WHAT'S HAPPENING IN OUR WORLD? THE REFUGEE CRISIS
In this video John Green, author of "The Fault in Our Stars" and "Paper Towns" among others, discusses the Syrian refugee crisis and the growing number of refugees from Syria, Afghanistan, and Eritrea crossing the sea with the help of smugglers to seek refuge in European Union nations.
Articles and excerpts to read and discuss:
The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012)