Refugee

Syria

People Are Offering to Marry the Syrian Refugee Stuck in an Airport

Hassan Al-Kontar has been living in a Malaysian airport since March, trapped by diplomatic bureaucracy.
Nyima Pratten
8.29.18
bdsm

The Syrian Refugee Who Found His Sexuality in Berlin

For most of his adult life, Bahri has wanted to be a sex slave. But he was only able to live out his fetish after his family fled from his homeland.
Yannah Alfering
8.28.18
education

For These South Sudanese Refugee Girls, Education is Everything

“There’s an urgent need to empower refugee girls socially and economically. It’s through education that they can achieve transformation at a personal level and that will also benefit the country of their origin.”
Sarita Santoshini
5.21.18
news & politics

Delhi's Rohingya Refugees Struggle to Rebuild Their Homes After a Major Fire

VICE visited the refugee camp where the community is rebuilding.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
4.25.18
Broadly

The Refugee Whose Husband Sold Her Into Sex Slavery

Abeer and her husband left Syria to seek refuge in Lebanon. When they ran out of money, he sold her to his friends—and then forced her to sell herself on the streets.
Samira Shackle
11.22.17
healthcare

What It’s Like to Be a Refugee With an MD

Alithawi is currently a real estate agent and her husband works as a clinical assistant.
Hannah Harris Green
10.10.17
Refugee

Refugee Girls Traveling on Their Own Face 'Extreme' Abuse and Exploitation

"It's becoming the norm for children to face these terrible risks on the route, and it's just unacceptable."
Sirin Kale
9.12.17
movies

'Men in Black' Remains a Strong Case for Compassionate Immigration Policy

Twenty years after its premiere, the sci-fi comedy is worth another look in today's anti-immigrant political climate.
Justin Caffier
6.29.17
World Refugee Day

7 Ways Americans Can Shut Down Common Myths About Refugees

Contrary to conventional wisdom, refugees welcomed to the United States come from all over the world, represent a diversity of religions, and are invariably hard-working and successful.
International Rescue Committee
6.20.17
immigration

Two Vets Honor the Dead and Save Lives at the Mexican Border

They install water stations and grave markers for the people who try to enter the US illegally via the treacherous Sonoran Desert.
Avery White
Joseph L. Boswell
5.29.17
healthcare

Turkey Will Now Let Syrian Doctors Treat Refugees Legally

After working illegally in their new country of residence, select MDs will get accredited.
Daniel Shkolnik
5.22.17
Comment

The US is Wrongly Fighting ISIS by Persecuting Refugees

America's flawed policy to curb refugee resettlement in order to fight ISIS needs a reset.
Sean Piazza and Chiara Trincia
5.16.17
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