January 2017

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Justin Trudeau's tweets wont make Canada a refugee havenbut popular pressure can | Martin Lukacs

The Prime Ministers refugee-friendly branding has veiled Canadas fortress policies that are in urgent need of overhaul It was a tweet heard around the world: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus rejoinder to Donald Trumps repugnant Muslim travel ban that has sparked outrage around the world. To those fleeing persecution, terror & war, Canadians will welcome

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Trump's travel ban hits hospitals hard

(CNN)The White House’s travel ban encompassing seven majority-Muslim countries is a blunt instrument that’s already wreaking havoc and the impact is already being disproportionately felt in American health care. The administration emphasizes it’s preventing only a “small percentage” of global travelers from entering or leaving the country, but our hospitals rely on a steady influx