#Refugees

  • Article: Mayors Once Again Sidestep Trump to Tackle Major Global Problem
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    Mayors Once Again Sidestep Trump to Tackle Major Global Problem

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 7, 2017

    Cities are increasingly assuming diplomatic responsibilities. Read more

  • Article: This Syrian Boy Just Won an International Peace Prize and Met Malala
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    This Syrian Boy Just Won an International Peace Prize and Met Malala

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 7, 2017

    Mohamad Al Jounde was 12 years old when he set up a school for refugees in Lebanon. Read more

  • Article: Ai Weiwei Says ‘The Only Solution to the Refugee Crisis Will Be a Human Solution’
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    Ai Weiwei Says ‘The Only Solution to the Refugee Crisis Will Be a Human Solution’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 6, 2017

    Global Citizen caught up with Ai Weiwei at the UK premiere of his documentary “Human Flow”. Read more

  • Article: Germany Is Paying Asylum Seekers Thousands of Dollars to Go Back Home
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    Germany Is Paying Asylum Seekers Thousands of Dollars to Go Back Home

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 5, 2017

    Deportation with a “friendly face.” Read more

  • Article: The Supreme Court Just Ruled That Trump's Travel Ban Can Take Effect — For Now
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    The Supreme Court Just Ruled That Trump's Travel Ban Can Take Effect — For Now

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 4, 2017

    "The #MuslimBan is not about keeping our country safe; it’s about dividing Americans." Read more

  • Article: US Abandons UN Refugee and Migrant Pact on Eve of Talks
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    US Abandons UN Refugee and Migrant Pact on Eve of Talks

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 4, 2017

    The withdrawal is consistent with the Trump administration’s “America First” outlook. Read more

  • Article: Photo Series Shines a Light on 'Legal Ghosts' of Britain
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    Photo Series Shines a Light on 'Legal Ghosts' of Britain

    Dec. 4, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I am trapped and any move I make, I get stuck even more." Read more

  • Article: What Pope Francis Told Rohingya Refugees When He Finally Met Them Today
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    What Pope Francis Told Rohingya Refugees When He Finally Met Them Today

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 1, 2017

    "In the name of all of those who have persecuted you, hurt you, I ask forgiveness.” Read more