refugee crisis

Aleppo has fallen into a terrifying, bloody nightmare, and we didn’t do enough

The battle for Aleppo is apparently over, but the humanitarian crisis is just starting.

Karen Fratti | December 13, 2016 - 3:18 pm

7 Ways Donald Trump’s Behavior After Orlando Proves He’s Never Been Worse Than He Is Now

Trump has somehow managed to out-Trump himself.

Kylie Cheung | June 15, 2016 - 8:45 am

German Rail Company Introduces Women-Only Cars

Do gender-segregated train cars really do anything to prevent harassment?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 30, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Justin Trudeau Cheerfully Welcomes Syrian Refugees, Makes Me Jealous Of Canadians

All of a sudden, Canada seems unbelievably cool. Not cool in the way of, like, swagger – cool in the way of being genial and welcoming and friendly and low-key.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 11, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Banksy’s ‘Dismaland’ Being Used To House Refugees, Renamed ‘Dismal Aid’

The artist Banksy has always been a controversial provocateur, but in this case, he’s getting down to business and truly trying to do good.

His recent installment of

Katrin Higher | October 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm