A refugee, who has 10 children, recently joked that Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is trying to have more kids than him. The actress makes a cameo in a new documentary, ‘Pushing the Elephant’, about Rose Mapendo, a Congolese refugee-turned-human rights advocate who is reunited with her teenage daughter. Mapendo hailed 35-year-old Jolie, a UNHCR Goodwill [...] Continue reading Angelina Jolie wants to have more kids than me, says refugee
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‘Tomb Raider’ star Angelina Jolie has made an appeal in a video on the occasion of World Refugee Day 2010.
Jolie, 35, spoke out on behalf of refugees in a 30-second video to commemorate World Refugee Day 2010 on June 20.
“Having a home, a place we belong, a place we feel safe, is something most [...] Continue reading Jolie’s plaintive appeal on plight of refugees for World Refugee Day 2010
United Nations Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie is raising her voice in the name of refugees. Saint Jolie is asking the public to remember those who have been displaced in a new public service announcement for World Refugee Day 2010, which falls on June 20.“Having a home, a place we belong, a place we feel safe, [...] Continue reading Angelina Jolie World Refugee Day 2010 PSA
A child refugee who fled war-torn Sierra Leone has landed a role in the new ‘Harry Potter’ film.
Magortu Margai, now 20, will play a Hogwarts pupil.
The girl lived in the African country until she was six – fearing for her life in its civil war.
Margai even scrambled under a bed with her aunt to hide [...] Continue reading Refugee who fled Sierra Leone lands role in new ‘Harry Potter’ movie