October 19, 2017

Dawn Eden: Was the Pope Wrong to Compare Refugee Centres to Concentration Camps?

Syrian refugees wait on the Syrian side of the border near Sanliurfa, Turkey, in June 2015. Photo: CNS/Sedat/Suna, EPA

Until last weekend, Pope Francis earned nothing but praise from the American Jewish Committee. But when the pope, speaking off the cuff, likened European migrant and refugee holding centers to concentration camps, the advocacy group’s response was swift and sharp.

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