#United States

  • Article: American Kids Are Starting to Draw More Scientists as Female
    Girls & Women

    American Kids Are Starting to Draw More Scientists as Female

    By Chris Gelardi|March 20, 2018

    In the ‘60s and ‘70s, fewer than 1% of kids thought to draw women scientists. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ridiculous Refugee Policies You Should Know About
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    5 Ridiculous Refugee Policies You Should Know About

    By Chris Gelardi|March 20, 2018

    The worst refugee crisis since World War II has brought out some countries’ inhospitable sides. Read more

  • Article: The US May Withhold Foreign Aid from Poor Countries That Don’t Vote With It at UN
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    The US May Withhold Foreign Aid from Poor Countries That Don’t Vote With It at UN

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 19, 2018

    Either you’re with the US or you’re against the US. Read more

  • Article: Trump Announces Vision for Immigration & DACA Dreamers at the State of the Union Address
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    Trump Announces Vision for Immigration & DACA Dreamers at the State of the Union Address

    By Andrew McMaster|Jan. 31, 2018

    "Americans are Dreamers too." Read more

  • Article: Homeless People Are Paid to Clean Up Streets in This Texas City
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    Homeless People Are Paid to Clean Up Streets in This Texas City

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 22, 2018

    The program provided 40 jobs, and collected 3,856 tons of trash. Read more

  • Article: 8 Stunning Facts About the Gender Pay Gap After Iceland Decided to Ditch It
    Girls & Women

    8 Stunning Facts About the Gender Pay Gap After Iceland Decided to Ditch It

    Jan. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Everyone should follow Iceland’s lead on this one. Read more

  • Article: The Tax Bill Will Make Inequality Far Worse in the US, UN Expert Says
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    The Tax Bill Will Make Inequality Far Worse in the US, UN Expert Says

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2017

    The bill will ‘essentially shred crucial dimensions of a safety net that is already full of holes.’ Read more

  • Article: This Thanksgiving, US Groups Are Welcoming Refugees With Open Arms — And Trays of Turkey
    Food & Hunger

    This Thanksgiving, US Groups Are Welcoming Refugees With Open Arms — And Trays of Turkey

    By David Brand|Nov. 22, 2017

    Refugees are receiving turkey, cranberry sauce, and a warm embrace from groups throughout the US. Read more