As more becomes known after the recent attacks in Paris, France, including IS taking responsibility, certain voices whisper through the cries of sorrow that refugees are complicit in this act of depravity. Next America has covered refugees in the U.S. for years. We've gathered some of those stories here to offer a picture we believe more closely reflects who refugees are, the sacrifices they make when they are forced to leave their homelands, and how much they endure once they arrive here.
After Refugees Wash Ashore
Why Syrian Refugees Might Settle in These U.S. Cities
Detroit Is a Dream Come True for Iraqi Refugees
Soccer Program Helps Refugee Kids Fit In At School
How Some Refugees in Seattle Learned to Trust the Police
Report Finds Harsh Conditions at Immigration Detention Centers
Young, Alone and Undocumented
Former Sudanese ‘Lost Boy’ is Now a U.S. Diplomat
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