Leah Oliver

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Police: Immigration policies making it harder to catch criminals<p>Federal immigration policies affect the relationship between police officers and …

Lesbian hip-hop duo from Havana fights homophobia with music

Ex-president Fidel Castro has said he regretted discrimination faced by gay Cubans, saying it was a "great injustice"<p>By Magdalena Mis<p>LONDON, March 15 …

The Power To Save Mothers & Their Babies Rests In These Women's Hands

A skilled midwife working in rural Haiti, Esthère Louis knows all too well the dangers mothers can face when giving birth. It seems to be a fact of …

Pregnancy

In Burundi, Women Peace Mediators Avert Conflict

Jocelyne Ndayirorere (third from left) and other women mediators and community members work together to resolve conflict. Photo: UN Women/Bruno Gumyubumwe<p>Between 1993 and 2005, the civil war in Burundi cost approximately 300,000 lives and left hundreds of thousands displaced. In 2015, strife …

Africa