How Congress Could Bar Syrian Refugees (International Business Times)

Every decade or two, a surge of refugees comes to the United States. In 1980, the U.S. took in 207,116 Vietnamese. In the early 1990s, more than 100,000 came from the former Yugoslavia, particularly Bosnia. And now, in 2015, the next wave appears slated to be from Syria, with the U.S. increasing its total intake of…