This week on the “Re/code Decode” podcast, we traveled to the nation’s capital to talk to one of President Barack Obama’s top staffers, … 521 more words
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Kickstarter has a specific rule barring people from fundraising for charity, but the crowd-funding site broke it this week to help Syrian refugees.
The world’s largest funding platform has teamed up with the White House to help refugees in a growing humanitarian crisis. 324 more words
President Barack Obama apologized Wednesday for a U.S. airstrike that killed 22 people at a Doctors Without Border facility in Kunduz, Afghanistan, this past weekend. 230 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami) — The White House has tapped into crowdfunding to help Syrian refugees.
Kickstarter.com, at the invitation of the White House, has joined efforts to help raise money for the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) that has helped more than half a million refugees that fled the country so far this year. 111 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — A gloved Michelle Obama wielded a pitchfork Tuesday, October 6, to show some student helpers how to harvest the sweet potatoes in her White House garden. 240 more words