Of the 10 teams that won a national robot-making contest, three comprise Syrian children who have fled war and devastation. The prize is a trip to the US to enter into an international competition. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
If you think staples only hold papers together, think again. The largest staple mosaic in the world -- with more than 1.5 million staples -- now has the Guinness World Records title. The mosaic, a.. Source: Wochit News -
Huarmey , Peru (AFP) March 21, 2017
Stranded on their rooftops by flooding and mudslides, residents of Huarmey, Peru ironically need the one thing they see everywhere they look: water. As AFP toured.. Terra Daily
Speaking at the 10th Global Coalition ministerial meeting on IS in Washington on Wednesday, US Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson hinted at establishing a safe zone in the Middle East for sheltering.. DNA
After a German immigration official kills 64 refugees by releasing nerve gas into a room where they're waiting to gain asylum, Halcyon intervenes. Tom (Ryan Eggold) and Solomon (Edi Gathegi) are tasked.. SeattlePI.com
Authored by Paul Craig Roberts,
*Unable to provide an ounce of evidence that a Trump/Putin conspiracy stole the presidential election from Hillary Clinton, the corrupt US “intelligence” agencies.. Zero Hedge
The United Nations is warning that Uganda is nearing a "breaking point" with almost 3,000 refugees pouring into the country everyday fleeing violence and famine in South Sudan, according to Al Jazeera... WorldNews Also reported by •Al Jazeera
PHITSANULOK - Thailand will ask nearly 70,000 refugees displaced by skirmishes in Myanmar to return home, but only on a voluntary basis. Those ready to make the trip back home will be sent only.. Bangkok Post
Global forced displacement has climbed to record levels, with a growing number of people from crisis-afflicted regions fleeing to countries like the U.S. to escape war and persecution. But for many.. Huffington Post
*Spring is officially here!*
Birds are chirping. Bees are buzzing. Blossoms are blooming. We made it through another long, chilly winter. High fives all around.
Me at any given moment.
...including one reason people are staying involved despite it all.
*Tuning in to American politics for the first time in 2017 is a lot like drinking from a firehose while fighting a grizzly.. Upworthy
The Made by Refugee campaign updates products in an important way.
*Did you know that Sriracha was the creation of a Vietnamese refugee named David Tran? Neither did art students Jillian Young.. Upworthy
Thursday 23 March, 2017The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust has awarded 150 travelling Fellowships across the UK.
Six of these grants, totalling over £41,000, have been awarded to people in Hackney.. Pressat
A group of conservative Starbucks investors are warning the coffee company against provoking Donald Trump, which could cause an angry tweet and a drop in stock prices.
The investors met Wednesday.. City A.M.