Carr Center's John Shattuck: "US needs to help the EU end the refugee crisis"

April 26, 2016
Carr Center's John Shattuck: "US needs to help the EU end the refugee crisis"

In his latest Op-Ed for the Boston Globe, Carr Center Senior Fellow John Shattuck argues that the US "needs to help the EU end the refugee crisis."

Writes Shattuck: "The refugee crisis is at the center of Europe’s political war. Some European countries are building walls to exclude people seeking refuge from the deadly conflicts in the Middle East, while others — notably Greece, Germany, and the Nordics — are working to reinforce EU values of openness and tolerance.

The United States should do more to promote these values by increasing its support for relief efforts and opening its doors to refugees from the Middle East."

Read the full Op-Ed.