Despite the record number of refugees and displaced people around the world today, rich countries appear to be increasingly reluctant to provide them safe haven. Many Westerners do think that most refugees and displaced people are ‘innocent victims,’ according to a new survey commissioned by humanitarian organization Islamic Relief Worldwide, yet only a minority thought their countries were morally or politically responsible for taking them in.
Westerners don’t want to take in more refugees, survey says
Breaking down the record high of 65 million displaced people
For the first time in recorded history, the number of people displaced from their homes topped 60 million. The United…