Recent Articles by Allison Pond
Published: Sunday, April 24, 2016 3:47 am MDT
Instead of the short sea crossing from Turkey to Greece, more migrants are attempting the longer — and more deadly — Libya-to-Italy and Morocco-to-Spain crossings.
Published: Friday, April 22, 2016 11:47 pm MDT
Baroness Emma Nicholson of Winterbourne has been in politics since the 1980s, but her humanitarian resume goes much deeper.
Published: Monday, March 21, 2016 1:56 pm MDT
For decades, one of India's largest religious festivals left a stinking mess at the mouth of the Ganges River. But in 2016, things were different.
Published: Saturday, March 19, 2016 11:45 pm MDT
Donald Trump is polling poorly in Utah, but he’s doing even worse among voters who describe themselves as very active in their faith, reflecting national trends among major religious groups.
Published: Thursday, March 17, 2016 4:45 am MDT
It's not unusual for Americans to get by with a little help from their friends.
Published: Thursday, March 17, 2016 4:31 am MDT
Migrants battle rain, sickness and lack of information in Greece as EU-Turkey talks evolve.
Published: Monday, March 14, 2016 9:49 pm MDT
The new book “Evicted” by Matthew Desmond traces the lives of eight families facing eviction, including two single moms, a double amputee father, a couple expecting a child and a young woman fresh o...
Published: Friday, March 11, 2016 10:48 am MST
Glimpses of the human spirit come through in these photos of refugees stranded in Greece.
Published: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 2:01 pm MST
As people sort themselves into tribes based on everything from neighborhoods to news outlets, a small group of activists and academics is taking note and searching for ways to stem the partisan tide.
Published: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 5:04 am MST
New research shows most Protestant pastors believe scripture calls on them to help refugees, but few of their congregations are actually doing such work.