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Puerto Ricans criticize recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria 0

Puerto Ricans criticize recovery efforts after Hurricane Maria

By Elsie Stormberg After Hurricanes Irma and Maria, hundreds of thousands of people in Puerto Rico required aid. The Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, along with religious groups and grassroots organizations provided supplies,...

School closures in Puerto Rico worry residents 0

School closures in Puerto Rico worry residents

By Sabrina Sommer In 2017, the Puerto Rican government closed 167 schools. This summer, 265 public schools on the island found out in April they were scheduled to close over the summer of 2018....

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The forgotten pygmies of Uganda

For centuries, the indigenous Batwa people lived in harmony with nature and gorillas in Uganda’s Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. But in 1991, the government turned their home into a national park and tourist attraction. The...