Re-posting this on my blog. And yes we are very welcoming in Cincinnati…
It is indirect of course, but the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)*** is choosing the refugees for America and then the US State Department and the Office of Refugee Resettlement (HHS) along with the contractorsdecide in which cities they will be placed.
Greater Cincinnati extends beyond Ohio into Kentucky and Indiana. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cincinnati_metropolitan_area
It sure looks like Cincinnati is one city they have deemed “welcoming.”
This is your usual longish article starring a struggling but grateful refugee, nothing new there. However, it has a few nuggets of information that you might find useful. It seems that Kentucky Refugee Ministries, the same contractor that was ripped-off the other day by a Muslim client, plays a role in resettling refugees in the greater Cincinnati area.
The article also confirms the role of the UN and that refugees get welfare goodies as a special class of immigrant (which we…
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