Resolved: When in conflict, a nation’s self-interest should outweigh its international commitments to migrants. ​

General News 
UN Migrants and Refugees
The Refugee Brief
Refugee-Migrants Emergency Europe
Migrant News @ AL Jazeera
July 30
Ethnic networks help local refugees integrate into the host country economies
How many refugees are there are where are they? Excellent intro article.
Refugee terms 
July 29
Refugee policy must be changed . This article argues for restricting the number of refugees the US accepts.
Somali refugees arrested on terrorism charges
July 28
Trump wants to slam door on all refugees
Treatment of refugees is a dark stain on America 
Report reveals plight of Syrian refugees in Turkey 
Canada must not be complicit in the US assault on Central American refugees 
July 27
Turkey embraces millions of refugees
Criminalizing those who help refugees will not hide the gruesome reality
July 26
Religious groups react to new the US may stop admitting refugees
Venezuelan refugee crisis is not just a regional problem 
July 25
US missing out on $1.3 billion that refugee women could be contributing to the economy 
Syrian refugees panic as threat of deportation rises
There is a huge talent pool in the world’s refugee camps 
July 24
150 feared dead as boat capsizes off Libya
Saying no to refugees wrong on every count 
July 23
Imperialists made crisis out of refugees
America has saved thousands of refugees. We must do so again.
Are Syrian refugees  a danger to the West? 
Welcoming refugees is the right thing to do 
July 22
Turkey has deported hundreds of Syrian migrants 
July 21
US Bishops: Elimination of US refugee program against the principles we stand for 
July 19
Are Syrian refugees a danger to the West? 
UNHCR deeply concerned about US refugee restrictions 
July 18
Trump’s Refugee approach isn’t new. Europe and Australia went first 
What’s the future of Syrian refugees in Turkey?
July 17
Refugee Ripple Effect; The Send ‘Em Back Strategy is Spreading 
The Bible says to welcome refugees
The Fiscal Costs of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program at the Federal, State, and Local Levels, from 2005-2014 (2017). This 2017 report, which was suppressed by the Trump administration, shows the  net impact of refugees was fiscally positive.
July 16
The Fundamental Right to Seek Asylum (Ted Talk)
German Sea Watch Captain: Europe has a responsibility to take in refugees
July 15
How American policy has separated refugee families 
July 14
Climate of fear deters Syrian refugees from returning home
July 13
Refugees creating financial value across the world
Europe’s refugee policies are inadequate 
July 12
More than 1 million refugees will need resettled in 2020 
July 11
Cruelty won’t stop the border crisis
Europe shut these refugees out. Then Libyan rebels bombed them.
Climate refugees are happening right now 
July 10
What’s the difference between immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers? 
Trump should set the refugee cap at zero for 2020 
July 9
World teaming with refugees
July 8
Refugees, then and now
July 7
We were better when we were welcoming refugees 
The fate of refugees trapped in Syria 
July 6
Kindness saved us from the Nazis and now we must help the Syrian refugees
July 5
Profiling disease in Turkey after the refugee crisis
July 4
Most Syrian refugees want to stay in Germany 
Starved, Tortured, Bombed. The fate of refugees left in Libya 
The EU is complicit in migrants horrific fate in Libya 
World becoming more elitist, cruel toward refugees 
July 3
Judge orders release of captain of ship that rescued migrants
Want to immediately stop cruel treatment? Here’s what you can ask Congress to do
July 2
To stem the flow of refugees, address the conflict at its core
UN urges resettlement of 1.5 million refugees
Violence Against women within migrant refugees
Unimaginable horrors at Libya’s migrant detention centers
July 1
I fled Naszi Germany. I hope the US doesn’t turn its back on refugees
World has lost will to deal with the worst refugee crisis since World War II 
June 26
Why record numbers of African migrants are showing up at the US border
June 25
Photo of drowned refugee child shocked the world in 2015
June 19
Nearly 71 million displaced by war and violence
Refugee numbers hit record high
June 18
Europe breaking international law with its treatment of migrants and refugees
June 9
Meditteranean will be sea of blood without refugee boats
June 7
Venezuelan refugees and migrants up 4 million