Category: Immigration

Is there really an immigration crisis?

The election campaign has seen a lot of talk about an immigration “crisis” in America. But what do the numbers tell us? “There’s certainly a migration crisis worldwide,” says demographer Randy Capps. “But a...

Obama Urges Compassion For Refugees

Amid intensifying domestic debate over whether the United States should accept Syrian refugees, President Barack Obama urged Americans to lend a helping hand to those fleeing war and persecution at the hands of militants...