Wednesday June 28, 2017



Center for American Progress has posted this interactive map "Trump's Conflict of Interest" which spells out the Trump family's conflict of interest in 25 countries worldwide.

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(Source: Google Maps Mania)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Wednesday Jun 28, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Wednesday June 21, 2017

A recent survey commissioned by the humanitarian organization Islamic Relief Worldwide asked members of several Westernized countries (UK, Germany, United States, Lebanon) their views on Refugees.

While most respondents agreed that the majority of refugees were innocent victims, they were less agreeable to accepting them into their countries. Many associated refugees with terrorism.

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(Source: Humanosphere)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in DATA on Wednesday Jun 21, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Monday June 19, 2017



A new visualization by Create Lab "Global Refugee Flow: 2000-2015" shows the flow of refugees around the world from 2000 to 2015 and makes the lesser-known story in Africa - and in places like Sri Lanka in 2006 or Colombia in 2007 - as obvious as what has been happening more recently in Syria.

Data from the UNHCR.

1 dot = 17 refugees.

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(Source: Fast Company)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Monday Jun 19, 2017  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share