About Cassie Carothers

Cassie Carothers is the Editorial Director of Global Citizen. She has more than 10 years experience covering national and international news as a digital journalist, having worked at Fox News, the New York Post, and Yahoo News. She grew up in Ohio and graduated from Miami University after studying journalism, politics, and marketing. She’s been a vegetarian for 18 years, and believes strongly that a diet is a key part of sustainable living.

Cassie's latest stories
  1. Article: This Is America: Celebrating Faces of Immigrants & Refugees
    Citizenship

    This Is America: Celebrating Faces of Immigrants & Refugees

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 21, 2017

    This great country has been a beacon for Global Citizens, and we want it to stay that way. Read more

  2. Article: Norway Commits $10 Million for Women's Healthcare as Part of #SheDecides Fund
    Girls & Women

    Norway Commits $10 Million for Women's Healthcare as Part of #SheDecides Fund

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 20, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Nearly 50,000 women die a year as a result of unsafe abortions. Read more

  3. Article: 'Lion': A Heart-Wrenching Story of Adoption & Global Inequality
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    'Lion': A Heart-Wrenching Story of Adoption & Global Inequality

    By Caroline DollmanMeghan WerftJoe McCarthyCassie CarothersColleen Curry  and  Phineas Rueckert| Feb. 14, 2017

    Every Global Citizen should see this film. Read more

  4. Article: Beyoncé Sends Powerful Message to Women, Mothers, and Daughters From Grammys Stage
    Girls & Women

    Beyoncé Sends Powerful Message to Women, Mothers, and Daughters From Grammys Stage

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 13, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Beyoncé slayed. Read more

  5. Article: This Is Our Favorite Grammys Red Carpet Outfit by Far
    Girls & Women

    This Is Our Favorite Grammys Red Carpet Outfit by Far

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 13, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The rapper's date rocked a hot pink tuxedo too. Read more

  6. Article: In Stinging Rebuke, Appeals Court Denies Trump's Travel Ban
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    In Stinging Rebuke, Appeals Court Denies Trump's Travel Ban

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 10, 2017

    The ruling means that travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries can continue to enter the US. Read more

  7. Article: Sen. Franken Offers Scathing Criticism of Betsy DeVos Confirmation
    Education

    Sen. Franken Offers Scathing Criticism of Betsy DeVos Confirmation

    By Cassie Carothers  and  Phineas Rueckert| Feb. 8, 2017

    DeVos was confirmed after a tie breaking vote from VP Pence. Read more

  8. Article: Former White House Photographer Posts Subtle Dig at President Trump
    Girls & Women

    Former White House Photographer Posts Subtle Dig at President Trump

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 7, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    'I guess you'd say I was trying to make a point.' Read more

  9. Article: This Super Bowl Ad's Simple Message Is the Most Powerful of Them All
    Citizenship

    This Super Bowl Ad's Simple Message Is the Most Powerful of Them All

    By Cassie Carothers| Feb. 6, 2017

    So simple. So powerful. Read more

  10. Article: Latest News: UN Denounces Trump's Ban as 'Mean-Spirited'
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    Latest News: UN Denounces Trump's Ban as 'Mean-Spirited'

    By Cassie Carothers| Jan. 30, 2017

    Here is what we know — and still don’t know — about the ban on refugees and immigrants. Read more

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