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Takei fires back at mayor that compared rejecting Syrian refugees to interning Japanese

Takei is currently in “Allegiance” that is set during the Japanese American internment of World War II.

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Don’t ‘scapegoat’ Syrian refugees, Catholic bishops and evangelicals say

Fears that the U.S. could fall prey to Paris’ fate are unfounded, the Catholic and evangelical leaders said.

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The process, plus a first-hand account, of becoming a refugee in Hawaii

When refugees arrive here in Hawaii, service providers will help them with a variety of necessities including health, housing and food.

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Gov. Ige defends position on Syria: ‘I don’t have the authority to say yes or no’

“The state of Hawaii is a state of the United States of America and we do participate in a refugee relocation program that is run by the Uni…

U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono, D, Hawaii

Lawmakers weigh in on Syrian refugees in Hawaii

Gov. David Ige’s statement supporting President Obama’s commitment to accepting refugees from Syria has drawn a lot of reaction.

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Gov. Ige says Hawaii will accept Syrian migrants; Republicans tell Obama to keep refugees out

“I am confident that our state will work closely with the federal government to ensure that appropriate resources and support are available …

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France launches airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, manhunt continues for fugitive

Reports are the airstrikes destroyed a jihadi training camp and a munitions dump.

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California design student victim of Paris terrorist attack remembered, others identified

“I and the entire campus are heartbroken by the news,” the school’s president said at a vigil Sunday.