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The World is Turning its Back on Refugees

Kelsey Norman

The World is Turning its Back on Refugees.

By Kelsey Norman and Lama Mourad

When advocates tout “refugees as a resource” and emphasize the economic benefit that refugees bring to receiving states, their framing risks eroding the distinctiveness of the refugee category and the protection it ought to entail. The Atlantic: