Why it’s unethical to shut out Syrian refugees

This week’s question was prompted by Gov. Rick Snyder’s statement that the State of Michigan will “put on hold our efforts to accept new refugees until the U.S. Department of Homeland Security completes a full review of security clearances and procedures.” He joins 26 other governors who have taken a similar position.

Our question this week is therefore, “Given the recent extremist attacks in Paris, is it ethical to deny Syrian refugees access to our country?”  Read More

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