#Turkey

  • Article: Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books
    Education

    Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books

    By David Brand|Jan. 17, 2018

    The shelves are filled with books rescued from the refuse pile. Read more

  • Article: A Gym Gave a Syrian Refugee Child Free Membership After His Photo Went Viral
    Citizenship

    A Gym Gave a Syrian Refugee Child Free Membership After His Photo Went Viral

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 12, 2018

    Mohammed Khaled is a shoe-shiner in Turkey. Read more

  • Article: Winter Arrives for Asylum-Seekers Stuck in Greece’s ‘Beyond Deplorable’ Refugee Camps
    Citizenship

    Winter Arrives for Asylum-Seekers Stuck in Greece’s ‘Beyond Deplorable’ Refugee Camps

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 22, 2017

    Lesbos’ mayor compared the conditions to a “concentration camp.” Read more

  • Article: Turkey’s Capital Banned LGBT Events — Here’s Why Activists Are Worried
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    Turkey’s Capital Banned LGBT Events — Here’s Why Activists Are Worried

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 20, 2017

    This is one of several recent moves that appears to reflect a rights rollback. Read more

  • Article: Activists Are Worried Turkey’s New Law Signals Future Women’s Rights Rollback
    Girls & Women

    Activists Are Worried Turkey’s New Law Signals Future Women’s Rights Rollback

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Critics worry this will create a loophole to legitimize religious ceremonies marrying children. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Global Citizen of Canada Who Helps Trauma Survivors One Song At A Time
    Citizenship

    Meet the Global Citizen of Canada Who Helps Trauma Survivors One Song At A Time

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 4, 2017

    Music can change the world — and he's got proof! Read more

  • Article: These Are the Top 5 Countries in the World for Jihadist Propaganda — But Is Yours One?
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    These Are the Top 5 Countries in the World for Jihadist Propaganda — But Is Yours One?

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2017

    “We are struggling to grasp the extent of the challenge.” Read more

  • Article: Despite Brexit, Attitudes Towards Immigrants Are Actually Improving in the UK
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    Despite Brexit, Attitudes Towards Immigrants Are Actually Improving in the UK

    Sept. 15, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In 2011, just 19% of Britains thought immigration was good. Now it's climbed to 40%. Read more