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Splaine: Fun books by Seacoast authors to read on a summer day

Seacoast Online 14 Jul 2024
In her compilation of stories written by several local authors, Pope reminds us that strong women made this city ... "The Lost Boys of Sudan, An American Story of Refugee Experience," by Mark Bixler, 2005, The University of Georgia Press.
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When Anti-Racism Training Becomes ‘Vexatious’ Abuse

Quillette 13 Jul 2024
My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State, on the claim that the Yazidi refugee’s words might promote Islamophobia.)TDSB reviewing nixing of Nobel Prize laureate appearance and book.
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Grad student uses animation to create an online community for abuse survivors

SiliconValley.com 12 Jul 2024
It’s an outlet to help others with similar stories that also provides resources for those still coping ... In her down time, she’s collaborating on a short film with someone who shared a story on the site about being a refugee in Chicago.
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Frank Cottrell-Boyce is the new children’s laureate – four reasons he’s the perfect choice

The Conversation 12 Jul 2024
A Telegraph article covering his appointment as children’s laureate relayed the story of a Cottrell-Boyce visit to Glasgow ... Cottrell-Boyce tells the story of meeting a refugee who knew of a better life because she’d read Heidi by Johanna Spyri (1880).
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Young Rwandan refugee’s triumph takes center stage at Indy Shorts Film Fest

Indianapolis Recorder 11 Jul 2024
At the Indy Shorts Film Fest on July 25, Splicer Films will introduce “A Divine Journey,” a documentary covering the harrowing story of Rwandan refugee Divine Mugisha. Mugisha’s story follows her ...
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Refugees are not migrants but people forced to flee their home countries

Mail Guardian South Africa 11 Jul 2024
One way to show empathy to refugees and asylum seekers is to listen to their stories, try to understand the circumstances that forced them to flee their home country and offer support and resources to help them rebuild their lives.
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Afternoon Briefing: Biden to hold press conference as he tries to quiet doubts after the debate

Chicago Tribune 11 Jul 2024
Good afternoon, Chicago ... And here what else is happening today ... More top news stories ... More top business stories ... More top sports stories ... Now, they’ll compete in Paris for the Refugee Olympic Team ... Watch. Do. stories ... More top stories from around the world.
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Largest Refugee Paralympic Team to compete at Paris 2024

Xinhua 11 Jul 2024
"But the stories of these athletes and their journeys as refugees surviving war and persecution to compete at the Paralympic Games are off-the-charts awe inspiring." ... "The Refugee Paralympic Team offers a model for all of us.
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Path to Freedom: Daytona restaurant owner recalls daring escape by boat from Vietnam

News Journal - Daytona Beach 11 Jul 2024
The owners of Leanh's Chinese Restaurant were "boat people" refugees who fled the Communists ... Vo is co-author of "The Making of Little Saigon," a book chronicling stories of Vietnamese refugees who resettled in Los Angeles after the Vietnam War.
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From Hutchison School to Pixar: How a Memphis native made her journey to 'Inside Out 2'

Commercial Appeal 11 Jul 2024
... who had worked his way up through the Pixar story department — and hashed out the development of such new characters as Lance Slashblade, a hunky videogame refugee, and Pouchy, a garrulous fanny pack.
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Kremlin accuses WaPo of ‘Russophobic hysteria’

Russia Today 11 Jul 2024
“It could be refugees, people who are down on their luck ... The story was published as NATO leaders gathered in Washington to approve more military aid to Kiev, while insisting that this does not ...
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'Off-the-charts awe inspiring' Refugee Paralympic Team heading to Paris

The Manila Times 10 Jul 2024
"All Paralympians have stories of incredible resilience but the stories of these athletes and their journeys as refugees surviving war and persecution to compete at the Paralympic Games is ...
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Pakistan extends Afghan refugee registration cards for one year

The Star 10 Jul 2024
refugee commissioner asked for a ... Read full story .
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What to watch: ‘Sausage Party’ is back to offend us all

East Bay Times 10 Jul 2024
Green Border” tells an important, of-the-moment story that seeks to shake the world awake to the insanity of world refugee crisis ... it seems like we’re getting stuck with another white savior story.
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Kremlin accuses WaPo of Russophobic hysteria

Beijing News 10 Jul 2024
"It could be refugees, people who are down on their luck ... The story was published as NATO leaders gathered in Washington to approve more military aid to Kiev, while insisting that this does not make ...

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