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News Digest: April 12, 2019

Articles 4/12/19, New York Times: She Was Forced to Marry in Bangladesh. In Brooklyn, She Made Her Escape. The shelter is under the umbrella of Muslims Giving Back, a charity in Sunset Park based out of [...]

April 12th, 2019|

News Digest: April 5, 2019

Articles 4/4/19, UNHCR: Why including refugees makes economic sense 4/4/19, The Week: The future of climate change refugees The PBS News Hour recently ran an excellent report on how climate problems are driving many farmers out of business in Honduras. One [...]

April 5th, 2019|

News Digest: March 28, 2019

Articles 3/28/19, Sentinel Colorado: FLEETING REFUGE: Immigrant refugees have helped create what Aurora is today, and that’s changing fast It’s a priority to creating a welcoming and constructive environment for refugees said Ricardo Gambetta-Alvarado, the City [...]

March 28th, 2019|

News Digest: March 22, 2019

Articles 3/21/19, UNHCR: ‘Water was a curse then. Now, water is a blessing’ Three out of 10 people worldwide do not have access to potable water - according to the UN World Water Development Report 2019, Leaving [...]

March 22nd, 2019|

News Digest: March 14, 2019

Articles April 2019 edition, The Atlantic: White Nationalism’s Deep American Roots America has always grappled with, in the words of the immigration historian John Higham, two “rival principles of national unity.” According to one, the U.S. [...]

March 14th, 2019|

News Digest: March 7, 2019

Articles 3/6/19, USCIS: Ombudsman Partners with USCIS to Inform Public on the Release of a Revised Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status 3/6/19, New York Times: Amid Halal Grocers and a ‘Bangladesh Avenue,’ a Polish Pastry [...]

March 7th, 2019|

News Digest: March 1, 2019

3/1/19, The Guardian: Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh says it will not accept any more Myanmar refugees Bangladesh was lauded for its willingness to keep its borders open and welcome the hundreds of thousands of refugees with open [...]

March 1st, 2019|

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