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The stuff of legend

Today was a Bank Holiday in England and once the torrential rain stopped at lunchtime Sigoth and I ventured out into the spring sunshine, swathed against the elements and blinking in the light like newly hatched chicks. 762 more words

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Give them information

In the information and technology age, it is hard for us to imagine the fear of the unknown. In a few seconds, we can find the answer to any question at our fingertips. 74 more words

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Macedonian officials use tear gas on trapped refugees

Earlier today, Macedonian police attacked a group of refugees who were stuck behind a barbed wire fence that separates Macedonia from Greece with tear gas. About 12,000 innocent migrants are stuck behind this fence, living in a camp with inhumane conditions. 66 more words

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The question shouldn't be why, but why not?

An article written by Time a few months back should make even the most oppositional citizen rethink their stance on allowing Syrian refugees into the Unites States. 35 more words

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Making it to America is only half the battle for this Syrian family

For the Syrian refugees who are lucky enough to find safety in the United States, their struggles don’t end the moment they reach our soil. In fact, the struggle has only just begun. 74 more words

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I like weird people

I saw this quote online just now and I really related to it. I am really badly socially awkward and struggle to have anything in common with most girls, as I don’t dress particularly girlie and I rarely wear make up. 253 more words

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Government officials simply do not understand how our resettlement program works

No media organization in the world makes documentaries that provide as much insight on little-publicized global issues as Vice. A few months back, the cutting edge news outlet delivered once again with a thought-provoking short film on the Syrian refugee issue and how ignorant government officials are on the country’s resettlement program. Check it out here:

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