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  1. Article: Girls in Providence’s Public Schools Can Now Use Period Products for Free
    Girls & Women

    Girls in Providence’s Public Schools Can Now Use Period Products for Free

    By Sushmita Roy|Feb. 22, 2019

    One in 5 girls in the US have missed school because they couldn’t afford period products. Read more

  2. Article: EU Boosts Climate Change Budget After Greta Thunberg Speech
    Environment

    EU Boosts Climate Change Budget After Greta Thunberg Speech

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 22, 2019

    The European Commission says it will spend hundreds of billions of euros to save the environment. Read more

  3. Article: Protest and Perseverance: 15 Powerful Photos Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    Protest and Perseverance: 15 Powerful Photos Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 22, 2019

    Activists stood up against climate change and equality. Read more

  4. Feature: 32 Stunning Photos That Show the Depth of Humanity Around the World
    FeatureCitizenship

    32 Stunning Photos That Show the Depth of Humanity Around the World

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|Feb. 22, 2019

    The World Press Photo Contest highlights the incredible work of the world's best photographers. Read more

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