Venezuela refugee crisis: ‘we are beginning to see outbreaks of xenophobia’

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Social stability in Latin America is at risk under the pressure of Venezuelan refugees. More than 4 and a half million people have left the country and the flow continues to grow dramatically as the political crisis has not been … Read More

Could Trump’s Illegal Plan to Ship Migrants to ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Make Everyone Happy?

Whether it’s legal or not, Trump wants to transport detained migrants far from his electoral base. Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The Washington Post created a major buzz in political circles Thursday night when it reported the Trump administration had been kicking around the idea … Read More

World Refugee Council Calls on Nations to Use Frozen Funds to Help the Displaced

A Syrian refugee woman carries wood to be used in supporting her family’s tent from an upcoming storm in Barelias, Lebanon, on Jan. 13, 2019.  Marwan Naanmani—picture alliance/Getty Image (UNITED NATIONS) — The World Refugee Council called Thursday for up … Read More