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EU's new eastern leaders stick to guns on refugees

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The new prime ministers of Poland and the Czech Republic vowed not to give any ground on the divisive issue of hosting refugees as they arrived in Brussels on Thursday for their first summit of European Union leaders.

Help Legal Centre #Lesvos Crowdfund to Secure Justice for the Moria 35

Legal Centre Lesbos is urgently raising funds to provide effective legal defence for Refugees facing criminal charges following a peaceful protest in Moria Detention camp on Lesvos, Greece. 449 more words

Aristides de Sousa Mendes resisting Refugee Policy in Portugal

Whilst the story of Oskar Schindler still dominates public discourse about rescuers during the Holocaust, Frederica Jordão shares the story of Aristides de Sousa Mendes’s… 1,367 more words

Aid Workers Say at Least 6,700 Rohingya Were Killed in Myanmar Crackdown

(BANGKOK) — International aid group Doctors Without Borders said its field survey has found at least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed between August and September in a crackdown by Myanmar’s security forces. 355 more words

Messages, Reasons and Criticisms - Group Discussion 2

The Cellist of Sarajevo is a protest against war. In my introductory post, I theorize that this novel is a commemoration for the awful siege of Sarajevo. 1,036 more words

Stephen Galloway


Human Flow (2017)

The Middle East’s human refugee crisis is one of the most serious problems in the world right now. Human Flow documents the problem but sadly does not live up to the magnitude of the situation. 515 more words

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