#Citizenship

  • Feature: The Latin American Foto Festival Is a Stunning Window Into the Region's Diverse Cultures
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    The Latin American Foto Festival Is a Stunning Window Into the Region's Diverse Cultures

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Erica Sanchez|July 17, 2019

    The second edition of the annual photography exhibition is on display through July 21. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration's New Asylum Rule Breaks US and International Law, Experts Say
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    Trump Administration's New Asylum Rule Breaks US and International Law, Experts Say

    By Joe McCarthy|July 16, 2019

    "President Trump is trying to end asylum, full stop." Read more

  • Article: 663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water
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    663 Million Children Lack Access to Basic Human Rights Like Clean Water

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 12, 2019

    Multidimensional poverty considers things like access to food and clean water. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Threatening the Fight to End Extreme Poverty: UN
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    Climate Change Is Threatening the Fight to End Extreme Poverty: UN

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 10, 2019

    “It is abundantly clear that a much deeper, faster and more ambitious response is needed.” Read more

  • Article: Almost Half of All Indigenous Children in Canada Live in Poverty
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    Almost Half of All Indigenous Children in Canada Live in Poverty

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 9, 2019

    The on-reserve child poverty rate is about three times the national rate. Read more

  • Article: Meet the First Black Barbie Who Uses a Wheelchair
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    Meet the First Black Barbie Who Uses a Wheelchair

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 2, 2019

    She comes with a ramp for access to the Barbie Dreamhouse. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Refugees Face Barriers Around the World. Here's How You Can Help.
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    LGBTQ Refugees Face Barriers Around the World. Here's How You Can Help.

    By Joe McCarthy|July 1, 2019

    "It is time to recognize the specific needs of LGBTI asylum-seekers and refugees." Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Women and Girls at Great Risk of Human Trafficking, Survivor Says
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    Indigenous Women and Girls at Great Risk of Human Trafficking, Survivor Says

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 28, 2019

    “They think we're broken, but we're not.” Read more