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Author Sara Nović Answers One Question about ‘Girl at War’

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Hearing about the Syrian refugee crisis is unavoidable. It has become a part of our dialogue. You can’t change the channel or scroll away from one story on the heartbreak and prejudice refugees face without running into another. Once in a while, kindness does shine through in rough times like these–the Pope just took 12 Muslim Syrian refugees back to Rome with him. But what may be most important to note, is this may be a new crisis, but it is following a familiar pattern. People have been displaced and scattered through war and genocide for centuries. Media outlets just have a short memory. The same horrors occurred for the Croatians in the 1990s. Author Sara Nović covers that seemingly forgotten time in…

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