For decades, the U.S. has been a global leader in welcoming refugees. Today, when humanitarian efforts matter more than ever, Trump's policies are upheaving our leadership position. From continued fighting in Syria (and as many as 100,000 people fleeing in recent weeks) to Trump's decision to end protections for 200,000 Salvadorans, we, the people must rise up and embody our American values when our government won't.
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The IRC (International Rescue Committee) responds to the world's worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic wellbeing and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. In 2016, more than 26 million people benefited from IRC programs and those of its partner organizations.