Sonya Tiratsuyan

The U.S. Government Turned Away Thousands of Jewish Refugees, Fearing That They Were Nazi Spies

Blog Post created by Sonya Tiratsuyan Employee on Feb 6, 2017

Originally posted on November 18, 2015 on


Possible assignment challenge: ask students to examine the similarities of fear of refugees from World War II compared to refugees of the present day after reading this article.