by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on August 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 Posted on August 7, 2014 Updated: August 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 Posted on July 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 Posted on July 29, 2014 Updated: October 14, 2014
New statistics demolish unsubstantiated claims that migrant children rarely show up for their immigration hearings.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 28, 2014 Updated: July 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 Posted on July 20, 2014 Updated: July 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 Posted on July 17, 2014
One in three refugee families lost a member to the violence.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on July 15, 2014
The language was simply fowl.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 14, 2014 Updated: July 14, 2014
If fully implemented, this decision could see up to 2 million more Syrians provided with food, medicine, and other vital supplies.
by Will Freeman Posted on July 14, 2014
Kenya is scapegoating its Somali refugee population for recent terrorist attacks, deporting all Somali refugees in the capital to overcrowded camps.