Stories about Refugees from January, 2020
"The country is in pain. Telling these stories means it’s also necessary to tell what causes them, but that’s just where more problems begin."
As a diplomat in Lithuania in 1940, Sugihara issued 6,000 visas for Jews looking to flee to the Americas via Japan.
"Myanmar’s oppression dispersed our ethnic minorities, now our poetries bring us together."
Hondurans live in a narco-state whose leadership is supported by the United States and which suffers from widespread corruption, gender violence, gang control, land-grabs, and the effects of climate change.
Jaroni Surjomartono, an Indonesian scholar, arrived in Prague in 1963. He and hundreds of scholars were later banned from returning home after General Suharto rose to power.