Refugees And Terrorism; Travel Bans And Tourism; And Colombia’s Afro-Colombians by WBEZ’s Worldview

https://soundcloud.com/wbez-worldview/refugees-and-terrorism-travel-bans-and-tourism-and-colombias-afro-colombians

President Trump has said the executive order banning the entry of citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries is not about religion but rather “is about terror and keeping our country safe.” We take a closer look at a study from the CATO Institute which found the chance of an American being murdered in a terrorist attack caused by a refugee is 1 in 3.64 billion per year. And as Colombia’s government and FARC rebels implement a historic peace deal, the country’s Afro-Colombian population still suffers. We discuss the continued violent repression.

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