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Who are the smugglers bringing people to Europe?

Over the past year, as the EU migration crisis continued to play out, I’ve had the great privilege to curate a series of research which took a close look at human smugglers themselves: who they are; how they came to be doing what they do; what they think about their work, and what it would take for them to stop facilitating the relentless movement of people. 762 more words

Africa

Just when you thought it was safe to plan that Libyan vacation

ISIS is reportedly down to its “last stand” in the Libyan city of Sirte, left controlling only about “two blocks,” which at the rate that operation is going could mean another three months of fighting. 380 more words

Furriners

A few months back, I’ve mulled over the prospect of travelling to Marrakech, as I’ve always wanted to visit this popular destination in Morocco, having previously visiting Agadir on the coast…

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Wanderlust

Who do I laugh at?

The sun came and went as ominous clouds marched across the sky. I shivered and wondered why I hadn’t checked the weather before I had walked to the park to study. 248 more words

North Africa

khSSna b3diyatna (we need each other)

Morocco isn’t the United States. This is clear from the first step off the plane where the efficient and lifesaving line is completely disregarded. People don’t form lines here, not even going through customs. 748 more words

Abroad

Spain Beware of earthquake

Over the past few months I have warned that there could be a significant quake in the Spain area. I would issue the warning again. 11/29/2016 sees another strong hit to the gravity of the area. 31 more words

Predictive Astronomy/Astrology

UPDATE: Somali Terrorist Attack - Suspect Named Abdul Razak Ali Artan - OSU Police Kill Black Male Attacker Armed With Butcher Knife During Attack Against Ohio State University Students...

At approximately 9:52am a Somali male, suspected to be 18-year-old Abdul Razak Ali Artan (pictured left), a Somali refugee with a legal alien status (green card), drove a vehicle into a crowd of students on the campus of Ohio State University. 525 more words