Milan Kovacovic

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Fear of Muslims.  Fear of refugees.  Fear of immigrants – we’ve heard it all and then some on the news in recent months, with wildly differing ideas of how to cope with that fear.

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His family and friends are safe. 

But UMD French professor Milan Kovacovic is still worrying about them and other people in his hometown of Paris, France.