Here’s the antidote for yesterday’s shocking video of refugees of war being chased down by the cops in Hungary.
It’s from Finland, where the nation’s clergy issued this video today.
As you’ve probably guessed, tervetuloa means “welcome”.
Earlier this week, Finland’s prime minister — Juha Sipila — offered one of his homes to those seeking asylum.
(h/t: Bonnie Wilcox)
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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