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Here’s where Sweden’s foreigners come from

The Local- Published: 12 Sep 2016  Where do Sweden’s foreign-born residents come from? The refugee crisis makes it easy to presume that most who move to the Scandinavian country travel … Continue reading

September 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

What Is Aleppo? This Is Aleppo

ALAN TAYLOR – Earlier today, the Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson was asked by journalist Mike Barnicle “What would you do, if you were elected, about Aleppo?” Johnson  replied with his own … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Striking photos of WWII refugees escaping to safety in Syria

It’s amazing how quickly we forget history. The current war refugee situation in Europe is not the first of its kind and will probably not be the last. Just 70 … Continue reading

August 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

choices for Syrian kids

August 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Why Syrians are risking everything to reach Europe, explained in 9 devastating photos

by Zack Beauchamp on September 8, 2015 VOX– It took an image to wake up the world to the Syrian refugee crisis. The chilling photograph of toddler Aylan Kurdi’s body … Continue reading

September 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

How many migrants to Europe are refugees?

Economist– VIKTOR ORBÁN, Hungary’s prime minister, says the “overwhelming majority” of migrants in Europe are not refugees but are merely seeking a better life. Robert Fico, his Slovak counterpart, says … Continue reading

September 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Key Migration Terms

Migration › Key Migration Terms Assimilation – Adaptation of one ethnic or social group – usually a minority – to another. Assimilation involves the subsuming of language, traditions, values, mores and … Continue reading

September 6, 2015 · Leave a comment