More migrants, less money, extreme violence and a recalcitrant, unpredictable northern neighbor – these are the ingredients of a refugee crisis, not a diplomatic victory.
What is the economic impact of refugees in the near and long term (transition time between needing assistance and adding to the economy)?
The West and the Gulf Arabs have condemned Libya to the strongman.
"While the vote does not represent a formal withdrawal from the Compact, it does send a signal that the wealthiest country the world intends to abdicate global leadership in working towards the Compact's objectives."
A federal judge in California has temporarily halted Trump’s asylum ban, which attempted to deny asylum to anyone entering the country from outside of a legal port of entry.
The solution to the refugee crisis is generous aid to struggling Central American countries, not a Pentagon mobilization.
Monday’s announcement represents the lowest ceiling any president has imposed on the U.S. refugee program since its creation in 1980.
"The United States has everything to do with the creation of the monsters that are driving the refugees up to our border."