Liberia

immigration

This woman fled Liberia's civil war 20 years ago. Trump's policies could force her to leave the U.S.

Liberian immigrants covered by DED will become undocumented after March 31 when their legal status expires.
Milena Mikael-Debass
3.25.19
16 project

The Youngest Player Starting in MLS: The 16 Project

Alphonso Davies has come a long way in a short time. Born at a refugee camp to parents fleeing civil war in Liberia, he walked onto the pitch in Vancouver 15 years later as the second youngest MLS player ever.
VICE Sports
10.17.17
environment

China's notorious fishing fleets stir outrage in Liberia

Annalies Winny
10.9.17
Voices

This Mother and Former Refugee is Liberia’s Youngest Presidential Candidate Ever

If MacDella Cooper wins the October 10 election, she'll be Liberia's second female president.
Alice Rowsome
10.6.17
Rise Up

Grassroots Women’s Movements Just Got $20 Million in Funding to Combat Gender Inequality

The Goalkeepers Conference is trying to support the role of women in facilitating change.
Emily Weitz
10.5.17
Photo

Photos from a Fun Day Out with the Masonic Order of Liberia

Photographer Conor Beary ended up in Monrovia, visiting his girlfriend's family, and wound up with an invite to a largely secretive annual celebration.
Conor Beary
10.30.16
Drugs

Promising Ebola drug isn't effective enough after all, study says

Kayla Ruble
10.13.16
land

Liberia’s Land Law Could Protect Forests, People and the Climate

The government is dragging their feet on the revolutionary Land Right's Act.
Gaurav Madan
8.31.16
Gay Rights

Openly Gay Soccer Player Seized in Sweden for Deportation to Liberia, Where Gay Sex is Illegal

Andrew Nagbe now faces the possibility of deportation to his home country on August 23, where it is still illegal to be openly gay.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.20.16
crime & drugs

'Rambo' Gets 20 Years for Drug and Murder Plots, but His Boss's Fate Remains a Mystery

An ex-US Army sniper instructor named Joseph "Rambo" Hunter was sentenced on Tuesday in US District Court after his notorious former boss aided the DEA in a sting operation.
Keegan Hamilton
5.31.16
News

A Ghost Ship Mysteriously Appeared on the Coast of Liberia

Where did Tamaya 1 come from?
Jordan Pearson
5.6.16
crime & drugs

Meth, Murder, and the DEA's Mysterious Deal With the 'Most Dangerous Man in the World'

Paul Le Roux allegedly masterminded killings and smuggled drugs all over the globe. So why is the US government cutting secretive deals with him?
Keegan Hamilton
4.18.16
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