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The Ethics, Law, and Politics of Immigration & Refugees: A Select Bibliography

A two-year-old Honduran asylum seeker cries as her mother is searched and detained near the U.S.-Mexico border (John Moore/Getty Images) My latest bibliography is on “the ethics, law, and politics of immigration and refugees.” Read more detail on Recent Legal … Continue reading

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NYT Wins Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning with Tale of Syrian Refugees in US

Welcome to the New World is an editorial cartoon series in 20 parts. It tells the story of two refugee families from Syria who are resettled in the United States. It's based on real life experiences and months of reporting… … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: Global Compact on Refugees Round-up

Requests for feedback:The zero draft of the Global Compact on Refugees was released on 31 January 2018. If you have comments/reactions to share, you can submit them to:Forced Migration Forum:- The blog's authors are inviting comments to be posted.- To … Continue reading

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The Christmas Message & Refugees

Pope Francis focused on the plight of refugees during his Christmas Eve mass, as the NYT reports. He made a direct parallel between Joseph and Mary who, on traveling to Bethlehem, found a city “that had no room or place… … Continue reading

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Refugees International Report on Sudanese Laws Exposes System that Compounds Rape Victims Trauma

Laws Without Justice: An Assessment of Sudanese Laws Affecting Survivors of Rape outlines a system of Sudanese laws that exposes rape victims to further abuse, shields perpetrators from prosecution, limits the ability for survivors to receive medical services and generally… … Continue reading

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