Many Somalis sure hope so, while some Minnesotans are saying an emphatic no! For longtime readers of my other blog, Refugee Resettlement Watch, you know that beginning in the 1990’s the US State Department and its ‘religious’ charity contractors, specifically Lutheran and Catholic resettlement contractors, have been placing Somalis, many from Dadaab the big UN … Continue reading Will Minnesota be the first Muslim State in America?
The extremely unpopular 125,000 number, he now says, is for FY 2022 that begins on October 1, 2021. However, he wants 62,500 immediately! He must consult with Congress, but that is pro forma because they can’t stop him (nor would they!) under the Refugee Act of 1980. See my post at RRW the other … Continue reading Biden’s New Plans to Boost Refugee Numbers, Wants 62,500 by September 30th
That sentiment that got the Open Borders pushers undies in a wad, is a sentiment expressed from time to time over the years at Refugee Resettlement Watch especially as it relates to Somalia. Why indeed aren’t the well-educated (on the US taxpayer’s dime) and know-it-all Somalis in America going back and doing anything for Somalia … Continue reading Trump: Gotta Problem with America? Go Back and Fix Your Own Country!
As I mentioned last month, the Kenyan government wants the United Nations to close the massive camp—Dadaab—soon! The UN is between a rock and a hard place after trying and failing to get large numbers of Somalis to go home to an increasingly stable country (well, stable for Somalia!), while Europe and the US have … Continue reading A Refugee Issue to Watch! Somalis Staying Put in Kenya, Wait for Resettlement
And, an even bigger shock is that NBC is featuring this lengthy investigation into charges of corruption, fraud and bribery in the agency that selects refugees for your American towns and cities. Featured in what is billed as a first installment of a seven-month-long investigation is Africa and specifically Somali resettlement from the huge camp, … Continue reading Shock! Fraud and Corruption Rampant in UN Refugee Resettlement Program