by Carimah Townes Sep 8, 2014
An alarming Human Rights Watch report details acts of sexual violence by African troops who are meant to protect the very women and girls they're abusing.
by Hayes Brown Aug 29, 2014
And there are now more than 3 million Syrian refugees dispersed throughout the region as a result of the civil war.
by Jack Jenkins Aug 16, 2014
"I saw all the cars … burning in the road, Iraqi flags burned up pretty much everywhere, and where there were once Iraqi flags raised now there were ISIS flags," Hasan said.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Aug 9, 2014
Just this week alone, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's (ISIL) encroachment in several Iraqi towns has caused the internal displacement of at least 195,000 individuals.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Aug 7, 2014
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is just the latest politician to say that unaccompanied children may have communicable diseases.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 30, 2014
Teens Dulce Medina, Mayeli Hernandez, and Saúl Ortíz have seen more violence in their home countries than many people see in a lifetime. They want Congress to help prevent other children from witnessing "the blood running on the ground.”
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 29, 2014
New statistics demolish unsubstantiated claims that migrant children rarely show up for their immigration hearings.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 28, 2014
Texas lawmakers are expressing sympathy for migrant children. But for many, their rhetoric isn't reflected in reform proposals.
by Jack Jenkins & Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Jul 20, 2014
"It's Sophie's Choice," a former state judge said about the unaccompanied children crisis. "If these are my choices, I'm going to take the one that gives my child some chance at survival."
by Will Freeman Jul 17, 2014
One in three refugee families lost a member to the violence.