The Conservative Treehouse – June 30, 2016
It does not take a political junkie to begin connecting the globalist dots. And with the brutality of the sunlight upon them, the affiliations become increasingly transparent.
Samantha Power, Ted Cruz, Barack Obama, Mitch McConnell, Heidi Cruz and Paul Ryan UNITED in common cause! Anticipate Glenn Beck and Mark Levin to run the distraction and avoidance campaign.
(Via Bloomberg) At least 15 U.S. companies led by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Alphabet Inc. have pledged money to help the Obama administration resettle refugees fleeing the Syrian civil war and other international conflicts.
[…] The companies have pledged to fund programs that assist refugees and aid workers directly. Airbnb Inc., for example, will donate credits for relief workers to book housing through its site. Yogurt maker Chobani, based in upstate New York, has pledged to hire additional resettled refugees.
Goldman Sachs, which has already contributed $4.5 million in response to the crisis, says it will underwrite programs to help refugees learn English and gain employment skills. Alphabet’s Google will provide consulting and technology to nonprofits the company says will help more than 1 million refugees worldwide access information and education this year.
“We are thrilled to be part of this partnership, and to see the White House’s continued leadership in this area,” Roya Soleimani, a spokeswoman for Google, said in an e-mail.
The corporate commitments may give the president some leverage as he pushes other countries to increase their refugee commitments by this fall. Samantha Power, the U.S. ambassador to the UN, said on a conference call Thursday that the UN received just $11 billion of $20 billion it requested for refugee assistance in 2015, forcing the organization to cut rations of food and medicine.
Out of 1.2 million refugees that need to be resettled, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees has only found homes for 110,000, Power said.
“That’s just not enough,” she said. (read more)