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One can not build sustainability and equity at home and while destroying the rest of the planet. Period.
A single water pump serves all 700 families, and the water isn’t even potable.
Historically, sanctuary offers a place of protection from physical harm.
The global scenario that the down-to-earth presidents of China and Russia seem to have in mind resembles the sort of balance of power that existed in Europe for a century after the defeat of Napoleon in 1815.
Nearly 60 million people are currently displaced from their homes by war and persecution — more than at any time since World War II. Half are children.
Bello: Yes, these people are refugees. People who are not safe in their homes, who live in countries which no longer have untainted water supplies and where economic “opportunities” are either nonexistent or too dangerous to pursue are refugees.