As the Syrian refugee crisis (and the crisis surrounded refugees from so many other countries) deepens, Md. Shahidul Haque, Bangladesh’s foreign secretary, has some suggestions: Stop looking at migration as a temporary, manageable thing. Think about global governance. Stop thinking of migrants as “workers,” and start thinking of them as people. Make bold migration policies.
Tag Archives: Crisis
This may be hard to read, but here’s a chart on the Syrian refugee crisis
Maybe this one is easier to read.
Housing rental market is in a crisis
And that’s not just me saying it. That’s no less a body than the Urban Institute, which explores the housing affordability gap for extremely low-income renters. Finding housing is a crisis for some families, which means it’s a crisis for the rest of us, too. Just 28 of every 100 extremely poor families are able …
God and the eurozone
In regard to the eurozone financial crisis, Chris Bowlby at BBC News asks: Discussion among eurozone leaders about the future of their single currency has become an increasingly divisive affair. On the surface, religion has nothing to do with it – but could Protestant and Catholic leaders have deep-seated instincts that lead them to pull …