Europe's war on refugees | The Chris Hedges Report

In their book, ‘Map of Hope and Sorrow,’ co-authors Helen Benedict and Eyad Awwadawnan trace the stories of five refugees trapped in Greece’s brutal refugee camps.

Helen Benedict is a novelist and journalist. Her previous books include ‘The Lonely Soldier: The Private War of Women Serving in Iraq’, and ‘Wolf Season’.

Eyad Awwadawnan, formerly a law student from Damascus, Syria, is a writer and poet currently living as an asylum-seeker in Reykjavik, Iceland. During his four years in Greece, he worked as a cultural mediator, translator and interpreter for various NGOs.

The Real News is an independent, viewer-supported, radical media network. Help us expand our in-depth analysis and coverage from Baltimore to Bangladesh by subscribing and becoming a member today!

Watch The Chris Hedges Report live YouTube premiere on The Real News Network every Friday at 12PM ET:

Listen to episode podcasts and find bonus content at The Chris Hedges Report Substack:

Help us continue producing The Chris Hedges Report by following us and making a small donation:

Donate to TRNN:
Sign up for our newsletter:

Like us on Facebook:
Follow us on Twitter:
#chrishedges #therealnewsnetwork

Written by Joshua Cervantes

Chris Swecker: 'Hard to believe' this was his first kill

How will Pele be remembered? | Inside Story