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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The United Nations human rights office has criticized the recommendation by Zika-affected countries that women not become pregnant, saying that response to the epidemic fails to address the widespread and unjust denial of rights to women and girls. The response by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Friday comes days...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A United Nations working group on Friday declared that WikiLeaks founder Julian...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A new review of four decades of science has come to this conclusion: organic...

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The scale is numbing. As world leaders head to London to raise billions to support Syrian refugees, the calamity on the Greek Islands lurches on. Over 26,000 kids have arrived, many "with not a soul in the world," dozens have drowned trying to, and 6,000 more people arrive each day. Meanwhile, aid groups try to get our attention with heart-stopping photos, videos and tales of anguish. See/hear them and weep, and help.