#human rights

  • Article: Hundreds of Refugee Children Are Still Stranded A Year After Calais ‘Jungle’ Was Demolished
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    Hundreds of Refugee Children Are Still Stranded A Year After Calais ‘Jungle’ Was Demolished

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 9, 2017

    The children are vulnerable to trafficking, abuse, and disease. Read more

  • Article: Tanzanian Court Sentenced Six to Prison for Cutting Off the Hand of Albino Boy
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    Tanzanian Court Sentenced Six to Prison for Cutting Off the Hand of Albino Boy

    Sept. 5, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Albinos are attacked for their body parts, which are prized in witchcraft and can fetch a high price Read more

  • Article: The Many, Many Ways The Killers Are Working to Make the World a Better Place
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    The Many, Many Ways The Killers Are Working to Make the World a Better Place

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 18, 2017

    Little did you know, your favorite band is helping to change the world. Read more

  • Article: How Workplaces in India Are Slowly Becoming Transgender-Friendly
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    How Workplaces in India Are Slowly Becoming Transgender-Friendly

    June 20, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A growing number of Indian companies are actively hiring transgender people. Read more

  • Article: Study Found That Nearly 10,000 Yazidis Were Killed and Kidnapped By Islamic State In 2014
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    Study Found That Nearly 10,000 Yazidis Were Killed and Kidnapped By Islamic State In 2014

    May 10, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 3,100 Yazidis were killed and about 6,800 kidnapped to become sex slaves or fighters. Read more

  • Article: Meet Dessai Scott: Transgender Sex Trafficking Survivor and Advocate
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    Meet Dessai Scott: Transgender Sex Trafficking Survivor and Advocate

    April 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I can't count the amount of times I was sold or to how many men." Read more

  • Article: How One Truck Driver Saved a Woman From Sex Slavery
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    How One Truck Driver Saved a Woman From Sex Slavery

    By James O'Hare|April 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Kevin Kimmel was at a gas station in Virginia when he noticed something odd. Read more

  • Article: After 6 Years of War Being Waged in Syria, Here’s What to Do About It
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    After 6 Years of War Being Waged in Syria, Here’s What to Do About It

    By Gabriella Canal|March 15, 2017

    For millions of Syrians, the pathway to justice will be a long and arduous one. Read more