#Refugee crisis

  • Article: Rescue Boats Are Leaving the Mediterranean to Help the Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar
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    Rescue Boats Are Leaving the Mediterranean to Help the Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 5, 2017

    “Every time I see the news, my heart breaks.” Read more

  • Article: 11 Ongoing Tragedies That the World Has Forgotten But We All Need to Remember
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    11 Ongoing Tragedies That the World Has Forgotten But We All Need to Remember

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 30, 2017

    Wars, natural disasters, and crackdowns. Read more

  • Article: Italian Mafia Stole $41M Meant for Refugee Food and Shelter, Authorities Say
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    Italian Mafia Stole $41M Meant for Refugee Food and Shelter, Authorities Say

    By Joe McCarthy|July 18, 2017

    Refugees were left with rancid chicken or no food to eat. Read more

  • Article: 400,000 Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey Aren’t in School After War
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    400,000 Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey Aren’t in School After War

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 20, 2017

    "There is still a very real risk of a 'lost generation' of Syrian children." Read more

  • Article: Chobani Is Employing Hundreds of Refugees and It’s Amazing
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    Chobani Is Employing Hundreds of Refugees and It’s Amazing

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 31, 2016

    Making the world a better place one yogurt at a time. Read more

  • Article: Woman on 1985 National Geographic Cover Still an Emblem of Refugee Crisis
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    Woman on 1985 National Geographic Cover Still an Emblem of Refugee Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 27, 2016

    Sharbat Gula’s life as a refugee since the 1985 cover shoot has been painfully normal. Read more

  • Article: More Refugees Drowned in Mediterranean Sea This Year Than Ever Before
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    More Refugees Drowned in Mediterranean Sea This Year Than Ever Before

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 25, 2016

    3,740 lives had been lost so far in 2016. Read more

  • Article: President Obama Rallies Companies to Help Refugees
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    President Obama Rallies Companies to Help Refugees

    By Sophie Sylla|Oct. 5, 2016

    President Obama issues a call to action to private-sector companies to address the refugee crisis. Read more