5 important stories that aren’t getting much attention this week – PBS NewsHour

Women walk at the Bakassi camp for internally displaced people in Maiduguri, Nigeria, in November. Photo by Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters

During Week One of Donald Trump’s presidency, there was a dizzying array of executive actions: 14 to be exact, enough to break President Barack Obama’s record of 13 in his first week in office.

Faster than you could say “alternative facts,” there were emergency rallies against a couple of the president’s directives, including those centered around several airports this weekend in protest of Trump’s immigration ban.

As we work to clear the fog and learn more about the implications of these presidential actions, there were a spate of stories last week that got lost in the shuffle and deserve a second look.

1. Severe malnutrition in northern Nigeria worsens, as children under five almost entirely…

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