It might seem clueless to wish someone a “happy world refugee day.” After all, a refugee is someone who’s been forced flee their country to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster. The very definition of the word implies some form of tragedy. But whether or not the tragedy a person faces is manmade or not, a refugee is someone who has survived. As both the Roman statesman Cicero and the Bible* are quoted as saying, “Where there is life, there is hope.” And nowhere is that hope more evident than with children.
On World Refugee Day, our hearts and minds turn to child refugees…Read More