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European Migration Crisis

By Eileen Mcbriar  (booksie.com)

Europe is facing a severe immigration crisis with many people searching for a better way of life whilst others are escaping from persecution and threats in their homeland. The countries in Europe are bearing the brunt of this human tragedy as hundreds of thousands of people make their way from...

Poetry | Updated Sep 7, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Immigration,War,Atrocity,Migration,Europe,Islamic-state,Population,Death,Starvation,Cultivation,Diversity,Pressure,Society,Germany,Economics,Suffering,Povity,Borders,Detention,Asylum

The Fallen, Dead & Lampedusa War Refugees (Satis Shroff)

By 4yetile  (booksie.com)

Today we were gathered at the War Memorial in a hamlet called Kappel, which belongs to Freiburg, for it's Volkstrauertag, the day the people of Germany think and pray for the sons of Kappel (and other hamlets, town and cities) who fell in the two Great Wars. The World War I was fought 100 years...

Article | Updated Nov 18, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: War,Memories,Memorials,World,I,Ii,Auschwitz,Shoah,Holocaust,Refugees,Bombings,Hunger,Poverty,Nato,Usa,Ukraine,Stolpersteine,Peace,Conflicts


By Hamlets Daughter  (booksie.com)

A friend challenged me to write about refugees, and being as it's such a hot topic, I obliged. For Laura.

Short Story | Updated May 26, 2014 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Human,Rights,Social,Justice,Refugees,Life,Government


Green Card Soldier

By Bruce Zielsdorf  (booksie.com)

Green Card Soldier is the tale of a Bosnian teen’s escape to America – fusing fact with fiction to tell a heroic story. This adventure novel is about Andro Babich, a naive, but inquisitive budding soccer star. His tale is told by Heath Winslow, a cynical, self-deprecating war...

Book | Updated May 13, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Green,Card,Soldier,Historic,Adventure,Immigration,Naturalization,Refugees,Citizenship,Bosnia,Sarajevo,Dayton,Peace,Accord,Balkans,Croatia,Serbia,New,York


If ... For Only 30 Minutes

By Patriotguru  (booksie.com)

My true experience during the evacuation of South Vietnam during April/May of 1975. I originally wrote this as a semi-final easy question during a Literature Class while attending Maryville University in St. Louis, MO, on May 19, 1990. The question posted was:

Short Story | Updated Aug 5, 2013 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Vietnam,Refugees,Emotional,Saving,Infant,War,South,Evacuation


The Carcasses In The Desert

By John Tuby  (booksie.com)

: The helicopters circles over Kiba. Later, fires and brimstones rains over the entire village, men in ignominy veil emerged from nowhere and mauls the inhabitant of the village, they left sorrow, blood and tears on their trail. Goi and his grand parents escaped the pogroms. Goi grows up...

Book | Updated Apr 5, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Carcasses,Sudan,Camp,Refugees,Doctor,United,Nation,Janjaweed,Moon,Sky,Bird,Helicopter,London,Archeologist



By Dianend  (booksie.com)

This a conversational poetry. I hope you will enjoy this style as much as I am enjoying it. you are free to interpret them in the way you want. They are 6 poems in one. have a good time as you are reading.

Poetry | Updated Feb 17, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Ostrich,Lion,War,Refuge,Refugees


When Fate Thumps You...

By Arun  (booksie.com)

Summary: The fights between Sri Lankan govt. and LTTE is well known all over the world. For those who don’t know: The actual inhabitants of Sri Lanka for over 3000 years are a race called as ‘Tamil Eelam.’ They’re there times since Ramayana (an epic of Hinduism written...

Short Story | Updated Jan 1, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 17
Tags: Refugees,War,Ltte,Sri,Lanka

La Habanos

By John Berry  (booksie.com)

Inspired after conversing with a group of Cuban refugees at a second language school.

Essay | Updated Aug 12, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: World,Affairs,Refugees,Louisville,Cuba,Unemployment


The: Sloth In France: Les Traces Dans Le Niege

By Thesaurus  (booksie.com)

The fire was making me sleepy. Suddenly, my reverie was interrupted by a loud thump and a dragging sound that came from above which made me jump. I leapt up from the sofa and stood listening, my heart thudding against my ribs. I held my breath,

Short Story | Updated Apr 30, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: France,Christmas,Story,Escape,Lifestyle,French,Refugees,Diaries,Immigration

2150 AD

By Sqjpure  (booksie.com)

150 years into the futur an alien attack has wiped us out. Follow Jessica and thier small band of South African refugee as they fight for thier lives.

Novel | Updated Apr 10, 2010 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sci-fi,War,Refugees,Guns,Future,South,Africa


Dying In His Arms

By Rorgon94  (booksie.com)

A short story I wrote for English. It is fictional, set in a fantasy land, but it is inspird by modern day refugees. An extreme imagintive response to current issues.

Short Story | Updated Feb 23, 2009 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Dying,In,His,Arms,Hadarac,Lanta,Manju,Refugees,Political,Military,Border



By James Gagiikwe  (booksie.com)

working with temporary asylum seekers.

Poetry | Updated Jan 9, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: True,Murder,Refugees,Tears,Hope,Return

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