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Syrian Refugees

“It can let them see how we are a normal family … We are not different.”
The teen started a non-profit to help children in poverty.
These newcomers have come up with a great idea to keep food out of the landfill.
Twenty per cent support ending immigration altogether.
This week marks International Development Week. It comes at a time when people seem to be increasingly shutting their doors and hearts to the world's most vulnerable. As members of the global community, we must seize this moment by standing up for the world's refugees.
The cold truth is this: Europe's winter weather has set in quicker than its leaders were able to make decisions on how to protect these people. For many migrants and refugees, the shores of the Mediterranean aren't just arrival points. They have actually become semi-permanent homes.
Two refugee crises may be more than 70 years apart, but they have striking parallels.
Her water broke during her flight. She told no one.
"If you promise me you will do something for the children of Syria, I am already your new friend."
The White House statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day did not mention Jews or anti-Semitism. As Holocaust historian Professor Deborah Lipstadt put it, "what we saw from the White House was classic softcore denial. The Holocaust was de-Judaized."