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An Overview of the Rohingya Refugee Crisis

An Overview of the Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Dallas Mercurio '20, Magazine Editor

November 15, 2017

Currently, in the beautiful country of Myanmar, previously known as Burma, the government is committing obscene acts of horror to the Rohingya people, a Muslim minority in the country. Thousands of Rohingya are fleeing their homes for the refugee camps in neighboring countries such as Bangladesh. To gain mor...

Debate over admission of Syrian refugees spikes after Paris, Beirut attacks

Maggie Leone '17, Sports Editor and Maura Ward '17, Staff Writer

January 10, 2016

As of November 19th, 31 states in the US declared that they would not welcome Syrian refugees because of the increased threat of terrorism to the United States.  However, Pennsylvania is not one of them.  Governor Wolf’s decision to allow Syrian refugees into the state is a very controversial matter ...

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