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On this Day Without Immigrants, a painful look at what some endure not just to escape their own war-torn countries, but, now, a newly uncertain future in Trump’s America. Since the election, hundreds of desperate refugees and asylum seekers have fled again, trekking for hours through frozen snowbound woods – and sometimes losing fingers or limbs to the cold – to reach Canadian border towns. With Trump, says one, “It’s not safe. So I run.” See one Somali make it, barely.
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