Pope Francis denies Europe’s migrant emergency, calls out countries’ ‘alarmist propaganda’

Posted on AllSides September 24th, 2023
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Pope Francis challenged French President Emmanuel Macron and other European leaders to open their ports to people fleeing hardship and poverty, insisting Saturday that the continent isn’t facing a migration “emergency” but rather a long-term reality that governments must deal with humanely.

For a second straight day in the French port city of Marseille, Francis took aim at European countries that have used “alarmist propaganda” to justify closing their doors to migrants and tried to shame them into responding with charity instead.

He called for migrants to have legal pathways to...

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