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Let's Talk About: Syrian Refugees

The photo of this young boy from Aleppo has spread across the internet and has sparked conversation about Syrian refugees. It seems that it would be hard for anyone to look in this boy’s eyes and tell him he can not go to safety. 1,178 more words


They Took In One Refugee Family. But Families Don’t Have Borders. - The New York Times

When ordinary Canadians signed up to help Syrian refugees, neither group expected to face agonizing questions from half a world away.

Source: They Took In One Refugee Family. 10 more words


H&F Council only agrees to take 10 unaccompanied refugee children

In August the Hammersmith and Fulham Council leader Cllr Stephen Cowan went on a publicity seeking visit to the Calais Jungle.

With the Labour leadership contest under way at the time he felt it was an appropriate opportunity to boost Owen Smith’s campaign with a swipe at Jeremy Corbyn. 276 more words

Children In Care

The taste of home.

If I am on a plane or sitting in a public place, I love to people watch. I make random and outlandish assumptions about the people I am watching and invent their life within my imagination. 495 more words


Choice and why this freedom cancels out hardship.

Reading about the plight of the young girls ( and boys) caught in the Syrian conflict, it seems almost impossible for them to engage with Education with any substance or consistency. 397 more words


Edmonton police receive human rights award for work with Syrian families

The Edmonton Police Service was honoured for its efforts to welcome Syrian families who arrived in the city earlier this year.

The EPS received the Human and Civil Rights Award at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) in San Diego on Oct. 586 more words