Micah Hedrick

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Syrian refugee children struggle to get education, says UNICEF

Syrian refugee children are struggling to get an education and many of them are obliged to leave schools and work, or be pushed into early marriage, …

Rehabilitating child soldiers in the Middle East

The issue of child soldiers is a modern blight with a long historical pedigree. Once the norm, documented back to the classical world and prevalent …

Report: 10% of Israeli children go to bed hungry

Israeli President Ruvi Rivlin received the "Children in Israel 2016" report, which is put out annually by the Israel National Council for the …

What 2017 could bring for millions of displaced Syrians

What will 2017 bring for those people who have been displaced by the ongoing Syrian conflict?<p>As 2016 drew to a bloody close in Syria and the government took back control over eastern Aleppo, over 4.8 million Syrian refugees continued to seek safety and a means of living a dignified life across the …

Middle East

Sweet Italian Sausage, Mozzarella, And Basil Over Pappardelle

Great quality ingredients are what make this pasta dish so delicious. A good white wine, unsalted chicken stock, and the pasta cooking liquid are …

In Yemen’s war, trapped families ask: Which child should we save?

The family of Osama Hassan faced a wrenching choice as his tiny body wasted away. Should they use the little money they had, in a time of war, to …

Economist's research reveals poverty should be measured by more than income

Since social scientists and economists began measuring poverty, the definition has never strayed far from a discussion of income.<p>New research from …

Demographics