Refugee

For Sama

For Sama: meet the director of the most-nominated documentary in BAFTA history

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Colin Crummy
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    Life

    Why does it take shocking images to make us care about vulnerable people?

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    Long Reads

    “Like Shamima Begum, I was an ISIS bride who fled the UK for Syria. This is my story”

  • We Are Displaced by Malala Yousafzai
    People

    Malala Yousafzai on the resilience and strength of refugees around the world

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