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.
This article covers a lot of territory in the many areas where refugees are and what is being done to help them, what the refugees themselves are doing. Also on thread I've included how YOU can help to a link that offers many ways you can do this.
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.
. 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.
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.
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
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
Lush forests, sandy beaches and emerald waters are not what many people expect to see when they think of Russia. In fact, the southern Russian Far East has greater biodiversity than any other temperate region in the world. It is NOT Siberia.
And that doesn't include the Internally Displaced Persons data. UNHCR spokesperson said the total number of registered Syrian refugees who are children is nearly 2M, and more than 1M of those children are under 12. Many have fled to neighboring nations
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
A complication is the fact that the chaos in Syria has been aggravated by the political & sectarian agendas of the Gulf states & Iran. The asylum process in GCC countries is vague & complicated. A difficult-to-secure work or visitor's visa is the only way
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.
There is something we all must face. This war, the destruction of Palmyra, the nearly 4 million Syria refugees, the 100,000 dead, this war would not be going on if it werenâEUR(TM)t considered both contained and profitable.... If we look at Syria alone, anti
Palestinians at home and in exile don't know whether to laugh or cry at the unfolding spectacle, which may herald a succession process. Abbas, now 80, appears to have hand-picked Saeb Erekat (to handle international community) & Majid Faraj (Internal)