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What Does It Mean to Be a Refugee?

A rectangular folding table was placed against a wall. I sat at the head, and directly to my left was a male translator, along with a female patient. ¬†Usually, I prefer to have the patient closer to me, but she looked upset as soon as she had walked into the clinic and I wanted her…

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Do These Look Like the Faces of Criminals to You?

Over the past week, increasingly fallacious rhetoric about the Honduran migrant caravan, currently making it’ way towards the U.S.-Mexico border, has been uttered from the realms of the White House. This rhetoric has been designed to blow the facts way out of proportion, in order to paint a picture depicting an army of criminals making…