SEEKING REFUGE By Stephan Bauman, Mattew Soerens, and Dr. Issam Smeir (Non-fiction) This title is part of my holy grail resources on the Global Refugee Crisis. While filled with facts, numbers, and statistics, the authors balance this with putting faces and the humanity back into refugees by incorporating true stories throughout. The fears and myths… Continue reading 7 Books to Help Understand Immigration and the Global Refugee Crisis
"Today is 'World Refugee Day'," I say looking up from my phone to my husband. We are still in our pajamas, bedhead and all. He hands me my cup of coffee and gives a sad laugh.
This is part one of a series titled "Stories of Refugees in Turkey" dedicated to sharing the stories of refugees with hopes of giving readers a look past numbers and statistics into the dreams and lives of real people. Read part two here. “He is asking you,” my translator quietly tells me as she places… Continue reading Can You Help Us?: Stories of Refugees in Turkey