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Documenting the refugee exodus

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I came across this blog post, titled “Passing through – memories from the Western Balkan route”. For a long time, I have been thinking that the effort of large numbers of refugees to reach Europe (I dislike the term “refugee crisis”), and Europe’s response to it, is not just an important current issue; it will prove to be an issue of historical importance, one of the most important issues to study when we will be looking back at the first decades of the 21st century. 78 more words

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INCREASING XENOPHOBIA, BURDENED EARTH!

BIGGEST REFUGEE CRISIS SINCE WORLD WAR SHOWS THE UGLIEST FACE OF DISCRIMINATION

RAPID GLOBALIZATION OF ‘NO TO REFUGEES, IMMIGRANTS’

INCREASING GLOBALIZATION OF ‘NO TO FOREIGN WORKERS’ 97 more words

POLITICS

Sham President

 

Very, very successful

Really, really wrong,

A great, great developer

Really, really tall

It really is……………… 199 more words

Australia

In Honour of John Clarke

In deference and respect for John Clarke who died recently, I am going to use one of his approaches to writing a newspaper column which takes the form of answers to an apparent quiz. 370 more words

Australia

HRAS publishes desperate letter for help from abandoned crew of MV Liberty Prrudencia

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Immediate:  8 April 2017

Human Rights at Sea today publishes a copy of a desperate letter for help from the remaining Indian seafarers of the Hong Kong flagged MV Liberty Prrudencia abandoned in China by the owner Paramount Liberty Shipping (HK) Ltd, which has been sent to the charity as well as a number of other welfare organisations, including the ITF. 713 more words

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