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You have to understand, no one puts their children in a boat unless the water is safer than the land - Warsan Shire, British-Somali Poet

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War in Syria This isn’t just “War in Syria”. This is the mass exodus of people from Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp in Damascus that has been under siege by the Assad government and military since 2013. Yarmouk, where ISIS is now trying to make theirs. That is the victim of barrel bombs launched by a brutal regime. Fuck you and your war porn. Taking a picture of thousands of people fleeing their homes and haphazardly describing it as “war in Syria”

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Syrian Refugees: The not so fun Facts Infographic. The Syrian War now enters its 4th year. Millions of Syrians have been displaced, ½ of whom are children left without proper schooling. If the situation does not improve dramatically, Syria risks ending up with a generation disengaged from education & learning. | infographic | Dubai

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After reading about the current events in Sudan I found this to be so extremely moving. Walk a mile in another more unfortunate mans shoes, literally. How blessed we all are to even own several pair of shoes and SO much more!!!-The Farmhouse Porch--- Dec. 2013-Threadbare Shoes of Sudanese Refugees Tell Stories of Long and Harrowing Journeys Shannon Jensen

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Everyone's heard about the refugees but how can we help them? From across the world, what can we do? Here are 8 suggestions for you to take action!

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_ga- Americans have forgotten alot, but namely this fact: everyone who has ever lived in the Americas immigrated here.

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refugees welcome / Sla je PVV-oom om de oren met deze zeven feiten over de vluchtelingencrisishttp://publieketribune.net/sla-je-pvv-oom-om-de-oren-met-deze-zeven-feiten-over-de-vluchtelingencrisis/

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These Are The Most Powerful Photographs Of The Syrian Refugee Crisis In 2015

With the Syrian conflict showing no sign of ending, we look back on the risky journeys men and women fleeing the country have taken this year.

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Here are new additions to The Best Sites For Learning About World Refugee Day: Passport, lifejacket, lemons: what Syrian refugees pack for the crossing to Europe is from The Guardian. The Global Re...

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These Paintings Capture The Refugee Crisis Better Than Any Photograph

George Butler has provided poignant snapshots of life in Afghanistan and Lebanon. Here, he trains his watercolours on Greece and Serbia, where refugees are crowding into camps after escaping armed conflict at home See more here (Original in Guardian)

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