#Refugees

  • Article: Afghan Teen Loses Asylum Status in Austria for Not 'Acting Gay Enough': Reports
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    Afghan Teen Loses Asylum Status in Austria for Not 'Acting Gay Enough': Reports

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 17, 2018

    An official rejected teen’s claim based on esoteric, superficial list. Read more

  • Article: US Elected Officials Call for More Refugees
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    US Elected Officials Call for More Refugees

    Aug. 16, 2018|Voice of America

    “The significant decline in refugee arrivals this year has had a negative impact on communities.” Read more

  • Article: One Tweet Sparks Viral Campaign to Find Job for Refugee Rocket Scientist
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    One Tweet Sparks Viral Campaign to Find Job for Refugee Rocket Scientist

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 16, 2018

    “Mohamed’s story shows that when refugees are given the opportunity, they thrive!” Read more

  • Article: UN Stepping Up Ebola Screening of Refugees Fleeing DR Congo
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    UN Stepping Up Ebola Screening of Refugees Fleeing DR Congo

    Aug. 13, 2018|Voice of America

    The UN refugee agency is trying to reduce the risk of Ebola spreading. Read more

  • Article: Thailand Grants Citizenship to Stateless Survivors of Cave Rescue
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    Thailand Grants Citizenship to Stateless Survivors of Cave Rescue

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 9, 2018

    Stateless members of the soccer team trapped in a cave last month now have a nation. Read more

  • Article: All EU Countries Are 'Complicit' in Deaths of Migrants and Refugees: Amnesty International
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    All EU Countries Are 'Complicit' in Deaths of Migrants and Refugees: Amnesty International

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 8, 2018

    "European governments are more concerned with keeping people out than they are with saving lives." Read more

  • Feature: This Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Spent 10 Years Documenting Refugees
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    This Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Spent 10 Years Documenting Refugees

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 7, 2018

    They have names and dreams and hopes," Muhammed Muheisen tells Global Citizen. Read more

  • Article: Trump White House Wants to Cut Refugee Number to Another Historic Low
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    Trump White House Wants to Cut Refugee Number to Another Historic Low

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 2, 2018

    The Trump administration has been trying to cut refugee aid as much as possible. Read more