IRC in the News
Women interviewed for International Rescue Committee report tell of attacks involving kidnap, rape, torture and murder
SAN DIEGO -- It's daybreak at the City Heights Farmer's Market. Under a bright yellow tent, Luchia Lokonyen is arranging the fruits of her labor (kale, and several other greens), while greeting her customers.
I've always thought that if you can turn cooking dinner into reality TV—shows such as "Top Chef" or "Samurai Saladmen" or "Pastry Psychos" or whatever they're called—you could pretty much do a reality TV show about anything or anybody.
TUCSON - Oppression in Ethiopia, imprisonment, years in a refugee camp, and a family torn apart. It all happened to one refugee, his one Christmas wish, to be reunited, with his wife and son.
A bright red double-decker bus delivered holiday gifts to refugee families on Saturday. With the help of London Bus Company, the International Rescue Committee assembled more than 30 volunteers to load and deliver gifts to refugees.