If you have suffered torture or persecution in your home country, you may be making plans to escape. Perhaps you are thinking of coming to the United States and seeking asylum. If this is your plan, there are some important things to know before you risk your life escaping your situation.
The results of a Colorado study on refugee integration are in: Most refugees are working hard to contribute to society and the economy. In fact, the study found that 75 percent of refugees were "highly integrated" after living in the U.S. for four years. Additional findings include: