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“The ugly refugee” — brown skin and white beauty standards
In an article for Friktion, Senior Fellow Priyanka Kalra writes about Western beauty standards, its historic ties to colonization, and how it affects Women of Color today.
IES Abroad Granada Alum Granted Thomas J. Watson Fellowship
Senior Fellow Kweku Ampem-Darko gives an interview on receiving the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship
Lessons from Charlottesville
When Natalie Romero, a Houstonian like me, regained consciousness in her Charlottesville, Va., hospital bed she was confused and delirious. We had to explain to her, as matter-of-factly as we could, what happened.
These Groups Help Young French Immigrants Gain Social Mobility
Humanity in Action 2013 Lyon Senior Fellow Inès Seddiki is featured by Vice Impact for her organization's work with immigrants.
Empowering The Communities Fighting Industrial Mining Operations, One Film At A Time
Diplomacy and Diversity Senior Fellow Jessie Landerman discusses her new video series standing up against mining companies with Pacific Standard.
Yes, Dads Give Kids Less Healthy Food: Here's Why
Senior Fellow Priya Fielding-Singh's research on gendered division of labor and its affects on children nutrition was highlighted in Live Science.
The Global Compact on Migration Is Not About Sovereignty
Senior Fellow Nick Micinski explains in an article for The Huffington Post the Global Compact on Migration and its purpose.
Presidential Healthcare Reform Rhetoric - Continuity, Change & Contested Values from Truman to Obama
Senior Fellow Noam Schimmel publishes book that analyzes the rhetorical strategies employed by the four Democratic presidents, Truman, Johnson, Clinton and Obama, who tried to expand access to and affordability of healthcare in the United States.
Humanity in Action selected as a Top Summer Fellowship of 2020
ProFellow has selected the Humanity in Action Fellowship as one of its Top 10 Summer Fellowships of 2020.
Humanity in Action Fellowship Named Among 10 Fellowships for Human Rights
Humanity in Action was named by Human Rights Careers among 10 of the top Fellowships for human rights.
Humanity in Action Fellowship Named among 5 Fellowships to Keep an Eye on
The Humanity in Action Fellowship has been named by College Magazine among five Fellowships to keep an eye on, joining the ranks of Fulbright, the Watson Fellowship and Princeton.