Canadian mother and daughter open their home to 43 refugees

Malala Yousafzai's new book, "We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World," gives voice to refugees' stories.Image: James D. Morgan / Getty Images for The Growth Faculty Malala Yousafzai captured the world’s attention after she was shot by the Taliban for her advocacy of gender…

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Swedish student’s plane protest stops man’s deportation ‘to hell’

Elin Ersson refused to sit down on Gothenburg flight until man being sent to Afghanistan was removed A lone student activist on board a plane at Gothenburg airport has prevented the deportation of an Afghan asylum seeker from Sweden by refusing to sit down until the man was removed from…

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Swedish student’s plane protest stops man’s deportation ‘to hell’

Elin Ersson refused to sit down on Gothenburg flight until man being sent to Afghanistan was removed A lone student activist on board a plane at Gothenburg airport has prevented the deportation of an Afghan asylum seeker from Sweden by refusing to sit down until the man was removed from…

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Southern mayors defy Italian coalition to offer safe port to migrants

Palermo mayor offers to open port to rescue vessel but may need coastguard cooperation Mayors across the south of Italy have pledged to defy a move by the new Italian government an alliance of the far right and populists to prevent a rescue boat with 629 people on board from…

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