The tragedy of boats carrying hundreds of migrants capsizing in the Mediterranean has brought the global refugee crisis to the world stage, making it clear that action must be taken. We work to create welcoming communities that are needed because no one is able to rely solely on the proverbial “bootstraps.” Visit our blog for HEADLINES: Immigration. I’ll bring you all the most important and up-to-date news on the immigration debate.
Americans Think Immigrants Used to Pull Themselves Up by Their Bootstraps. That’s Wrong. [Vox]
Rising Toll on Migrants Leaves Europe in Crisis; 900 May Be Dead at Sea [New York Times]
Schools Tested by Rise in Immigrants Learning English [IndyStar]
Burmese Ethnic Group Builds Community in Dallas Suburb [The Washington Times]
Forum Examines Treatment of Immigrants Fleeing Domestic Violence [Arizona Daily Star]
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