TikTok faces bans in US and other countries. Here’s why.

(WASHINGTON) -- The backlash against China-owned TikTok in the U.S. and other Western countries escalated in recent days, as some U.S lawmakers pushed to give President Joe Biden the authority to impose a ban on the app for all users.Canada banned TikTok on government-issued... Read More.

How Ukraine’s neighboring countries are welcoming refugees

(NEW YORK) -- Omar Alshakal was just 17 when he left war-torn Syria behind before swimming his way to Europe. Almost a decade later, the Syrian refugee and his non-governmental organization welcome Ukrainian families fleeing Russian bombardment as they enter Romania through the border... Read More.