#Refugee

  • Feature: Why Jeff Sessions' Ruling on Domestic Violence and Asylum Matters
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    Why Jeff Sessions' Ruling on Domestic Violence and Asylum Matters

    By Daniele Selby|June 12, 2018

    Legal experts and rights advocates say Sessions' decision rolls back refugee and women's rights. Read more

  • Article: Sheffield's Badass New Lord Mayor Is Also a Former Refugee
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    Sheffield's Badass New Lord Mayor Is Also a Former Refugee

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 18, 2018

    Magid Magid says he’s going bring the role "into the 21st century." Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Who Rescued 51 Migrants Are Cleared of Criminal Charges in Greece
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    Aid Workers Who Rescued 51 Migrants Are Cleared of Criminal Charges in Greece

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2018

    “I lost everything but I did not lose my humanity.” Read more

  • Article: Sexual Orientation Tests Violate Refugees’ Human Rights, EU Court of Justice Says
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    Sexual Orientation Tests Violate Refugees’ Human Rights, EU Court of Justice Says

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 26, 2018

    Authorities subjected a gay Nigerian refugee to psychological tests to confirm his sexuality. Read more

  • Article: Myanmar Blocks Investigators as Reports of Mass Grave in Rakhine State Emerge
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    Myanmar Blocks Investigators as Reports of Mass Grave in Rakhine State Emerge

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 20, 2017

    In just over a week, the government arrested two journalists and blocked a UN investigator. Read more

  • Article: The Iconic ‘Afghan Girl’ Is Finally a Homeowner, After More Than 30 Years as a Refugee
    Girls & Women

    The Iconic ‘Afghan Girl’ Is Finally a Homeowner, After More Than 30 Years as a Refugee

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    35 years ago, Gula’s piercing eyes graced National Geographic’s cover. Read more

  • Article: Girls as Young as 12 Married to Older Men in Worsening Rohingya Refugee Crisis
    Girls & Women

    Girls as Young as 12 Married to Older Men in Worsening Rohingya Refugee Crisis

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 30, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “I have no father and I was a great burden on my mother so it’s better I got married.” Read more

  • Article: This Former Refugee Is Now a Top Model in Australia
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    This Former Refugee Is Now a Top Model in Australia

    By Marnie Cunningham|Nov. 28, 2017

    And now she’s helping raise money for refugee children Read more