Most Recent Content from: James Hitchings-Hales

  • Article: New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Is the First World Leader to Go on Maternity Leave
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Is the First World Leader to Go on Maternity Leave

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 21, 2018

    Ardern gave birth to her baby girl while in office. Read more

  • Article: This Clothing Giant Is Under Fire for Using Photos of Rescued Migrants in Adverts
    Citizenship

    This Clothing Giant Is Under Fire for Using Photos of Rescued Migrants in Adverts

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 21, 2018

    Italy refused to let the boat in the image dock, despite 629 rescued migrants stranded on board. Read more

  • Article: 80% of People Who Died Sleeping Rough in London Had Mental Health Needs
    Health

    80% of People Who Died Sleeping Rough in London Had Mental Health Needs

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 19, 2018

    And now campaigners are calling on Theresa May to take urgent action. Read more

  • Article: 6 Things You Shouldn't Forget as Russia Hosts the 2018 World Cup
    Citizenship

    6 Things You Shouldn't Forget as Russia Hosts the 2018 World Cup

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Jana Sepehr|June 14, 2018

    Even people who don’t like football should be paying attention. Read more

  • Article: A Fifth of UK's Wild Animals at 'Risk of Extinction' Within 10 Years
    Environment

    A Fifth of UK's Wild Animals at 'Risk of Extinction' Within 10 Years

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 13, 2018

    Mark 2028 in your diaries — it could be the end of some of your favourite mammals. Read more

  • Article: Paraguay Has Officially Eliminated Malaria
    Health

    Paraguay Has Officially Eliminated Malaria

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|June 12, 2018

    It’s the first country in the Americas to eliminate the disease in 45 years. Read more

  • Article: Every Car in London Costs the NHS £8,000 Because Air Pollution Blows
    Environment

    Every Car in London Costs the NHS £8,000 Because Air Pollution Blows

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 7, 2018

    Air pollution kills — and also costs the taxpayer a fortune. Read more

  • Article: 'Plastic' Is the Children's Word of the Year
    Environment

    'Plastic' Is the Children's Word of the Year

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|June 6, 2018

    Last year's winner was "Trump" — and in 2016 it was "refugee." Read more