Refugee

Person in winter clothing holds green and white sign that reads, "Refugees are welcome here."

Trump Administration Retreats on Vow to Lower Refugee Cap

After announcing record low refugee cap of 30,000, administration says it will consult Congress before making a final decision. 

 

Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Creates Chaos and Prompts Airport Protests, Free Legal Work and Faith Community Condemnation

In the 48 hours after President Trump announced bars on entry from seven Muslim-majority countries and a revamping of the refugee admissions process, visa- and green-card holders were detained, federal judges issued stays and America’s airports became sites of resistance.

Trump in navy suit at brown podium, blurry images of faces behind him

Somali-American Man to Donald Trump: 'I Am No Danger to the Community'

Somali Americans across the country responded to Trump’s allegation during a Maine campaign event that the refugee community drains resources and promotes terrorism.

First Lady to Host Syrian Refugee at State of the Union Address

Syrian scientist and widower Refaai Hamo and more than 20 other special guests will have a place of honor at President Obama’s final SOTU.