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Refugee children thrilled to see snow for the first time in Canada

REFUGEE CHILDREN THRILLED TO SEE SNOW FOR THE FIRST TIME IN CANADA

A video of two African children experiencing snow for the first time in Canada is melting hearts around the world.

Universal Robots snags 20 Rethink refugees after bot maker goes belly up

UNIVERSAL ROBOTS SNAGS 20 RETHINK REFUGEES AFTER BOT MAKER GOES BELLY UP

A mind is a terrible thing to waste, they say, and in the aftermath of Rethink Robotics shutting down last month there were plenty...

 
 
 
Immigration impacts gut health as team link microbiome changes to obesity

IMMIGRATION IMPACTS GUT HEALTH AS TEAM LINK MICROBIOME CHANGES TO OBESITY

Immigrants and refugees moving from Southeast Asia to the US demonstrate a âwesternisationâ of their gut microbiota, a study finds...

Here are 25 of the most innovative new projects using tech to help refugees and NGOs

HERE ARE 25 OF THE MOST INNOVATIVE NEW PROJECTS USING TECH TO HELP REFUGEES AND NGOS

From humble beginnings as a simple Facebook group I posted in September 2015, Techfugees has come a long way. It was conceived as a...

 
 
 
What Does "It's All Connected" Mean In 'Manifest'? Cal Clearly Knows Something

WHAT DOES "IT'S ALL CONNECTED" MEAN IN 'MANIFEST'? CAL CLEARLY KNOWS SOMETHING

Manifest took a turn last week introducing new characters from Flight 828: Bethany, the flight attendant and her family. Bethany has...

Trump refugee policy leaves thousands stranded outside US

TRUMP REFUGEE POLICY LEAVES THOUSANDS STRANDED OUTSIDE US

WASHINGTON - Death threats drove Hadi Mohammed out of Iraq and to a small apartment in Nebraska, where he and his two young sons managed...

 
 
 
Lindsay Lohan Gets Punched in the Face Trying to Steal Refugee

LINDSAY LOHAN GETS PUNCHED IN THE FACE TRYING TO STEAL REFUGEE

Lindsay Lohan Gets Punched in the Face Trying to Steal Refugee Children Accusing a Syrian refugee family of trafficking and trying...

The Trump administration said it would admit up to 45,000 refugees this year, but it's nowhere near close to that number

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION SAID IT WOULD ADMIT UP TO 45,000 REFUGEES THIS YEAR, BUT IT'S NOWHERE NEAR CLOSE TO THAT NUMBER

Associated Press/Ted S. Warren The Trump administration announced Monday it will slash its refugee cap for the upcoming year to just...

 
 
 
The Trump administration reportedly dismissed intelligence findings showing that refugees don't pose a significant national security threat

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION REPORTEDLY DISMISSED INTELLIGENCE FINDINGS SHOWING THAT REFUGEES DON'T POSE A SIGNIFICANT NATIONAL SECURITY THREAT

The Trump administration reportedly dismissed intelligence findings last year saying that refugees don't pose a significant threat...

Israeli PM Netanyahu praises U.S. cuts to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

ISRAELI PM NETANYAHU PRAISES U.S. CUTS TO UN AGENCY FOR PALESTINIAN REFUGEES

YAD BINYAMIN, Israel - Israel's prime minister on Sunday welcomed the U.S. decision to stop funding the U.N. agency for Palestinian...

 
 
 
Palestinians condemn US ending funding for UN refugee agency

PALESTINIANS CONDEMN US ENDING FUNDING FOR UN REFUGEE AGENCY

RAMALLAH, West Bank - A spokesman for the Palestinian president says the American decision to cut funding for the U.N. agency aiding...

Trump administration's plan to end aid to over 5 million Palestinian refugees is catastrophic

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION'S PLAN TO END AID TO OVER 5 MILLION PALESTINIAN REFUGEES IS CATASTROPHIC

With reports breaking on Thursday night in the Washington Post and New York Time s, what has been the subject of hints and whispers...

 
 
 
‘Rick & Morty' Creator's Animated Alien Refugee Comedy Gets Two Season Order at Hulu

‘RICK & MORTY' CREATOR'S ANIMATED ALIEN REFUGEE COMEDY GETS TWO SEASON ORDER AT HULU

Solar Opposites will get two, eight episode seasons.

Refugee quilt people

REFUGEE QUILT PEOPLE

Longtime readers of my blog may recall how last year I made a lot of little sculptures of people and had a lot of fun doing it. But...

 
 
 

PETA URGE ARETHA FRANKLIN'S FAMILY TO DONATE FURS TO CHARITY

Animal activists at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals PETA have asked Aretha Franklin's family to consider donating the late...

UN official: Palestinian refugee issue can't be wished away

UN OFFICIAL: PALESTINIAN REFUGEE ISSUE CAN'T BE WISHED AWAY

JERUSALEM - The head of the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees suggested that the United States slashed his budget early this year...

 
 
 
A Canadian political refugee made videos criticizing Saudi Arabia - now Saudi authorities have arrested his friends and family

A CANADIAN POLITICAL REFUGEE MADE VIDEOS CRITICIZING SAUDI ARABIA - NOW SAUDI AUTHORITIES HAVE ARRESTED HIS FRIENDS AND FAMILY

Screenshot/Youtube The family and friends of a Canadian political refugee and activist have been arrested in Saudi Arabia. Omar Abdulaziz,...

German prosecutors probe Yazidi woman's claim about IS man

GERMAN PROSECUTORS PROBE YAZIDI WOMAN'S CLAIM ABOUT IS MAN

BERLIN - German prosecutors said Saturday they are taking seriously a Yazidi refugee's claim that she ran into her former Islamic State...

 
 
 
Refugee accused of killing cop in Iraq was part of ISIS: US officials

REFUGEE ACCUSED OF KILLING COP IN IRAQ WAS PART OF ISIS: US OFFICIALS

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A refugee from Iraq was arrested Wednesday in Northern California on a warrant alleging that he killed an Iraqi...

Trump and Italian Prime Minister bond over immigration

TRUMP AND ITALIAN PRIME MINISTER BOND OVER IMMIGRATION

This is the bromance everyone saw coming: President Donald Trump and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, smiling broadly at the...