Bill Frelick of Human Rights Watch says what the U.S. is seeing is dwarfed by the massive flow of refugees into other countries, such as Italy.
There are some towns in America that are so small, nearly everybody is a politician. They serve on the city council, the school board or the water commission. It’s not that they seek the glory. They do it because of the fierce need to control their community’s destiny.
From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Chris Lehman of the Northwest News Network has the story of one such town: Prescott, Oregon. Population 55.