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A Rohingya girl sits on a bus as relocated to their new temporary shelter on May 13, 2015 in Lhoksukon, Aceh province, Indonesia. (Photo by Ulet Ifansasti/Getty)

How to solve our growing refugee crisis

Seventy-six years ago, in May 1939, the German ocean liner the St. Louis left Hamburg for Cuba. Nearly all of the 937 passengers were Jews fleeing the Nazis. But Cuba admitted only 28, and President Roosevelt, bowing to widespread anti-immigrant sentiment, denied entry to the rest. The St. Louis was forced back to Europe, where 254 of its...

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