Samantha Bee busts refugee myths with a brilliant video game parody
ISIS: The video game?
"ISIS is actively trying to smuggle terrorists disguised as Syrian refugees into the US—and thanks to America's lax immigration policies, they're getting in without breaking a sweat."
If you watch any US cable news, you've probably heard politicians and pundits trot out that argument as an excuse to ban Syrian refugees from coming to the United States.
Not only does that stance totally disregard the United States' responsibility toward those affected by the massive humanitarian crisis in Syria, it's also straight-up false.
On a recent episode of her brand-new talk show, veteran comedian and Daily Show alum Samantha Bee tackled that myth head-on. Watch the video above to see Bee and her team tear into Islamophobia with the help of a clever video game spoof.