2015 Archives

How America should address the refugee situation

SMU's Jeffrey Engel talks about how presidents have handled refugees and immigrants

December 9, 2015

Jeffrey A. EngelJeffrey Engel, Director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU, talks with Krys Boyd, host of KERS'a Think, about how presidents have handled refugees and immigrants in the past. This week, Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz said they wanted to limit the number of refugees coming into the United States, particularly those from ISIS-run areas of the world.

Listen to Boyd's discussion with Engel. audio icon