Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

A Syrian Family Comes to America

The Obama administration is pressing ahead with plans to increase the number of refugees it will allow in the U.S. over the next year to 110,000 — a 30 percent increase over this year. The increase raises the stakes in what has become a national debate over immigration and security centering on Syrian refugees. Jeff Swicord recently met a newly arrived Syrian family in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter