#USA Rethinking The Role Of Tech Companies In The Refugee Crisis


A migrant stands behind a banner at a former Olympic indoor stadium in Faliro, southern Athens, Monday, Dec. 14, 2015. Hundreds of people have been temporary housed in the stadium after being removed last week from Greece's northern border with Macedonia, which only allows Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis through on their trek to wealthier European countries - rejecting others as economic migrants who do not merit refugee protection. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis) The urgent humanitarian situation in Europe has pushed the ongoing global refugee crisis to the forefront of U.S. consciousness. There are currently 60 million people around the world who have been forced to flee their homes because of war, conflict or persecution. Lots of people in the U.S. want to do something about this, but don’t know where to start. Read More

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