Tag: refugee

6 articles

The Refugee Dilemma

What America owes those it takes in.


The Displaced: Hana

The daily life and dwindling hopes of a 12-year-old Syrian refugee.


Ten Borders

A Syrian refugee’s epic escape route through Europe.


The Monster Next Door

Beatrice Munyenyezi told her New Hampshire neighbors that she was refugee from the Rwandan genocide. Half of that was true.


For Us Surrender Is Out of the Question

A first-person account of the author’s time spent volunteering with a group of Burmese activists in Thailand, who turn out to be not Korean but in fact Karen, members of Burma’s persecuted ethnic minority. In the course of her time there, they show her videos of their risky forays across the border, and she shows them MySpace.


What It’s Like to Be a Refugee in America

Refugees arriving in the U.S. after receiving asylum face challenges that have led some to return to their war-torn homelands.