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Around the world, more people have been forced from their homes than at any time in history. The number of refugees has doubled in just 10 years -- and 30 million are children. We hear about measures being taken to stem the tide and the consequences if they should fail. 

Also,a new UN Gaza report finds evidence of war crimes by Israel and Palestinian militants. On today's Talking Point, Dylann Roof appears to have been inspired by the white supremacist website of a group that contributes to Republican politicians. Since the killings in Charleston, what will they do with the money?

Photo: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Producers:
Jenny Hamel
Christine Detz
Sarah Sweeney

UN Gaza Report Finds Evidence of War Crimes by Israel, Palestinian Militants 6 MIN, 27 SEC

Both Israel and Palestinian militants are accused of what "may amount to war crimes" in last year's bloody battle in the Gaza Strip. That's the finding of a two-person, independent commission, reporting to the UN's Human Rights Council. Mark Leon Goldberg is managing editor of UN Dispatch.

Guests:
Mark Leon Goldberg, UN Dispatch (@marklgoldberg)

Wars, Natural Disasters and a Refugee Generation 35 MIN, 15 SEC

The latest Global Trends report by the UN's High Commissioner for Refugees contains shocking figures. The number of forcibly displaced people around the world has doubled in the past 10 years — to 60 million -- more than ever recorded before. Half of them are children. The world's poorest countries are bearing most of the burden, as the UN and other organizations run short of resources for humanitarian aid. The UN is also taking some of the blame for failing to mediate conflicts and reduce violence. Many member nations like things the way they are. Are countries in the Middle East, Africa and Southeast Asia losing a generation of children?

Guests:
Somini Sengupta, New York Times (@SominiSengupta)
Melissa Fleming, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (@melissarfleming )
Omer Ismail, Enough Project (@omerish)
Joshua Muravchik, Johns Hopkins University (@joshuamuravchik)

More:
Sengupta on the millions of refugees fleeing chaotic lands
Enough Project on grave challenges in several conflict zones

Hate Group Named in Charleston Gunman Manifesto 8 MIN, 6 SEC

White supremacist groups use the Internet to spread hatred of black people. Some of their leaders also back Republican politicians. A case in point is a website that might have been Dylann Roof's call to action. In an online manifesto attributed to him, Roof – who has been charged with last week's murders of nine black people in a historic church in Charleston, South Carolina -- says he learned of "brutal black on white murders" from the website of the Council of Conservative Citizens. "At this moment," he says, "I realized that something was very wrong." Keegan Hankes is a research analyst for the Southern Poverty Law Center's Intelligence Project, which tracks hate groups.


Earl Holt III, president of the Council of Conservative Citizens,
in an image from the council's website

Guests:
Keegan Hankes, Southern Poverty Law Center (@HateWatch)

More:
Council of Conservative Citizens responds to Dylann Roof's manifesto
The Guardian on Cruz, Walker and Santorum forfeiting money from Council of Conservative Citizens

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