After completing the first of two mandatory courses and whilst perusing the various resettlement magazines that decorated the waiting room, I came across an advertisement for a local careers fair being held a stone’s throw from my work place. 1,408 more words
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Local communities increasingly disillusioned with the promised benefits from increased gold production.
A recent report by Pambazuka News, a weekly forum for social justice in Africa, claimed that the suggested benefit to the Ivorian population from new gold mining ventures has been exaggerated, particularly so for those communities living within gold mining areas. 484 more words
Although state governors have no authority to stop resettlement of Syrian refugees because the federal government has sole authority when placing refugees, and there is no law or agreement that would permit a state to prevent refugees from particular countries from participation in the resettlement program, Alabama’s Republican Gov. 169 more words
A teenage girl whose claim that she was raped by Middle Eastern or North African men ignited a furor in Germany has admitted that she made up the story. 207 more words