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Art For Hope

Three Syrian artists exhibited their work at the St Ethelburga’s in London .  Hasan Abdalla, Esam Hamzeh and Tarek Tuma displayed paintings as part of project run by St Ethelburga’s which called People of the Earth: sowing seeds of human connection. 11 more words

Searching for Syria

I went to a summer camp to Bergen, Norway, last year. And while I was in there, I learned about refugees. It was actually not a term I am familiar with, but learning about them, and meeting two of them in person in the camp taught me a lot of things. 811 more words

Thoughts And Feelings

Paula Simons: Travelling hate circus staged anti-Syrian protest in Red Deer based on lie

A gang of bigots and yahoos descended Tuesday on Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School in Red Deer, mongering hate and nonsense.

Ostensibly, this was supposed to be a group of concerned parents worried about a violent incident at the school, supposedly carried out by a gang of Syrian refugees. 803 more words


Video of fight with Syrian, Canadian students sparks protest at Alberta school

RED DEER, Alta. — Educators and RCMP are trying to keep the peace at a central Alberta school after someone posted a video on social media of a fight between a small group of Syrian and Canadian students. 463 more words

Local News

Young Syrian refugees receive warm welcome from White Rock elementary students

When a group of White Rock students learned what life was like for youngsters escaping war-torn countries, they decided to do something about it.

Samantha Cyr said it all started with the girls’ book club at Ray Shepherd Elementary School in White Rock. 281 more words


This Refugee Camp In The Jordanian Desert Now Has Its Own Solar Farm | Fast Company

When the temperature soared to 100 degrees in the Azraq refugee camp in Jordan last week, refugees living there could keep fans running inside their shelters. 104 more words

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