Lifting the Ban on Refugees
One of the most contested debate in the last two weeks has been the executive order that was issued the president of the united states, President Donald Trump. While it is a temporary ban on the immigrants coming from a select seven countries, the political, social, cultural and economic implications are quite significant (Studebaker, Benjamin). There is need to consider the choice of helping the refugees find a safe place to start their lives afresh. Immigrants from countries such as Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Sudan, Yemen and Somalia, are not allowed to set foot in the united states, as they are banned for the time being.
There have been a number of concerns which are surrounding the element of banning the refugees from coming in to the united states. the most significant are associated with the terror threat that the refugees are expected to bring with them (Bier, David). In some of the propaganda messages that the ISIS has sent out since the refugee crisis started, is they will hide some of the terror agents among the refugees. This is has led to worldwide concern, where most of the people fear for their saf