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The Role of the Media in Europe’s Refugee Crisis

The media serves an important role in society insofar as it helps bring important issues to the attention of the community (Fourie, 2007: 202).  In the case of the ongoing European refugee crisis, the media reporting has given the public insight into the refugees fleeing the Assad regime in Syria.  Media coverage of the issue […]

Challenging Five Myths About Homelessness

  When it comes to the homeless many of us have preconceptions.  The general population tends to view the homeless in a negative light which can have a profound impact on the their ability to get back on their feet. This is ultimately costly to society. The Sense Cause is entering in the second week […]