Refugees stranded outside gates of Baghdad; fears of ISIS Trojan Horse

The Daily Mail reported yesterday (hat tip: Kyle) that thousands of Iraqi refugees fleeing Ramadi are now trapped between the ISIS-controlled city and the safety of Baghdad.  255 more words

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Rep. Peter King to hold hearing this week on Syrian refugee security screening

Update May 20th:  Hearing postponed (here).  What is up with that?

Rep. King (R-NY) has announced a hearing this Thursday (hat tip: Rosemary), May 21, 9 a.m. 202 more words

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Communist icon Angela Davis: "The refugee movement is THE movement of the 21st century"

That’s what we learn at OccupyMN’s facebook page thanks to reader Joanne.

Former Communist Party USA President Angela Davis (didn’t you think she might be dead by now) is interviewed in Germany with African asylum seekers demanding their rights. 170 more words

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Traveling again....

I hate to leave. There is so much happening and so much news being made around the country and the world on this topic that needs to be posted, and I will be missing it!  133 more words

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Idaho newspaper: NO worries about Syrian refugees coming to Twin Falls; just paranoia

All that news recently about Idaho being a hot spot for refugee resettlement must have stirred the pot there and thus the Idaho Press-Tribune editorial board apparently decided it was their duty to tamp it down before it got out of control. 415 more words

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