Syracuse Refugee Issue

I think Henk Wildschut’s work is so great and so moving. Reading the Atlantic Article on Syracuse Immigrants was very shocking. I can’t imagine how hard it must be for refugees to kick-start their life without numerous challenges. Through research I was shocked to see how many people (Some of the Syracuse Community) shun the idea of welcoming immigrants to Syracuse because the government hasn’t dealt with issues of the peoples. Perhaps if the community was more involved the government could please everyone. What comes around goes around. I found some interesting, eye opening short films about refugees after being inspired by Wildschut’s work.

One of my favorites:

You can view the rest here: http://innovation.unhcr.org/7-videos-guaranteed-to-change-the-way-you-see-refugees/

Mackenzie

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