Refugee Convention

When Trudeau’s Refugee Tweets Become a ‘Slap in the Face’ (Part 2)

Matthew Behrens April 26, 2017 Syrian refugees cross into Hungary underneath the Hungary–Serbia border fence, 25 August 2015, credit: Gémes Sándor/SzomSzed – http://szegedma.hu/hir/szeged/2015/08/migransok-szazai-ozonlenek-roszkerol-szegedre.html, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=42990919   Indefinite immigration detention Of course, the reception for refugees who make it to Canada is not a rosy picture either, as witnessed by the ongoing detention of

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When Trudeau’s Refugee Tweets Become a ‘Slap in the Face’ (Part 1)

Matthew Behrens April 26, 2017 Photo: Dima Siam (far right, in white hijab, holding her baby, Maria), welcomes her brother-in-law and his family as sponsored refugees to Canada on April 12. Siam is fighting a deportation order that would send her to Syria, the result of a simple paperwork error. The Trudeau government has thus

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