Syrian Refugees Are And Aren't Like Jewish WWII Refugees
Since the Paris attacks, we're seeing more comparisons between today's Syrian refugees and Holocaust-era Jewish refugees.By Sebastian Martinez | November 17, 2015
More and more people are drawing parallels between the plight of Syrian refugees today and Jewish refugees before World War II. (Video via Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
Many are in response to state governors and other politicians saying they won't accept refugees.
That comparison has some strengths but also some weaknesses.