United States: The Other Refugee Crisis

Kathryn Chmielewski, June 24, 2016


Every day, there are stories in the news of people fleeing war, violence, famine, persecution, and other horrors in their home countries to find safety and basic dignity in distant foreign lands. But absent from the current media are the accounts of the “other refugee crisis,” one that is happening much closer to the United States.

Photo credit: CARA Family Detention Pro Bono Project
Photo credit: CARA Family Detention Pro Bono Project

 

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