Oxfam slaps American Wrists over Donations to Syria

Adults don't take too kindly to receiving a slap on the wrists from their fellow adults. But that's what Oxfam has just done to all Americans, as well as to the French, the Russians, and New Zealanders. Oxfam has claimed that they haven't given their 'fair share' to help with the refugees both within and outside Syria. It's hard to tell, most of the time, whether Oxfam is talking about state aid or public charity because it often talks about both at the same time. In fact, when the state funds or aids a country, it's actually the people who are funding or aiding that country. Oxfam gets more specific about Americans. It tells them that they have given less than two-thirds of what they should. Kuwait, on the other hand, has been the most generous donor by giving more than four-and-a-half times its 'fair share'. Well, the fact that Kuwait is a Sunni Muslim state which wants the Islamists and jihadists to defeat the Alawite (Shia) Assad regime may have something to do with this. It's...(Read Full Article)