No Christians at all among 1,112 Syrian refugees resettled in the UK this year

From the Barnabas Fund 3 July 2018 In response to a Freedom of Information request from Barnabas Fund, the UK Home Office have just released figures on Syrian refugees resettled in the UK for the first quarter of this year (1 January–31 March 2018). Appalling as previous figures were, these are much worse. The UN […]

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Public Housing: Where Revolutionaries Live

Here is a short twitter stream from a Danish Maoist. She mourns the lack of Danish Maoists and hopes to recruit Muslims in the public housing projects,. (Social housing for Brits.) She denounces the Danish bourgeoise for privatizing public housing as a way to defuse revolutionary potential. Public housing has long been a stronghold of […]

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NYT: Fake News, Gaza

[summary] “Pompeo Supports Israelis On Gaza”, in New York Times, May 1, 2018. p. A25. In Jordan, when asked by Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi, Pompeo expressed support for the Israeli response to protests inside Gaza along the border fence. The New York Times states the total number of Palestinian casualties in Gaza [March For […]

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Venezuela’s Growing Refugee Crisis

Bahar, Dany. Photoessay: Up Front: Venezuela’s Refugee Crisis: Views From the Border. Brookings Institution, April 23, 2018. https://www.brookings.edu/blog/up-front/2018/04/23/venezuelas-refugee-crisis-views-from-the-border/ Bahar, Dany. Press Release: Venezuela’s Refugee Crisis Will Exceed Syria’s; We Must Help. Brookings Institution, February 12, 2018. https://www.brookings.edu/opinions/venezuelas-refugee-crisis-will-exceed-syrias-we-must-help/ Dews, Fred; Bahar, Dany. Podcast: Is Anyone Affressing Venezuela’s Refugee Crisis? Brookings Institution, April 27, 2018. https://www.brookings.edu/events/the-venezuelan-refugee-crisis-challenges-and-solutions/ =====

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EU’s Massive Refugee Welfare System in Turkey

This press release from the European Commission provides a quick overview of the massive welfare system erected to keep Syrian refugees in Turkey. Very interesting. The website at the link below posts daily press releases from the European Commission on every topic. Essentially none of it appears in the American media. ===== EU Facility for […]

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