Sunday, August 23, 2015

Where Is Morality in the ‘Migrant Crisis’? -- Myriam Francois-Cerrah

http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/where-morality-migrant-crisis-520227141#sthash.8cEU89Un.dpuf

EXCERPT:

"In a damning report published last year, Oxfam warned that THE WORLD'S RICHEST 85 PEOPLE SHARE A COMBINED WEALTH EQUIVALENT TO THAT OF THE POOREST 3.5 BILLION, a fact it cautioned threatens political stability and drives up social tensions. What’s more, the charity emphasised that this inequality is driven by a "power grab" by wealthy elites, who have co-opted the political process to rig the rules of the economic system in their favour. - 

There are those worthy of clean water, security, health and education and those who can be sent back to death camps and war zones by virtue of their global postcode
- See more at: http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/where-morality-migrant-crisis-520227141#sthash.8cEU89Un.dpuf

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