refugees

Culture

this book confronts the harmful myth of modern masculinity

JJ Bola's 'Mask Off' exposes masculinity as a performance men are bullied into. It urges us as a society to move past those pressures, and redefine what it means to be a man, on our own terms.
JJ Bola
9.21.19
Culture

a photographic story of a family's journey from sudan to tel aviv as refugees

Alan and his brothers are refugees from Sudan, trying to create a new life in a new land.
Clementine de Pressigny
12.12.18
Music

spellling's ominous disco speaks to the ghosts of slavery

On shimmering new track 'Haunted Water,' the Oakland producer traces the path of the Middle Passage — and turns an eye to the global refugee crisis.
Nick Fulton
11.13.18
Culture

"i have no home": an interview with ai weiwei

The Chinese artist and activist on his new film, "Human Flow," which provides an in-depth look at the refugee crisis from a journey across 23 countries.
Juule Kay
11.29.17
Culture

this charity in athens is using skateboarding to help refugees

Free Movement Skateboarding is offering empowerment and freedom for kids stuck in Greek refugee camps.
Anastasiia Fedorova
11.3.17
News

pj harvey gives young refugees a platform for their poetry

Polly Jean is (again) merging art and activism to mark National Poetry Day.
Hannah Ongley
10.6.16
Culture

on the migrant trail: documenting the search for a better life

'Foreigner: Migration Into Europe,' is a photographic response to the sensationalist and alarmist imagery coming out of Europe’s refugee crisis. Turning the photographer’s lens into an instrument of compassion, it records the stories of the people...
Felix Petty
5.25.16