Tag Archives: Refugee

Japanese-Americans react to Syrian refugee crisis

Gosia Wozniacka/AP Saburo Masada was 10 years old when his family was loaded into an Army truck and taken from their Fresno, Calif. farm following the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor. Calls for the closing of mosques, a database of American Muslims and references to mass detention led to a terrible sense of deja vu for survivors of Japanese-American internment ...

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President Obama visits refugee children in Malaysia

President Obama embraced a classroom of migrant children in Malaysia Saturday in a bid to send a powerful message to the world — they are not to be feared. “They’re just like our kids,” the President declared. Obama’s appearance at a learning center in the capital of Kuala Lumpur came as Europe grapples with the worst migrant crisis since World ...

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Palestinian Refugee Agency Running Out Of Money

Enlarge image i Palestinian refugee Lawahez Burghal stuffs tripe with rice and garbanzo beans for her family in their home in the Amari refugee camp in the West Bank. Many refugees still depend on the United Nations for health care and education. Emily Harris/NPR Palestinian refugee Lawahez Burghal stuffs tripe with rice and garbanzo beans for her family in their ...

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