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6 edition of Refugees in Our Own Land found in the catalog.

Refugees in Our Own Land

Chronicles from a Palestinian Refugee Camp in Bethlehem

by Muna Hamzeh

  • 166 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political oppression & persecution,
  • Refugees,
  • West Bank,
  • Palestinian American journalists,
  • Hamzeh, Muna,,
  • Diaries,
  • Personal narratives,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Middle East - General,
  • History: World,
  • Palestine,
  • Historical - General,
  • Editors, Journalists, Publishers,
  • History / Middle East,
  • Palestinian Arab,
  • Refugees, Palestinian Arab,
  • Social conditions,
  • 1959-,
  • Al-Aqsa Intifada, 2000-,
  • Duhayshah (Refugee camp)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7955377M
    ISBN 100745316522
    ISBN 109780745316529

      The refugees who gave up on Britain. On a drizzly afternoon in February, Philip Kelly made the short drive from his home near the centre of Derby to a street in Normanton, one of the poorer areas of the city. He stopped at one of the terraced houses owned by G4S, which has a government contract to provide housing to asylum seekers in the region.   A U.S. ban on refugees would violate the tenets of Christianity Harmful policies like this one make refugees seem like a distant problem with little bearing on our lives here at home.

    Project Strengthening Organizations Assisting Refugees (SOAR) Books and Films About Refugees and US Refugee Resettlement Updated August The Betrayal: Nerakhoon (), Ellen Kuras, co‐directed by Thavisouk Phrasavath, 96 minutes “During the Vietnam War, the US government waged its own secret war in the neighboring country of Size: KB. Meanwhile, the purple mountains of our own land look down upon a different army of refugees: 4,, of them. They are refugees of another kind, refugees from the silent gnawing of depression, from the inexorable constriction of a retarded economy. For ten years this army has been growing. Today it is growing still. These are America's Refugees.

    The best books on Refugees recommended by David Miliband. One out of every people in the world today is displaced by conflict. David Miliband, president of the IRC, chooses five books to help us think constructively about refugees and the causes of the current crisis.. Interview by Eve Gerber. The monks and refugees are all natives of the Burmese Mon State. All have the same residential status in Thailand: illegal. Under surveillance, and overwhelmed by the needs of their charges, the monks reach out to international aid agencies in Bangkok for help in ministering to the tortured, the wounded, the diseased, and the orphaned.


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Muna Hamzeh is the author of Refugees in Our Own Land ( avg rating, 10 ratings, 3 reviews, published ) and Operation Defensive Shield ( avg r /5. Refugees in our own land: chronicles from a Palestinian refugee camp in Bethlehem. [Muna Hamzeh] -- This book is an eye-witness account of what it is like to live in Palestine as a refugee in your own homeland.

Immigrants in Our Own Land & Selected Early Poems is a new, expanded edition of Jimmy Santiago Baca's best-selling first book of poetry (originally published by Louisiana State University Press in ).

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In his first novel, Mengestu captured the world of immigrants and refugees in Washington, D.C., as they gather at a Logan Circle grocery store and reminisce about homes they can’t go back to. “How was I supposed to live in America,” says Sepha Stephanos, the book’s protagonist and the store’s owner Author: Gal Beckerman.

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A Refugee Looks Back. Mike Kubic. Mike J. Kubic, a former Newsweek magazine correspondent and post-WWII refugee, discusses the chaos that ensued after WWII and how it. Refugees, a problem of our time: the work of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, / by Holborn, Louise W.

Published Refugees In Their Own Country. Most people uprooted by war haven’t crossed international borders to reach safety. They fled for their lives, but they don't count as refugees.

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The collection includes a number of so-called prose poems, description divided into prose paragraphs.