Archives for posts with tag: Iraq
 
By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey via Huffington Post
Recent terror in Europe and US has been ever more frequently committed by those who appear to have little motivation or connection to the “cause.” — Read MORE —
The “Loser Terrorist”?
By, Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey via Huffington Post
Recent terror in Europe and US has been ever more frequently committed by those who appear to have little motivation or connection to the “cause.” — Read MORE —
From Diplomat Artist Buzz
Yazidids may be an ancient people, but they are modern-day victims of genocide and ISIL targets for hatred, slavery, and sexual slavery. — Read More —
 
By, Susan Sacirbey via Diplomat Artist Buzz
Sustainability and our future await. UNSG Ban Ki-moon underscored that the “Summit is not an end point, but a turning point.” (–Read MORE –)
By, Montclair Student Diplomat Thomas Cregge via Huffington Post
A standard in popular culture and gaming, video games also have an impact in education. Clear, meaningful goals, multiple goal structures, scoring system, adjustable difficulty levels, random element of surprise, and an appealing fantasy metaphor, all things a good education system should have. READ MORE & let your senses escape.
Millions of refugees seek a normal life away from war. READ MORE of Montclair Student Diplomat, Stephen Gauthier’s gripping blog via Huffington Post on the personal story of a Kurdish refugee’s fight for survival & watch his interview on YouTube.
From Diplomat Artist Buzz: Montclair Student Diplomat, Stephen Gauthier, explores the fascinating world of Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy relief for our Vets suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. — More —
First International Day for Genocide Victims
From Diplomat Artist Buzz & Global Citizen
Genocide – Once More, Never Again?

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Cultural Ethnic Cleansing
Diplomat Artist Buzz: Genocide inevitably involves wiping away the cultural as well as physical existence of the people targeted. No continent has been spared & examples are too many to enumerate, from Native Peoples of the New World to the Holocaust.
http://diplomatartist.com/cultural-ethnic-cleansing/

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Diplomat Artist Buzz: Says Jolie: “It is not enough to defend our values at home. We have to defend them here, in the camps and in the informal settlements across the Middle East, and in the ruined towns of Iraq and Syria. We are being tested here, as an international community, and so far – for all the immense efforts and good intentions – we are failing.”

http://diplomatartist.com/actress-unhcr-envoy-mother-angelina-jolie-gives-failing-grade-to-international-community/