#Current events

  • Article: Activists Unfurl 'Refugees Welcome' Banner Across Statue of Liberty
    Citizenship

    Activists Unfurl 'Refugees Welcome' Banner Across Statue of Liberty

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 21, 2017

    This is America. Read more

  • Article: This Muslim Teacher Was Stopped From Traveling to the US, Even Though He’s British & Trump's Ban Was Blocked
    Citizenship

    This Muslim Teacher Was Stopped From Traveling to the US, Even Though He’s British & Trump's Ban Was Blocked

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 21, 2017

    “I couldn’t speak, I was lost for words.” Read more

  • Article: New Trump Guidelines Massively Expand Authorities' Abilities to Deport Immigrants
    Citizenship

    New Trump Guidelines Massively Expand Authorities' Abilities to Deport Immigrants

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 21, 2017

    Millions of people are at risk. Read more

  • Article: New Yorkers Boldly Challenge Refugee Ban by Saying 'I Am Muslim, Too'
    Citizenship

    New Yorkers Boldly Challenge Refugee Ban by Saying 'I Am Muslim, Too'

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 19, 2017

    "A ban on one of us is a ban on all of us." Read more

  • Article: The Women’s Strike on March 8 Could Bring Economy to Standstill
    Girls & Women

    The Women’s Strike on March 8 Could Bring Economy to Standstill

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 16, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “I don’t want to be defensive for the next 4 years.” Read more

  • Article: Here’s Why Trump Might Stick With the Paris Climate Agreement
    Environment

    Here’s Why Trump Might Stick With the Paris Climate Agreement

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 15, 2017

    No man is an island. Read more

  • Article: Americans Send Love to Immigrants This Valentine's Day
    Citizenship

    Americans Send Love to Immigrants This Valentine's Day

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 14, 2017

    "You are what makes America great." Read more

  • Article: 9 Adorable Hippo Gifs and Facts for World Hippo Day
    Environment

    9 Adorable Hippo Gifs and Facts for World Hippo Day

    By Joe McCarthy| Feb. 14, 2017

    They're cute and they love watermelon. Read more