Über uns Phineas Rueckert

Phineas Rueckert is a writer at Global Citizen. He graduated from Macalester College with a degree in Political Science and International Studies, and spent the past year teaching English in Toulouse, France. He is originally from Brooklyn, New York.

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  1. Artikel: How ‘Igloos’ Are Helping House the Homeless in Paris
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    How ‘Igloos’ Are Helping House the Homeless in Paris

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|19. April 2018

    “The mission is to shelter every person who cannot benefit from the official homeless program.” Mehr...

  2. Artikel: The Met Is Now Offering Sign Language Tours on Facebook Live
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    The Met Is Now Offering Sign Language Tours on Facebook Live

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|19. April 2018

    “Museums are often more inclusive of various people than other kinds of public spaces.” Mehr...

  3. Artikel: 8 Powerful Reactions to Starbucks’ Decision to Close Its Stores for Racial Bias Training
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    8 Powerful Reactions to Starbucks’ Decision to Close Its Stores for Racial Bias Training

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|18. April 2018

    “If you are angry about Starbucks closing for a day...you are kind of part of the problem." Mehr...

  4. Artikel: Bill Gates Is Giving $1 Billion to Help Fight Malaria
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    Bill Gates Is Giving $1 Billion to Help Fight Malaria

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|18. April 2018

    “It’s a disease that is preventable, treatable, and ultimately beatable.” Mehr...

  5. Artikel: Beyoncé Is Funding 4 Scholarships to Historically Black Universities and Colleges
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    Beyoncé Is Funding 4 Scholarships to Historically Black Universities and Colleges

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|17. April 2018

    The scholarship totals $100,000 across four schools. Mehr...

  6. Artikel: Kendrick Lamar Just Won a Pulitzer Prize for ‘Damn’
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    Kendrick Lamar Just Won a Pulitzer Prize for ‘Damn’

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|16. April 2018

    It was praised for “affecting vignettes capturing the complexity of modern African-American life." Mehr...

  7. Artikel: Beyoncé Made History at Coachella — And Put on an Incredible Show
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    Beyoncé Made History at Coachella — And Put on an Incredible Show

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|16. April 2018

    ‘Beychella’ was about more than just the music. Mehr...

  8. Artikel: The US Has Admitted 11 Syrian Refugees in All of 2018
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    The US Has Admitted 11 Syrian Refugees in All of 2018

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|16. April 2018

    It’s about 1% as many as had been accepted by this time last year. Mehr...

  9. Artikel: Judge Rules This Country’s Anti-Gay Laws Are Unconstitutional
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    Judge Rules This Country’s Anti-Gay Laws Are Unconstitutional

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert|13. April 2018

    Activists hope the decision will lead to other outdated laws being struck down in the region. Mehr...

  10. Artikel: This Brazilian City Is Solving Plastic Waste and Poverty at the Same Time
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    This Brazilian City Is Solving Plastic Waste and Poverty at the Same Time

    Ein Beitrag von Phineas Rueckert  und  Erica Sanchez|13. April 2018

    “For me it is empowering – it has given me work and given me a social life.” Mehr...