If you’re looking for reasons why we are in this situation and to counteract the negative comments elsewhere, here are some good articles to read (and to recommend to others).
Debunking common myths
- This Red Cross blog is excellent.
- The big myth about refugees
- Refugee economics: Rethinking popular assumptions
- Six charts that show where refugees are coming from, where they are going and how they are getting to Europe
- Misconceptions surrounding the refugee crisis
- The refugee crisis: 9 questions you were too embarrassed to ask
- The argument against compassion: Europe and the refugees
What is the background to the Syrian uprising?
Why are the Gulf States not taking refugees?
Why do refugees need smart phones?