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[BN] Things To Do: Celtic Woman, comedy with Mark Normand and more holiday events

The Buffalo News 06 Dec 2022
This year’s virtual festival highlights six compelling stories following refugees resettling in the U.S ... Offered through online streaming since the pandemic, instead of the theater at Journey’s End Refugee Services, this returning showcase sheds some light on the nuanced stories ...
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Bosnian Exile Tells Child’s-Eye Tale of Fleeing to America

Balkan Insight 06 Dec 2022
Author Kenan Trebincevic’s book about a boy refugee and his family escaping from Bosnia to the United States, based on his own story, explains war crimes and life as a refugee exile to young readers ....
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UNHCR says over 80,000 Somalis flee to Kenya amid severe drought

The Star 06 Dec 2022
NAIROBI, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said Tuesday more than 80,000 people have arrived in northeast Kenya's Dadaab refugee camps due to ongoing insecurity and severe drought. Read full story ... .
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‘I’ve been told, ‘we don’t want your kind here’, and I’m seventh-generation Irish’ – the story of Ireland’s Palatines

Irish Independent 06 Dec 2022
These are the descendants of Ireland’s first refugees —Palatines from the area we now know as Germany ... Perhaps it would give them some kind of hope.“Refugees can bring in other skills and ideas and enrich society. I think we are an example of a success story for immigration.” .
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‘We are an example of a success story for immigration… we can give refugees hope’ – the story of Ireland’s Palatines

Irish Independent 06 Dec 2022
These are the descendants of Ireland’s first refugees —Palatines from the area we now know as Germany ... Perhaps it would give them some kind of hope.“Refugees can bring in other skills and ideas and enrich society. I think we are an example of a success story for immigration.” .
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Apple TV Plus' Little America returns with a moving, profound season 2

AV Club 06 Dec 2022
Much like the initial season, this anthology returns with eight installments inspired by true stories published in Epic magazine ... The remaining episodes are also impressive, tackling timelier stories like that of an Afghan refugee aiming to play piano professionally and working with a lawyer to bring his mother out of the Taliban regime.
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Unequal mercy: The West's approach to refugees

Alternet 05 Dec 2022
Helen Benedict, The Increasing Persecution of Refugees ... Stories of Refugees Trapped in Greece, about how refugees are being abused not only there, but all over the West ... The West's Approach to Refugees ... Stories of Refugees Trapped in Greece, and I know a lot of refugees there who have found no such generosity.
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Montenegro Reaffirms Its Support For Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic Path

Radio Free Europe 05 Dec 2022
Zelenskiy thanked all Montenegrins for their support and for accepting Ukrainian refugees ... To read the original story by RFE/RL’s Balkan Service, click here ....
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The story of a Ukrainian refugee family’s journey to the U.S.

Deseret News 05 Dec 2022
12, where they have been living with dozens of other refugees for five months, and start their journey to the United States in Chervonohrad, Ukraine, on Tuesday Sept ... This is the story of one family caught in war, a family that’s part of one of the largest refugee crises since World War II ... Twice a day volunteers cooked the refugees a hot meal.
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Review: 'Daughters of the New Year' a sweeping family saga of identity and change

The Post and Courier 04 Dec 2022
Tran’s debut novel, was a young girl in Vietnam, her mother told her the story of the zodiac every New Year ... But then, instead of telling readers what happens next, she takes us backwards through time in a story about how they got there.
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I'm proud to live in Owensboro

Messenger-Inquirer 03 Dec 2022
And 150 people from the city of then 34,000 began applauding and shouting “Welcome to Owensboro” as 21 Hungarian men — our first refugees — descended the ramp ... This year, our refugee population included men, women and children from Afghanistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burma, Thailand, Ukraine, Somalia and Cuba.
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Netflix’s “Farha” and the Palestinian Right to Process Pain Through Art

The Intercept 03 Dec 2022
Sallam has said that the movie is based on the true story of a friend of her mother, who, living years later as a refugee in Syria, recalled her experience as a young girl during the Nakba ... Not because I’m political, but because I’m loyal to the story that I heard.” ... “The story traveled over the years to reach me ... the story of its victims.
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Quad City Symphony Orchestra, World Relief Quad Cities partner in Masterworks show telling refugee experience

Dispatch Argus 02 Dec 2022
Hearing stories of his culture and those who escaped to safety during that time is inspirational, he said, which he shows through his music. Grgić will help tell the story of a refugee family alongside the Quad City Symphony Orchestra and World Relief Quad Cities this weekend during the latest QCSO Masterworks show of the season.
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A Portland actress turned her grandmother’s escape from Russia into a one-woman show

Bangor Daily News 02 Dec 2022
Both women understand the importance of saving and sharing immigrant stories even though they are a generation apart. Summers, 63, of Portland is an actress who turned her maternal grandmother’s life story into a one-woman play, “Bella, an Immigrant’s Tale.” ... “I think a play is a really great way to bring Jewish stories to students,” Pellis said.
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The real story behind Netflix’s The Swimmers

Harpers Bazaar 01 Dec 2022
Sometimes your purpose in life is way bigger than you can ever imagine,” says Yusra Mardini, the Syrian refugee and Olympic swimming champion whose life story forms the basis for the new Netflix film, The Swimmers ... “But this movie tells the story of millions of refugees all around the world, it’s not just my story.”.

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