Most Recent Content from: Phineas Rueckert

  • Article: This Woman Has Collected 1,500,000 Pennies to Send 300 Girls to School
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    This Woman Has Collected 1,500,000 Pennies to Send 300 Girls to School

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 4, 2018

    Davinia James’ upbringing in Jamaica inspired her to give back, one penny at a time. Read more

  • Article: 15 Photos That Will Take You on a Journey Around the World This Week
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    15 Photos That Will Take You on a Journey Around the World This Week

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Olivia Kestin|June 1, 2018

    Here's what happened as May turned to June. Read more

  • Article: This Street Artist Is Putting Up Huge Murals of Immigrants Across the UK
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    This Street Artist Is Putting Up Huge Murals of Immigrants Across the UK

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 1, 2018

    "Migration" tells the stories of the UK's unsung heroes. Read more

  • Article: Walmart Offers Free College Tuition to Its 1.5 Million Employees
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    Walmart Offers Free College Tuition to Its 1.5 Million Employees

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 31, 2018

    But there are a few catches. Read more

  • Article: Activists Call Out 'Lethal Strategy of Repression' Against Student Protesters in Nicaragua
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    Activists Call Out 'Lethal Strategy of Repression' Against Student Protesters in Nicaragua

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|May 30, 2018

    At least 76 people have been killed in anti-government protests. Read more

  • Article: Why Periods Are Keeping Girls Out of School — and How You Can Help
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    Why Periods Are Keeping Girls Out of School — and How You Can Help

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 30, 2018

    Investing in menstrual hygiene management (MHM) can help get girls back in school. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study
    Health

    Hurricane Maria May Have Killed 5,000 People in Puerto Rico: Harvard Study

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 29, 2018

    Researchers attribute the bulk of the deaths to “health care disruption.” Read more

  • Article: South Africa Just Named Its First Black Rugby Captain in 127 Years
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    South Africa Just Named Its First Black Rugby Captain in 127 Years

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 29, 2018

    “Every time I step on [the pitch], I want to inspire everyone that's been in my situation.” Read more