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Aceh fishermen rescue 370 boat people

Jakarta – More than 370 migrants and asylum seekers were rescued off Aceh province early Wednesday,  an  official said.

Fishermen brought the dehydrated and hungry boat people ashore from two vessels after midnight, said Khairul Nova, the chief of the search and rescue agency in the town of Langsa. 261 more words


Indonesian military tells fishermen not to help migrants unless they are sinking

Jakarta – The Indonesian military has urged fishermen not to help Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants to reach the country’s shores unless their boat is sinking. 225 more words


Child in the Middle of Chaos - Part 2

This is Cadman tuning in with you and this has been the worst week of my life. First, the rebels killed half of my village, now they want me to do the same to the others in Uganda. 145 more words


We Just Can't Solve This!

There are times when, despite our best efforts, we can’t resolve conflict. One alternative is to use what I call “clean escalation”. While it is always best to resolve a disagreement directly with the person involved, if you cannot come to alignment about how to resolve a problem, you can escalate the conflict to a decision maker. 248 more words


Baltimore and the end of the end of history

Guest author: Erick Omena de Melo
Oxford Brookes University – Department of Planning. Webpage

The Baltimore riots are the latest of several challenges to the idea of the “end of history”, notably subsumed by the ending of the TV series “The Wire”, which is coincidentally set in the same city. 878 more words

Planning, City, And Society

Captain abandoned boat carrying Rohingyas, Bangladeshis: IOM

Jakarta – The captain abandoned a boat carrying migrants from Myanmar’s persecuted Rohingya minority and Bangladesh before the passengers steered the vessel to shore off Aceh province over the weekend, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said. 241 more words