WATCH: Alicia Keys' Powerful Short Film Imagines Americans as Refugees
WATCH: Alicia Keys' Powerful Short Film Imagines Americans as Refugees
By Raquel Reichard | 07/05/2016 - 09:39

While headlines of "undocumented minors" and images of parentless kids crossing our borders have brought the worldwide refugee crisis to our living rooms, few Americans can, or even care to, imagine this plight. In the newly released short film “Let Me In,” Alicia Keys is forcing those in the U.S. to think more critically about this issue by making the face of the crisis an American one.


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Angelina Jolie Visits Colombian Refugees
By Mariela Rosario | 06/21/2010 - 12:15

Angelina Jolie is visiting Ecuador to bring attention to Colombian refugees in honor of World Refugee Day. The violence and fighting that has been going on for decades between the FARC and the Colombian government has caused over a hundred thousand innocent people to flee the country. In addition to the refugees, many people do not know that Colombia is second only to the Darfur region of the Sudan with an estimated one million internally displaced people.


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