May 5, 2016 by Laura Flanders

It is being marked as the turning point for Irish freedom, but as they celebrate the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising the Irish are far from free from the demands of global finance.

Raghda hugs a snowman
May 5, 2016 / Untold Stories by Robin Shulman

One family of Syrian refugees constructs a new life task by task, with the help of Canadian sponsors.

May 5, 2016 by Robin Shulman

Most countries fostering an influx of Syrian refugees are seeing a backlash. Canada is riding a wave of enthusiasm, as people feel empowered to help Syrians in what has become a popular movement.

May 5, 2016 / Washington Post Magazine by Robin Shulman

In Canada, citizens help refugees settle in.

April 30, 2016 / PBS NewsHour by Paul Salopek

Three years ago, journalist Paul Salopek embarked on a decade-long walk around the world, He checks in with the PBS NewsHour to reflect on his journey thus far and what lies ahead.

April 19, 2016 by George Butler, Joseph Schottenfeld

An intimate profile of labor migrants making their way to Russia by train and bracing for—sometimes looking forward to—work and life in Moscow.

April 19, 2016 / Roads & Kingdoms by Joseph Schottenfeld, Tim Brown

The president of Tajikistan once called Mirzasho Akobirov the country's best orchard keeper. Now, Akobirov would like others in Tajikistan to follow his example, rather than migrate to Russia.

April 18, 2016 / Interfaith Voices by Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva

Grantees Michael Edison Hayden and Sami Siva speak about India's transgender community on Interfaith Voices.

April 18, 2016 / Gulf News by Ana P. Santos

It’s been 40 years since the Philippines began state-sponsored labor migration. Now, ageing workers want to return home for good. Will they retire into the same poverty they first tried to escape?

April 12, 2016 / BBC World Service by Ana P. Santos

Grantee Ana P. Santos speaks to BBC World Service's World Have Your Say host Ben James about Filipino overseas workers.

March 30, 2016 / Untold Stories by Kayli Plotner

El Salvador's sole child protection law, LEPINA, passed in 2010, although a good start, leaves much to be desired in regards to interpretation and implementation.

March 28, 2016 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel by Mark Johnson

Syrian refugees settle in Germany after a long, strenuous journey to the country.

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