Refugees on Townhall

Vivian Hughbanks - Tue Apr 21

The number of Ukrainian civilians now displaced due to conflict in eastern Ukraine now exceeds 800,000, according to a recent report UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. As the ceasefire with Russian separatists in the region remains shaky, militaries in the Baltic states are bracing themselves for more Russian aggression. ... more

Phyllis Schlafly - Tue Feb 17

Vivian Hughbanks - Thu Feb 12

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is apprehensive about the State Departments plan to resettle thousands of Syrian refugees in the United States. FBI Assistant Director Michael Steinbach said Wednesday that those seeking new homes would have to be thoroughly vetted before relocating to U.S. soil. ... more

Jeff Jacoby - Wed Oct 1

Ky Sisson - Mon Aug 18

With a humanitarian crisis forcing thousands of minority Iraqis to flee from Islamic State forces, American public opinion on the United States involvement in Iraq has shifted. ... more

Leah Barkoukis - Fri Jul 25

This will not help. ... more

Rachel Marsden - Wed Jan 22

Leo McCloskey - Thu Oct 31

Nicole Bailey - Fri Oct 18

A man in New Zealand applied for refugee status in anticipation of the effects of climate change and was denied. He moved to New Zealand from the Pacific island of Kiribati in 2007, and his visa has since expired. In order to avoid being deported, he hoped to convince the High Court that climate change makes Kiribati too unsafe for him to return. ... more

Humberto Fontova - Fri Jul 5