04 November 2013

From Iran to Turkey to Canada, a transgender woman seeks refuge

Shuka Kalantari
http://www.pri.org/

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ezs note:  The United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees (UNHCR) - mentioned in the article - is a very worthy organization.  It is also entirely funded by donations.  To see more about the work that they do, please contact www.unhcr.org.

Josh Hutcherson, Queen Latifah, Nick Cannon honor 4 teens for community service at HALO Awards

http://www.newser.com/

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