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South Sudanese refugees struggle to adjust to life in Uganda – in pictures

Fighting in South Sudan between forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and rebel troops has left thousands dead and forced almost a million people to flee their homes. The unfolding humanitarian catastrophe has put 5 million people at risk of food shortages, the UN has warned. Photojournalists <b>Will</b> …

Here's how we can better manage refugees

<b>There has been a pause in boat arrivals but the asylum seeker issue hasn't gone away. Now is the time to outline a more just solution that accounts</b> …

Protesters in Barcelona urge Spain to take in more refugees

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — At least 160,000 protesters marched Saturday in Barcelona to demand that Spain's conservative-led government increase its …

Protest

We must all stand up to the world’s richest nation and oppose its use of modern slavery

Life for a migrant worker under Qatar’s <i>kafala</i> sponsorship system means living under your employer’s total control over every aspect of your existence – from opening a bank account to changing jobs, and even being allowed to leave the country.<p>This corrupt system starts with recruitment under false …

Migrant Workers

The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch

A United Nations Observer Said The US Is Still Mistreating Native People

The UN Special Rapporteur said she was "deeply concerned" by Trump's support of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines.<p>A United Nations representative slammed the US government for its use of force on activists at Standing Rock on Friday, and said that federal agencies are unjustly robbing …

Snowden Is Actually Happy About Report That Russians May Turn Him Over To Trump

It's "evidence that I'm not a Russian spy," says NSA whistleblower.<p>National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden appears to be downright gleeful about a report that Russia might turn him over to the Trump administration as a kind of “gift.”<p>“Finally: Irrefutable evidence that I never …

Surveillance

No alcohol, no violence: life inside the Bolivian community led by women

Gender-based violence remains prevalent in Bolivia, but Maria Auxiliadora, a women-led community in Cochabamba, is trying to change this<p>The barrio of Maria Auxiliadora slopes up one of the many hills in the dusty mountain bowl surrounding Cochabamba, Bolivia. Visually, there is little to …

Yazidi human rights champion: We look to the American people now

Despite the Trump administration’s travel ban, the Iraqi member of parliament whose impassioned plea for help spurred the United States to intervene to save Yazidi civilians from the Islamic State made it to Washington this week to accept a human rights award. Her message is that people around the …