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Refugee Council USA: lobbying arm for refugee contractors on the move

Posted on May 22, 2015

In our previous post we reported that the Refugee Council USA (RCUSA) apparently played a role in getting those 14 Senators signed on to a letter urging Obama to open the flood gates to 65,000 Syrian refugees before his term in office expires! I’ve mentioned RCUSA over the years, but honestly may have underestimated the […]

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Posted in Changing the way we live, Colonization, Community destabilization, Muslim refugees, Refugee Resettlement Program, Taxpayer goodies, The Opposition, Where to find information | 12 Comments »

Refugee Council USA busy lobbying on S.744

Posted on May 21, 2013

Update:  More on yesterday’s amendments—come and get it!  Welfare for one and all (for the children)! If you have been following RRW for the last few weeks, you know that S. 744 (The Gang of Eight plus Grover bill) isn’t just about amnesty for 11 million plus illegal aliens in the US,  it’s also about […]

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Refugee Council USA: Waahhh! Still not enough money for refugees

Posted on February 3, 2010

No surprise here that the Refugee INDUSTRY represented by a consortium of groups calling themselves the Refugee Council USA (for lobbying purposes) is wailing that it still doesn’t have enough money for all the refugees (and offices and staffs and big salaries) needed for the record number of refugees being resettled in the US this year in […]

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Part III: Refugee Council USA tells Obama we need to resettle 45,000 Iraqis this year

Posted on February 17, 2009

I’ve been telling you about the briefing book prepared by the Refugee Council USA (RCUSA) for Obama and the 111th Congress.   (See Part I and Part II) Today I’m writing about the section (page 6) entitled:  Iraqi Humanitarian and Displacement Crisis.  Right off the bat, I’m ticked off.  They define the problem with this first sentence:  “Millions […]

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Part II: Refugee Council USA wants to dramatically increase refugee numbers

Posted on February 14, 2009

Yesterday, I told you about the Refugee Council USA’s “Recommendations and Actions for the Obama Administration and the 111th Congress.”     Today, in Part II, Im reporting on this preposterous proposal: they want to double the number of refugees we take in 2010 and yet we aren’t able to find work for the ones we are bringing now.  […]

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Part I: Refugee Council USA has recommendations for Obama and Congress

Posted on February 13, 2009

The Refugee Council USA is a consortium of groups involved in the refugee industry.   Recently I came across their briefing book for the new Administration and the 111th Congress.  You will find it here. There are many recommendations and so I’ll write about this in a couple of posts.    Since we have been discussing the […]

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The Tent Foundation hires Lutheran refugee contractor to write refugee hiring guide

Posted on November 18, 2017

Hamdi Ulukaya, the founder of Chobani Yogurt (we mentioned their expansion in Twin Falls, Idaho, here recently), created a personal foundation launched at Davos (Switzerland) in 2016 he called The Tent Foundation. To learn more about Ulukaya’s pitch to global corporations see his 2016 opinion piece published at CNN Money (watch the video!) where he […]

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Posted in Changing the way we live, Colonization, Community destabilization, Legal immigration and jobs, Refugee Resettlement Program, Taxpayer goodies, The Opposition | Leave a Comment »

Utah: Struggling refugees now look on refugee camps in Africa with longing

Posted on November 13, 2017

“Life got harder for me when I came to America…Most of the time, I wish I could go back to the refugee camp in Africa.” Congolize refugee Update November 15th: See how many from the DR Congo we have brought in already, here. This story represents one of my major reasons for writing RRW for […]

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Posted in Africa, Changing the way we live, Colonization, Community destabilization, Reforms needed, Refugee Resettlement Program, Resettlement cities, So what did they expect?, Taxpayer goodies, The Opposition, Trump, What you can do, Who is going where | 5 Comments »

Major refugee resettlement agency in meltdown?

Posted on November 12, 2017

Sure sounds like it!  We reported here that we had heard rumblings, but Breitbart News yesterday has all the gory details from a reliable source close to the organization—Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service—headquartered in Baltimore, MD. Read the bombshell story by Michael Patrick Leahy here. ‘Source: Claims of Financial Mismanagement, Fraud, and Harassment at Lutheran […]

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Posted in Colonization, Community destabilization, Crimes, Reforms needed, Refugee Resettlement Program, Taxpayer goodies, The Opposition, Trump, What you can do | 4 Comments »

Pew produces handy summary of where refugees have been placed since FY02

Posted on November 3, 2017

The Pew Research Center, which has the money and time, has put together a handy interactive map to show which ethnic groups were placed in which states since fiscal year 2002. This is the 2017 map (FY17 ended on September 30th, 2017). Of course it can be deceptive because it doesn’t show the numbers. Take […]

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Posted in Changing the way we live, Colonization, Community destabilization, Refugee Resettlement Program, Refugee statistics, Where to find information, Who is going where | 7 Comments »