Refugees

Christy Lefteri, author of The Beekeeper of Aleppo, visited a UNICEF camp in Athens.

”When we become numb to images of pain, fiction can help us feel empathy again”

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Visible Women

Meet the woman tackling period poverty for asylum seekers

Stylist’s Woman of the Week is activist Gabby Edlin, the founder of Bloody Good Period.

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Georgia Green
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Life

What it’s really like to live as a refugee in the UK

"I feel that everything is blocked"

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Susan Devaney
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Life

This incredible new campaign is helping refugees combat loneliness

Refugees want to learn English to become part of UK society

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Susan Devaney
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Life

Starbucks are hiring 2,500 refugees across Europe

Starbucks defiantly hiring 2,500 refugees across Europe despite public backlash

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Amy Swales
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A refugee couple name their newborn baby Justin Trudeau

The Syrian parents wanted to pay tribute to the Canadian PM

Life

Female ISIS survivors on love, grief and the power of endurance

These Yezidi women escaped ISIS. Photographer Benjamin Eagle hears their stories.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

Romola Garai on why we must all fight to stand up for refugees

“Now is the time we need kindness most”

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The Stylist web team
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People

Sheryl Sandberg just highlighted the importance of accepting refugees

“If my great-great grandmother had not taken that difficult journey, I would not be here today.”

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Moya Crockett
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Life

The seven-year-old Syrian girl tweeting from Aleppo is safe

Bana al-Abed is among a group of children evacuated from war-torn east Aleppo on Monday.

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Moya Crockett
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People

“I hope the Olympics help me find my family”

A member of the Refugee Olympic Team on why the Games is about much more than sport

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The Stylist web team
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People

Yeonmi Park on the story of her harrowing escape from North Korea

“We were bought and sold like cattle”

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Moya Crockett
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“The government decision on child refugees makes me ashamed”

Last night, British politicians voted against taking in 3,000 lone child refugees.

Life

Couple cancel wedding to spend money helping Syrian refugee family

“Like so many other people, we became acutely aware of how bad the situation was getting."

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Harriet Hall
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