Read Amy Roost’s recent article featured on The Huffington Post’s website, which addresses many of the misconceptions still held about refugees today. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/amy-roost/refugees-i-have-known_b_8105840.html

A young migrant sits in a tent in a park in Belgrade on September 9, 2015. The EU unveiled plans to take 160,000 refugees from overstretched border states, as the United States said it would accept more Syrians to ease the pressure from the worst migration crisis since World War II.  AFP PHOTO / ALEXA STANKOVIC        (Photo credit should read ALEXA STANKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

A young migrant sits in a tent in a park in Belgrade on September 9, 2015. The EU unveiled plans to take 160,000 refugees from overstretched border states, as the United States said it would accept more Syrians to ease the pressure from the worst migration crisis since World War II. AFP PHOTO / ALEXA STANKOVIC (Photo credit should read ALEXA STANKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)