#US

  • Article: The Clooneys Just Donated $100,000 to Help Migrant Children Separated From Their Parents
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    The Clooneys Just Donated $100,000 to Help Migrant Children Separated From Their Parents

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 21, 2018

    President Trump's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy has stunned the world. Read more

  • Article: Why Everyone Should Honor Juneteenth
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    Why Everyone Should Honor Juneteenth

    By Daniele Selby|June 19, 2018

    Slaves in Texas learned of their freedom on June 19, 1865 — about two-and-half years late. Read more

  • Article: Americans Gave $410 Billion to Charity in 2017, Breaking Record
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    Americans Gave $410 Billion to Charity in 2017, Breaking Record

    June 13, 2018

    Good news: We’re experiencing a surge in philanthropy in the US. Read more

  • Article: US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution
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    US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    “The facts are clear. Our oceans are a mess.” Read more

  • Article: UN Accuses US of Human Rights Violations for Separating Migrant Families
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    UN Accuses US of Human Rights Violations for Separating Migrant Families

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2018

    The US is the only country not to have signed the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Read more

  • Article: Single Mom Who Went Into Labor During Exams Graduates From Harvard Law School
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    Single Mom Who Went Into Labor During Exams Graduates From Harvard Law School

    By Daniele Selby|June 4, 2018

    "They said that because of you I wouldn't be able to do this ... I did this BECAUSE OF YOU.” Read more

  • Article: UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants
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    UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2018

    “We must do all we can to protect them for future generations.” Read more

  • Article: Last Year's Hurricane Season Was the Most Destructive on Record. This Year's Could Be Just as Bad.
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    Last Year's Hurricane Season Was the Most Destructive on Record. This Year's Could Be Just as Bad.

    By Chris Gelardi|May 14, 2018

    Warming oceans are amplifying hurricane intensity. Read more