Vatican City, Jan 24, 2017 / 08:57 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On behalf of Pope Francis, the secretary of the new Vatican department for Promoting Integral Human Development made a six-day visit to the.. CNA
*Donald Trump Against the World*
*Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com*Donald Trump is a worldly fellow. He travels the globe on his private jet. He’s married to a Slovene and divorced from a Czech. He.. Huffington Post
The first talks in a year between the two waring sides in the Syria conflict begin today (Jan 23) in the Kazakh capital of Astana.
Russia, Turkey and Iran are sponsoring the two day meeting. Russia.. Source: euronews (in English) -
1951 Coffee Co. in Berkeley trains and employs refugees thanks to co-founder Doug Hewitt's experiences working at a refugee resettlement agency. Jessica Flores reports. (1-22-17) Source: CBS 5 SF KPIX -
Right-wing commentators appear critical, but the chair of South London Liberal Synagogue says the plan to house a Syrian refugee family has met with enthusiasm from the congregation - and 'It is very.. Independent
Germany has deported a second batch of Afghan refugees under a controversial deal between Kabul and the European Union. Kabul airport police spokesman Mohammad Adjmal Fawzi said the 26 men, escorted by.. WorldNews
In the days after the November 8th disaster, Berkeley liberals shook their heads and muttered, “We must talk to Trump voters; we’ve got to understand them.” But we faced a common problem, we.. Huffington Post
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations said on Tuesday it will need a total of $8 billion this year to provide life-saving assistance to millions of Syrians inside their shattered homeland and to.. Reuters India
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations appealed on Tuesday for $4.63 billion in fresh funding to help Syrian refugees and host communities in neighboring countries, a statement said.
The appeal,.. Huffington Post Also reported by •Reuters India
Caritas, the Church’s confederation of relief and development agencies, warned that refugees in northern Greece and Serbia are at risk of freezing to death because of an abnormally cold winter. Catholic Culture
Pro-immigrant groups are mobilizing to get ahead of expecteed Trump administration orders regarding immigration and refugees. Trump supporters say the Obama administration went too far, and the new.. VOA News