UK is not offering proportional asylum compared with European counterparts. We can't allow refugees who have risked their lives to escape horrendous conflict and violence to be left living in dire, unsafe and inhumane conditions in Europe. We must help
AylanâEUR(TM)s family was one of thousands fleeing Syria in search of safety in Europe. They set out on that dangerous journey after an application one of AylanâEUR(TM)s uncles had made to resettle with an aunt in Canada was rejected for unknown reasons.
The Islamic State has released a chilling new video showing the execution of four Shiite prisoners by burning in Iraq. The four men are accused of being members of the Shiite Popular Resistance Committees
. We're also calling on wealthier countries to do more to meet refugees' most urgent needs -- and to help bring an end to the Syrian war and other man-made crises that have forced nearly 60 million people from their homes worldwide.
SumOfUs is an activist organization that fights against corporate abuses. But now they have put together an action page of ways regular people can help during the current refugee crisis. People are dying. Governments are failing them. We need to act.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says disturbing photos of a dead Syrian child on a Turkish beach show the need to "stop the boats", as the New York Times published stinging criticism of Australia's "unconscionable" border protection methods.
He forced the 24~year-old woman to get in his car at gunpoint. He took her to his apartment, where he raped her and bragged about how he had killed ten people. He also explained that since he was a Swedish citizen, he was now free to rape because he co
This is not a refugee crisis. This is a hijrah. Hijrah, or jihad by emigration, is, according to Islamic tradition, the migration or journey of Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Yathrib, later renamed by him to Medina, in the year 622 CE.
Although Hezbollah announced public support for the protests, the declaration is perceived by most as insincere and politically motivated, and the Shia party has become a target for the protesters' anger.
The supermoon lunar eclipse will be visible throughout North and South America the night of September 27, NASA said, while those in Europe and Africa can see it in the early morning hours of September 28
KABUL - A city at war, the Afghan capital is among the ugliest in the world. Wide avenues once lined with rose gardens are today gridlocked streets sandwiched by concrete blast walls protecting those inside from the bombs and bullets that form the
Western weapons never drown at sea. The same countries rushing to rip Syria to shreds for geopolitical gains refuse to take responsibility for their role or accept even a modest number of Syrian refugees.
Roommates can be a pain: loud music deep into the night, dishes left in the sink for days. But Mareike Geiling and Jonas Kakoschke (theyâEUR(TM)re a couple) say their Berlin flat has never been cleaner since their new roommate from Mali moved in.
As former Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina is held in jail on corruption charges, investigative journalist Allan Nairn looks at how Perez Molina could also be charged for his role in the mass killings of indigenous Guatemalans in the 1980s. In 1982,
As I discussed in a previous article, the 2030 Agenda is taking the principles and goals laid out in Agenda 21 to an entirely new level. Agenda 21 was primarily focused on the environment, but the 2030 Agenda addresses virtually all areas of human activi