Suchitra Vijayan on the Politics and Rhetoric of the Refugee Crisis

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

 

The co-founder of the Resettlement Legal Aid Project in Cairo during the Iraq War, Suchitra Vijayan discusses the refugee crisis from a legal, political, and humanitarian point of view. She details the remarkable empathy needed to work in the field and why the United States and Europe have an ethical responsibility to respond to the situation.

http://www.carnegiecouncil.org/studio/video-embed?media=20151201_Vijayan_INT.mp3