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U.S. to End Funding to U.N. Agency That Helps Palestinian Refugees

WASHINGTON — The United States government has decided to stop all funding it gives to a United Nations agency that provides assistance to millions of Palestinian refugees, ending a decades-long policy of supporting it, according to [...]
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Lebanon Dispatch: Lebanese Town Flooded by Refugees Hopes for Return to Normal

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Residents of Arsal, which had four times as many Syrians as local residents, hope the winding down of the Syrian war will allow refugees to return. Source: NYT > World
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Doors for Refugees Close as Displaced Population Soars, U.N. Says

4 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] A refugee agency’s annual report shows no letup in the number of people who fled their homes in 2017. Source: NYT > World
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Ivanka Trump Just Rubbing Her Non-Interned Baby In Refugees’ Jailed Faces

5 months ago | 0 comment
“Grandpa separates families at the border!” On Sunday, Ivanka Trump spent the entire day being dragged for an oblivious tweet (at best it was oblivious; the alternative is she did that shit on purpose) of her and her child spending a lovely [...]
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US Diplomats Said ‘Please Don’t Deport Refugees, It’s Bad.’ Trump Said, ‘We Still Have Diplomats?’

6 months ago | 0 comment
Screw you, huddled masses. And your stupid anchor babies, too. Let’s begin with a brief word of clarification to random lackwits on Twitter who may read this: This is not a story about illegal immigrants. This is a story about people who [...]
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Quebec Mosque Shooter Was Consumed by Refugees, Trump and Far Right

6 months ago | 0 comment
He was impassive while Megda Belkacemi, the 29-year-old daughter of one of the victims, the university professor Khaled Belkacemi, testified about seeing her father with a hole where one of his eyes should have been. But when the judge [...]
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Judges Ruling Teen Refugees May Access Abortion Care? LA LA LA JEFF SESSIONS CAIN’T HEAR YOU AGAIN!

10 months ago | 0 comment
There’s aggressive lawyering, and there’s being an asshole. When it comes to pregnant girls in ICE custody, the Jeff Sessions Justice Department is being a royal asshole. We’re now in the second round of litigation to establish the right [...]
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On Trip to Bangladesh, Subway Bomb Suspect Reached Out to Refugees

10 months ago | 0 comment
For instance, Sheikh Hasina, the prime minister, expressed outrage at the first blogger killing in 2013. But after it happened again and then again, part of a wave of assassinations against writers, publishers, gay activists and Hindus [...]
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Beirut Journal: Lebanon’s Palestinian Refugees Resist from the Sidelines

10 months ago | 0 comment
The cafe owner, Abed al-Hussein, nicknamed Mr. Eid, was in fact brewing coffee after coffee for a group of older men who sat in front of a television, disgruntled by the day’s news. “I wish we never had to hear about America,” said [...]
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Manus Island Refugees Fail to Get Power, Water and Food Restored

12 months ago | 0 comment
The governments of Australia and Papua New Guinea agreed in April to close the center on Oct. 31. “Hundreds of people remain in a crisis situation — hungry, thirsty and without adequate medical care,” Elaine Pearson, the Australian [...]