Archivists race to digitize sl...

Aug 25, 2019 by

By Rupa Shenoy – Sierra Leone Public Archive, Freetown, Sierra Leone, February 2019. Credit: Courtesy of Kartikay...

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Young migrants and refugees in...

Aug 21, 2019 by

Migratory Birds, which boasts a bimonthly circulation of 13,000, is one of the only refugee-led initiatives in Greece left still...

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Some universities are addressi...

Mar 10, 2019 by

By Phillip Martin – Jaspreet Mahal, a researcher at Brandeis. She is a Sikh, a member of a minority religion in India that does...

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‘Maybe we need more God in pri...

Jan 20, 2019 by

By Cindy Pom – Mubin Shaikh, a former Taliban sympathizer who studies Muslim interventions in counter-radicalization, sits at...

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Dozens of Yemeni children kill...

Aug 12, 2018 by

At least 30 children were among the people killed Thursday when their bus was struck by a missile fired from a warplane in northern...

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Bill Clinton order the snatchi...

Jul 28, 2018 by

Alan Díaz of the Associated Press won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography in 2001 for his photograph of armed US federal...

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There’s a fight going on in sc...

Jul 21, 2018 by

By Rupa Shenoy – AP world history covered about 10,000 years when 16-year-old Paige Becker took it last year in Lady Lake,...

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Don’t be ashamed of havi...

Jun 12, 2018 by

For millions of women worldwide, menstruation is seen as a mark of shame. Many are told not to discuss it in public, to hide their...

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This POW kept a secret diary t...

Mar 31, 2018 by

By Christopher Woolf –   On the night of March 20, 1945, a 20-year-old Mexican American soldier named Tony Acevedo lay in...

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EFL teachers can potentially i...

Mar 29, 2018 by

By Nicola Prentis – The teacher holds up a pen in the first lesson and says, “It’s my pen.” The students, English language...

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Gold medalist Dominique Mocean...

Jan 27, 2018 by

By Jasmine Garsd – “I just signed your death warrant.” That’s what a Michigan judge said on Wednesday, when Larry Nassar,...

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Childhood lead poisoning remai...

Jan 9, 2018 by

In more than 3,800 neighborhoods throughout the US, children have blood lead levels more than double those found in Flint, Michigan,...

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Pakistan’s first-ever Gi...

Dec 31, 2017 by

At a revolutionary school in Pakistan, Durkhanay Banuri dreams of becoming military chief, once a mission impossible for girls in a...

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Can kids recognize fake news? ...

Dec 13, 2017 by

Sometimes a story is so outrageous that it’s easy to recognize as fake news. This story is based on a radio interview. Listen to the...

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At this elite Chinese kinderga...

Oct 27, 2017 by

By Matthew Bell – Securing a spot in an elite Shanghai kindergarten for their 3-year-old boy wasn’t going to be easy....

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This is a story about the orig...

Oct 26, 2017 by

By Lidia Jean Kott – Antifa was the buzzword of the summer. After the events in Charlottesville, it seemed you couldn’t...

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In Syria, all girls want is sa...

Oct 20, 2017 by

Syria was once home to a highly-educated middle class. Books were an important part of the culture, and literacy was highly prized,...

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