#Austria

  • Article: Austrian Government Approves Headscarf Ban in Elementary Schools

    Austrian Government Approves Headscarf Ban in Elementary Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 17, 2019

    The law specifically targets Muslim women. Read more

  • Article: Stormzy Cancels Headline Festival Slot to 'Make a Point' Against Racism

    Stormzy Cancels Headline Festival Slot to 'Make a Point' Against Racism

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 12, 2019

    The festival reportedly offered drinks tokens in exchange for sharing positive security stories. Read more

  • Article: Asylum Seekers Are Boosting Europe's Economies, Study Says

    Asylum Seekers Are Boosting Europe's Economies, Study Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 21, 2018

    "The cliché that international migration is associated with economic 'burden' can be dispelled." Read more

  • Article: The EU Accepted More Than 500,000 Refugees in 2017

    The EU Accepted More Than 500,000 Refugees in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy|April 19, 2018

    Germany led the way. Read more

  • Feature: Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes

    Powerful Photos of Families Welcoming Refugees into Their Homes

    By Olivia KestinJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 15, 2018

    “The photographs show very clearly what’s possible when people and communities react with openness.” Read more

  • Article: Austria’s Supreme Court Just Legalized Gay Marriage

    Austria’s Supreme Court Just Legalized Gay Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 5, 2017

    The court ruled that only allowing same-sex couples to enter civil partnerships is discrimination. Read more

  • Article: What It's Like To Welcome a Refugee Into Your Own Home

    What It's Like To Welcome a Refugee Into Your Own Home

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Sept. 6, 2016

    The ordinary people making refugees welcome. Read more

  • Article: #RefugeesWelcome shows true spirit of many Europeans

    #RefugeesWelcome shows true spirit of many Europeans

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 1, 2015

    Citizens, celebrities, media outlets rally around heartwarming message. Read more