#United Kingdom

  • Article: The UK Just Took Action to Ban Liquids Used in Acid Attacks
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    The UK Just Took Action to Ban Liquids Used in Acid Attacks

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 3, 2017

    A string of horrendous crimes has driven politicians to take action. Read more

  • Article: Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister
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    Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We can’t end global poverty without empowering women and girls." Read more

  • Article: Gay Muslim Marries the Man Who Saved His Life in UK's First Same-Sex Muslim Wedding
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    Gay Muslim Marries the Man Who Saved His Life in UK's First Same-Sex Muslim Wedding

    By Meghan Werft|July 11, 2017

    “He gave me hope at one of my lowest points and he's stood by me all the way.” Read more

  • Article: The Queen of England May — or May Not — Have Just Weighed In On Brexit
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    The Queen of England May — or May Not — Have Just Weighed In On Brexit

    By Tess Sohngen|June 21, 2017

    A certain fashion accessory has sparked quite the debate. Read more

  • Article: London Assembly: Mayor Sadiq Khan Must Step Up to Stop FGM
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    London Assembly: Mayor Sadiq Khan Must Step Up to Stop FGM

    April 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "An estimated 170,000 women and girls in Britain have undergone FGM" Read more

  • Article: 'We're Dehumanizing Them': Game of Thrones Star Speaks Out in Support of Refugees
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    'We're Dehumanizing Them': Game of Thrones Star Speaks Out in Support of Refugees

    By James O'Hare|April 25, 2017

    Winter is coming, and refugees still need help. Read more

  • Article: Outrage at Daily Mail's 'Legs-It' Front Page Is Swift and Fierce
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    Outrage at Daily Mail's 'Legs-It' Front Page Is Swift and Fierce

    By Cassie Carothers|March 28, 2017

    The British tabloid decided women's legs are more important than global politics. Read more

  • Article: After Being 'Traded Like Cattle' Young Refugees Urge UK to Welcome Child Migrants
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    After Being 'Traded Like Cattle' Young Refugees Urge UK to Welcome Child Migrants

    Feb. 22, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The Dubs Amendment brings in refugee children, but critics fear it causes human trafficking. Read more