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Olympia World Affairs Speaker Series


Thurston Economic Development Council (SPSCC Lacey Campus) Steve Niva, Associate Professor of Global Politics, The Evergreen State College The Refugee Crisis and the Re-Bordering of Europe Steve Niva from TESC will be speaking on "The Refugee Crisis and the Re-Bordering of Europe." The European Union was meant to dissolve borders and lead to regional integration but there seems to be a reversal underway in today's Europe. Border controls, border barriers and even border walls are going up all over Europe. Where is this happening and why?