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July 21, 2017

You can read about Sagal's #fridaynight @ http://bit.ly/2uPWm3N

July 19, 2017

The Roma are originally a Hindi people from northern India. They have migrated throughout the world over the course of several centuries. But almost everywhere they go, they're referred to — somewhat negatively— as gypsies. It is our intention to help fighting discrimination and biased representation of Roma people through our work. Read about Daria, a Roma woman who found herself in a difficult marriage and had to take tough decisions for her children's sake. What would you have done in her situation? Read her story here: http://bit.ly/2viX5Hu #stop #Roma #discrimination

July 18, 2017

What an inspiring man is celebrated today. #inspirational #quote #education #Mandela #mandeladay

July 13, 2017

A nice shot from our past exhibition "A Perilous Journey: Stories of Migration" at Brunei Gallery: artist Lindsay Pollock engaging with his powerful image of Hasko's journey across the Mediterranean sea. The exhibition is over, but you can still access our comics for free online! Read Hasko's story here: http://bit.ly/2uiFwcI #ThrowbackThursday #art #exhibition #migration #Syria

July 11, 2017

On 11 July 2012 the UK Government and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation with UNFPA and other partners hosted the London Summit on Family Planning to mobili...

July 10, 2017

...Feedback like this is our greatest motivation! Share your question and comments with us at info@whycomics.org #MondayMotivation

July 8, 2017

Our Director, Dr Ben Dix & Programme Manager @Emma_M_Saville are speaking at @BrainchildFest this afternoon! #festival #comics #digitalarts

July 7, 2017

15 year old Sharif fled Afghanistan after his entire family were killed. Shot at and jailed during his one and half month journey through Iran and Turkey, Sh...

July 5, 2017

***Get your pupils excited about writing!*** Find the details of the fantastic writing competition we are running through Summer 2017 in the banner: two categories (Years 4-6 and 7-8), one theme - ‘An Interesting Journey’ (physical or emotional!) ...The winning story will be turned into a comic by one of PositiveNegativesprofessional artists! In collaboration with SCOOP Magazine and Common Everybody #competition #summer #journey #travel

July 4, 2017

Anthropologist Anila Daulatzai spent months doing fieldwork on widows in Kabul, Afghanistan. In this time, she discovered that the liberal definition of femi...

July 3, 2017

Our team delivering a workshop on Interviewing, Script Writing and Story-boarding with amazing Year 10 students!

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