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UN News - Number of international migrants rises above 232 million, UN reports

UN News - Number of international migrants rises above 232 million, UN reports | Politics | Scoop.it
More people than ever are living abroad the United Nations today reported, with Asia seeing the largest increase of international migrants over the past decade, and the United States remaining the most popular destination.
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As Lampedusa shows, the EU's attitude to migrants will be its own undoing | Srećko Horvat

As Lampedusa shows, the EU's attitude to migrants will be its own undoing | Srećko Horvat | Politics | Scoop.it
By protecting its borders so fiercely the EU destroying what it is desperately trying to save: a centralised and monocultural Europe In 2010 the mayor of Torrington in Devon caused a scandal by posting this "joke" on the internet, "Illegal...

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Egypt Confronts Obama With Yet Another Limit To His Power - NPR

Egypt Confronts Obama With Yet Another Limit To His Power - NPR | Politics | Scoop.it
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As if President Obama's presidency hadn't been humbled enough by the limitations placed on him by the partly GOP-controlled Congress, there's always the recurring problem of Egypt.
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EU pressed to rethink immigration policy after Lampedusa tragedy

EU pressed to rethink immigration policy after Lampedusa tragedy | Politics | Scoop.it
European commissioner calls for EU rescue mission for migrants spanning entire Mediterranean from Spain to Cyprus The European Union has come under pressure to revamp its immigration policies in the wake of the Lampedusa tragedy that led to the...

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Chris Goldsmith's curator insight, October 8, 2013 4:09 PM

Interesting to see how this develops.

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China Relaxes One Child Policy

China Relaxes One Child Policy | Politics | Scoop.it
For roughly forty years now, one of most well known and controversial policies put in place by the Chinese Communist Party has been the so-called “One Child” policy, which limited a large percentage of Chinese couples to one child.

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FACT SHEET: Power Africa | The White House

FACT SHEET: Power Africa | The White House | Politics | Scoop.it
Today the President announced Power Africa, a new initiative to double access to power in sub-Saharan Africa. More than two-thirds of the population of sub-Saharan Africa is without electricity, and more than 85 percent of ...
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