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Freedom Day

Today we celebrate Freedom Day here in sunny South Africa. The problem is, we may have Freedom but we do not have peace. Every day my Facebook and Twitter feeds are packed with stories about xenophobia, criminality, hi-jacking, rape, murder… the list goes on and on. 441 more words

In My Opinion

Global Citizen is the New Black

Let’s get something straight: every single human life matters. No matter what country, religion, sect, village, tribe, or corner of this messed up world you come from, we all share the same Planet Earth. 1,165 more words

Empathy

No End to Tears: Refugee Deaths in the Mediterranean

Those who work in the human rights arena are quite good at statistical information. Right now, all eyes are on the Mediterranean as authorities are claiming that the latest deaths of refugees on packed boats is the worst disaster to hit this body of water, … 646 more words

Sicily

How to handle the Sicily Channel emergency

Yet another boat loaded with immigrants sank in the Sicily Channel. The exact number of the victims is unknown, but a widely accepted estimate put them at 700. 108 more words

Crime And Court News

Landscape Architecture in Refugee Camps

Click the link to get to a powerpoint explaining the impact landscape architecture can have on the refugee population!

http://youtu.be/D38iD0Kay0E

Refugee Camps