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  • Article: TripAdvisor Is Giving Refugees Free Access to Its Trip Experiences
    Citizenship

    TripAdvisor Is Giving Refugees Free Access to Its Trip Experiences

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 1, 2018

    It’s a way to make them feel more at home. Read more

  • Article: ‘Sesame Street’ Just Got $100 Million to Help Refugee Kids
    Education

    ‘Sesame Street’ Just Got $100 Million to Help Refugee Kids

    By David Brand|Dec. 21, 2017

    The program will provide educational content and emotional support for refugees. Read more

  • Article: Ben & Jerry’s Thinks Banning Refugees Is a ‘Half-Baked’ Idea
    Citizenship

    Ben & Jerry’s Thinks Banning Refugees Is a ‘Half-Baked’ Idea

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 16, 2017

    The ice cream brand is part of a larger movement. Read more

  • Article: Poll Shows 85% of Americans Unaware of Famine Affecting 20 Million in Africa and Middle East
    Food & Hunger

    Poll Shows 85% of Americans Unaware of Famine Affecting 20 Million in Africa and Middle East

    By Avery Friedman|July 14, 2017

    “Among those polled, millennials are the most concerned.” Read more

  • Article: Cate Blanchett Says Being a Mother Was ‘Central’ to Caring About Refugees
    Citizenship

    Cate Blanchett Says Being a Mother Was ‘Central’ to Caring About Refugees

    By Meghan Werft|May 12, 2017

    "As a parent I connected with their desire to protect their children." Read more

  • Article: Actor Kal Penn’s Crowdfunding Campaign Has Raised $800,000 (and Counting) for Syrian Refugees
    Citizenship

    Actor Kal Penn’s Crowdfunding Campaign Has Raised $800,000 (and Counting) for Syrian Refugees

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 1, 2017

    It all started with a comment from an Instagram troll. Read more

  • Article: This is what happens when refugee girls imagine their dream jobs
    Girls & Women

    This is what happens when refugee girls imagine their dream jobs

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 24, 2016

    Imagine you are a girl who has fled conflict in Syria. Read more