Without going into too much detail, the Dalai Lama stated the simple and unavoidable truth of the refugee situation: immigration, both legal and illegal, is not always a good thing.
The new figure is not only a record, it is also the first time that the numbers have surpassed 60 million—which means one in every 113 people worldwide is now either an asylum-seeker, internally displaced, or a refugee, the UN said.
Jo Cox had a lifelong record of public service and a deep commitment to humanity. She worked both for Oxfam and the anti-slavery charity, the Freedom Fund, before she was elected last year as MP for Batley and Spen – where she was born and grew up.
The only way for peace to be realized on this planet is for mutual respect and understanding to be adopted by believers of all faiths. Could it be possible? This good news, at least, hints at the possibility of it.
Describing a heartbreaking and horrific scene of hundreds of bodies floating on the surface of the Mediterranean, the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) confirmed Sunday that more than 700 asylum seekers drowned last week, capping off the deadliest period for those fleeing war and violence in over a year.
This info appears to confirm suspicions that the ouster of Brazilian President Rousseff is, in fact, a coup designed to eradicate a wide corruption probe.
Tritium in huge quantities is to be released into the Pacific ocean from Fukushima. It is radioactive and gets into the body through drinking water. Some scientists say it is safe, but many doctors and other scientists disagree. Cancer, danger to the fetus in the womb including microcephaly are potential outcomes.
2 weeks after the “leak” of the Panama Papers, the G20 met in Washington and just released a “crackdown” on tax haven anonymity for shell companies and individuals that will ensure the Global Financial System being introduced has all information on individuals, companies, etc. Will it apply to the elite though? the plan for global financial control is moving very rapidly.
Crystal clarity outlining the moves of the “controllers” bringing the onset of the next war. Alternative news is calling more and more to question and doubt the constant propaganda and the willingness to stand up and wake up is gaining. Excellent article on our current situation and the potential to bring about a different outcome.
Deputy head teacher Salah Farah was shot by the militant group Al-Shabaab after he refused to be separated from Christian passengers on a bus traveling between Nairobi and Mandera.
The situation faced by young girls in eastern Congo compelled the International Rescue Committee (IRC) to take action. The IRC initiated a project titled ‘Vision Not Victim.’ They invited some of the girls to share visions of their futures.
Now Women on Waves, an organization which uses ships to offer safe abortion services outside the territorial waters of countries where the procedure is restricted or forbidden, has announced that they will begin serving areas affected by Zika.
The people of Iran have launched an outdoor charity initiative, called ‘Operation Walls of Kindness to alleviate the poorest from poverty. This citizen-led project are walls where people can leave jacket, blanket, etc for those in need.