By Roy Oksnevad The debate on policies regarding refugees and illegal immigrants becomes heated during the election season in North America. The number of unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. has stabilized in recent years after decades of rapid growth. But there have been shifts in the states … [Read More...]
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1. WHAT IS THE DEFINITION OF A REFUGEE? Under both international and U.S. law, a refugee is an individual who has fled his or her country of origin because of a credible fear of persecution on account of their race, religion, political opinion, national origin, or social group. This … [Read More...]
By David Bier After the attacks on Paris, many politicians--including (so far) the governors of Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Michigan, and Texas--have called for stopping refugee flows to the United States from the Middle East, claiming that the refugee process poses a major threat to America's … [Read More...]