Berto Jongman: Populist Uprising in Europe with Frame Breakdown of Humanitarian Assistance System

Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

Europe migrant crisis: EU faces ‘populist uprising’

Europe faces a “populist uprising” if it is unable to show people it can control the migrant crisis, former MI6 head Sir Richard Dearlove has said.

Angelina Jolie Pitt: Refugee system breaking down

Ms Jolie Pitt said that more than 60 million people – one in 122 – were displaced globally – more than at any time in the past 70 years. “This tells us something deeply worrying about the peace and security of the world,” she said, adding: “The average time a person will be displaced is now nearly 20 years.”

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May 18

Berto Jongman: Syria = 1/3 All Deaths from Global Conflict — Thank You USA, France, Israel, Saudi Arabia

Berto Jongman

Berto Jongman

Includes video (01:37).

Armed Conflict Survey: In 2015, Syria accounted for one-third of global conflict deaths

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May 7

Chuck Spinney: The Palestinian Question: Why the Two-State Solution is Kaput Water and the Creeping Annexation of the West Bank

Chuck Spinney

Chuck Spinney

The Palestinian Question: Why the Two-State Solution is Kaput

Water and the Creeping Annexation of the West Bank

So Israel’s creeping annexation of the West Bank and its lock of the West Bank’s water resources will continue unabated, in part financed by tax deductible donations from the US, and propped up by increased military aid.

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Apr 22