What to do about the International Refugee Crisis
What to do about the
International Refugee Crisis
Individual migration is OK;
mass migration is bad ... it
disrupts cultures ... dis-cohesion
Depends on a cultures ability to assimulate others
We should help solve the refugee pblms at their source; cheaper that way. Exception: Civil War
We don't HAVE a refugee problem, we are already doing it right
We tend to pendulum between too many vs too restrictive.
Should refugees be isolated? Prevents assimilation. Creates problems. Treating a probl as temp
Having a multicultural society is a challenge
Canada has a ranking (point) system ranking the value of an immigrant
Counter: This is discriminatory and leaves the "worst" back home, making the situation there worse.
Look at Canada;
They are actively
looking for refugees
Three types: Economic, Political, Religous
EU is not doing a very good job
Much of the issues with I/R is baseless FEAR ... they're just different, not actually dangerous
In Britain they have reality shows that emphasize the danger/criminality of immigrants because ... ratings.
The US has no identity card system