Most Recent Content from: Joe McCarthy

  • Article: JFK’s ‘Nation of Immigrants’ Phrase Removed From US Agency Mission Statement
    Citizenship

    JFK’s ‘Nation of Immigrants’ Phrase Removed From US Agency Mission Statement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 23, 2018

    The phrase has long roots in US history. Read more

  • Article: This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied
    Citizenship

    This Same-Sex Couple Tried to Foster a Refugee Child and Was Denied

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    The lawyers argue that it's textbook discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Leonardo DiCaprio Helped Pay Off Seychelles Debt to Protect Oceans
    Environment

    Leonardo DiCaprio Helped Pay Off Seychelles Debt to Protect Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    Almost all human activity will be banned in the protected areas. Read more

  • Feature: LGBTQ Refugees Face Unimaginable Trauma, But They’re Rising Up
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    LGBTQ Refugees Face Unimaginable Trauma, But They’re Rising Up

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Feb. 22, 2018

    “You’re fighting against people who are trained to deport you.” Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils
    Environment

    Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    All single-use plastic must be phased out by 2030. Read more

  • Video: This Bobsledder Is Breaking Gender Barriers on Her Way to Gold
    PartnerGirls & Women

    This Bobsledder Is Breaking Gender Barriers on Her Way to Gold

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018|P&G

    Pushing limits has always been a part of her life. Read more

  • Article: Extreme Water Rationing Helps Cape Town Push Back Water Apocalypse
    Water & Sanitation

    Extreme Water Rationing Helps Cape Town Push Back Water Apocalypse

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 21, 2018

    The city is even now suggesting that Day Zero could be averted. Read more

  • Article: She Survived a Genocide. Now She’s Fighting to Rebuild Her Community
    Citizenship

    She Survived a Genocide. Now She’s Fighting to Rebuild Her Community

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 20, 2018

    She’s trying to rebuild a society. Read more