#Explainer

  • Article: 4 Experts (and Elmo) Debunk Myths About the Refugee Crisis
    Citizenship

    4 Experts (and Elmo) Debunk Myths About the Refugee Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy| June 20, 2017

    "Putting faces behind the facts is crucial." Read more

  • Article: Refugees Are Good for the Economy, New Report Finds
    Finance & Innovation

    Refugees Are Good for the Economy, New Report Finds

    By Joe McCarthy| June 19, 2017

    Research of this kind hasn’t been done before. Read more

  • Article: Refugee Population Hits Record High in 2016: UN Report
    Citizenship

    Refugee Population Hits Record High in 2016: UN Report

    By Joe McCarthy| June 19, 2017

    20 people are displaced every minute. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 10 Best Ways to Combat Climate Change, Experts Say
    Environment

    These Are the 10 Best Ways to Combat Climate Change, Experts Say

    By Joe McCarthy| June 13, 2017

    The solutions are in reach. Read more

  • Article: 9 Sad But True Facts About How Much Plastic Is Really in Our Oceans
    Environment

    9 Sad But True Facts About How Much Plastic Is Really in Our Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy| June 8, 2017

    It’s terrorizing marine life. Read more

  • Article: 9 Reasons Why Dowries Are Horrible for Women
    Girls & Women

    9 Reasons Why Dowries Are Horrible for Women

    By Joe McCarthy| June 6, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    An ugly and corrosive system. Read more

  • Article: Cities Will Bake Under Climate Change, Experts Say; Here’s Why
    Environment

    Cities Will Bake Under Climate Change, Experts Say; Here’s Why

    By Joe McCarthy| May 30, 2017

    Stifling summertime heat could get much worse. Read more

  • Article: These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay
    Citizenship

    These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay

    By Joe McCarthy| May 26, 2017

    Everywhere in the world, LGBTQ people are discriminated against for simply being who they are. Read more