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By Ratna Omidvar,Dana Wagner

The international variety of humans at present displaced from their domestic country—more than 50 million—is larger than at any time given that global battle II. but in recent times Canada has deported, denied, and diverted numerous refugees. Is Canada a secure haven for refugees or a closed door?

In Flight and Freedom, Ratna Omidvar and Dana Wagner current a suite of thirty marvelous interviews with refugees, their descendants, or their family to record their impressive, and infrequently harrowing, trips of flight. The tales span centuries of refugee stories in Canada: from the struggle of 1812—where an escaped slave and her little one daughter flee the us to begin a brand new existence in Halifax—to the battle in Afghanistan—where asylum seekers collide with nation scrutiny and face the demanding situations of resettlement.

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