DescriptionA November 2015 statement issued by David Bowers, the Democratic Mayor of Roanoke, Virginia, justifies barring Syrian refugees from resettlement in the city on the grounds that like Japanese Americans, "the threat of harm to America from Isis is now just as real and serious as that from our enemies then.”
NoteStatement of Mayor David A. Bowers, November 18, 2015
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