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Paris Attack Impact On Refugees

Marko Drobnjakovic / AP

People relax after arriving by boat from neighboring Turkey on the northern shore of Lesbos, Greece, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. Over half a million migrants and refugees have reached the Greek islands so far this year, a record number of arrivals.

Marko Drobnjakovic / AP

Anti-refugee sentiment in Europe and Islamic radicalism in the Middle East is making a difficult situation for worse for refugees. So what happens next to people fleeing ISIS in Iraq and Syria? Will these refugees ever be able to return home? Dr. Keith Watenpaugh adds his perspective.
Watenpaugh is an associate professor of Human Rights Studies and Director of the UC Davis Human Rights Studies Program. He teaches in the Religious Studies and Human Rights Minor programs. His new book “Bread from Stones” analyzes the theory and practice of modern humanitarianism.

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