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  • Article: Plants Are Getting Bigger and Storing More Carbon, Study Finds
    Environment

    Plants Are Getting Bigger and Storing More Carbon, Study Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2017

    Scientists don’t yet know if there’s a limit to this benefit. Read more

  • Article: This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India
    Education

    This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017

    Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi is calling for an end to sexual violence against children. Read more

  • Article: India Urged to Target and Punish Men Who Buy Sex With Children
    Citizenship

    India Urged to Target and Punish Men Who Buy Sex With Children

    Oct. 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of children are lured or abducted by traffickers every year in India. Read more

  • Article: Health Officials Pledge to End Deaths from Cholera, ‘Disease of the Poor’
    AdvocacyHealth

    Health Officials Pledge to End Deaths from Cholera, ‘Disease of the Poor’

    By Shakira Donovan|Oct. 16, 2017

    Vaccines and Improved Sanitation Could Save Almost 100,000 Lives Read more

  • Article: This Award-Winning Chef Is Serving Meals to Hungry Puerto Ricans Every Day
    Food & Hunger

    This Award-Winning Chef Is Serving Meals to Hungry Puerto Ricans Every Day

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017

    He even opened up a “paella pop-up.” Read more

  • Article: This European City Is the Best One for Women to Live in, Poll Finds
    Girls & Women

    This European City Is the Best One for Women to Live in, Poll Finds

    Oct. 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There is no other city in the world where I would want to raise my daughters." Read more

  • Article: How This Weekend’s Terror Attack in Somalia Is Linked to Poverty
    Citizenship

    How This Weekend’s Terror Attack in Somalia Is Linked to Poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2017

    The Shabab both exploits and worsens poverty. Read more

  • Article: California Just Became the First State in the US to Recognize a Third Gender
    Citizenship

    California Just Became the First State in the US to Recognize a Third Gender

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 16, 2017

    Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature provides for more equal rights across the spectrum. Read more