at health care, which he can’t really control; a few Republican senator and all Democratic senators are to blame for that. 855 more words

US Government/Politics/White House

Canada welcomes refugees, but shuts the door on asylum seekers: Vic Satzewich

A reminder to those critical from the right of the Liberal government’s approach of the alternative critique from the left, suggesting that the Liberals remain in the centre: 775 more words

USA

Tour operator & Congo feedback

Nancy writes:

My husband and I just finished a month long tour of Rwanda and wanted to give you some feedback about the tour companies we used. 487 more words

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Paso Jeínemeni, border crossing point

Location No.: 51

Time spent there: 10 minutes on 01/31/17

This was the second time I had walked across the border between two countries. 273 more words

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