#Current events

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Refuse to Board Buses to Return to Myanmar
    Citizenship

    Rohingya Refugees Refuse to Board Buses to Return to Myanmar

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 16, 2018

    “I think they might kill us if we go there." Read more

  • Article: Ikea Is Making Products Out of Rice Waste to Clean India's Air
    Finance & Innovation

    Ikea Is Making Products Out of Rice Waste to Clean India's Air

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    Living in New Delhi is like smoking 50 cigarettes a day. Read more

  • Article: Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win
    Environment

    Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    “This is a beacon of hope.” Read more

  • Article: Rohingya Refugees Are Being Returned to Myanmar — Against Their Wishes
    Citizenship

    Rohingya Refugees Are Being Returned to Myanmar — Against Their Wishes

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2018

    “The human rights violations committed against the Rohingya amount to the worst atrocities." Read more

  • Article: Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050
    Environment

    Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 14, 2018

    They're closing down coal plants to invest in wind farms. Read more

  • Article: Amnesty International Strips Myanmar Leader of Human Rights Award
    Citizenship

    Amnesty International Strips Myanmar Leader of Human Rights Award

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2018

    “We will continue to fight for justice and human rights in Myanmar.” Read more

  • Article: Arizona Elects First Openly Bisexual Senator in US History
    Girls & Women

    Arizona Elects First Openly Bisexual Senator in US History

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2018

    Kyrsten Sinema is a champion of health care, women’s rights, and immigration reform. Read more

  • Article: Ben & Jerry’s New Ice Cream Flavor Supports Climate and Women Activists
    Citizenship

    Ben & Jerry’s New Ice Cream Flavor Supports Climate and Women Activists

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 12, 2018

    The company has a long history of supporting social justice issues. Read more