Global Health FS: Post #3 Photo by Merryn Spence As the world slowly becomes hyper aware of the violence happening towards certain population overseas, there is less information available about the violence that these populations are experiencing in the United States. In The Underground Railroad for Refugees, Jake Halpern relays narratives of displaced persons (refugees … More Unwelcome Guests
eNCA, an African news network, published an article on March 9, 2017 about refugee women’s struggle with maintaining menstrual health. This has been a continuous struggle for refugees, and women across the world yet it is a topic that has only recently been been uncovered in the media. Periods are a natural process that is … More Women deserve dignity. Period.
Catherine Powell’s article about a recent executive order (EO) signed by President Donald Trump depicts the difficult situations that refugee women will have to further endure. The EO titled, “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States” also known as the refugee/muslim ban, has been met with waves of support and critique across the … More The Reality of Refugees