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.

Stories

  1. Article: 5 Ways Canada's 2018 Budget Is a Step in the Right Direction
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    5 Ways Canada's 2018 Budget Is a Step in the Right Direction

    By Cassie Carothers|Feb. 28, 2018

    Gender equality, foreign aid, helping the poor, and more. Read more

  2. Article: 9 Photos of Women's March 2018 That Will Inspire You to Take Action
    Girls & Women

    9 Photos of Women's March 2018 That Will Inspire You to Take Action

    By Cassie Carothers|Jan. 21, 2018

    People across the US took the streets to stand up for gender equality. Read more

  3. Article: Gucci Is Banning Fur, to the Delight of Animal Activists Everywhere
    Environment

    Gucci Is Banning Fur, to the Delight of Animal Activists Everywhere

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

    The Italian fashion house joins good company. Read more

  4. Article: Here's Who Is Hosting Global Citizen Festival 2017 in New York City
    Citizenship

    Here's Who Is Hosting Global Citizen Festival 2017 in New York City

    By Cassie Carothers|Sept. 8, 2017

    These actors, entrepreneurs, and artists will be your guides to taking action. Read more

  5. Article: ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Claps Back After James Cameron Calls Film a ‘Step Backwards’
    Girls & Women

    ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Claps Back After James Cameron Calls Film a ‘Step Backwards’

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 25, 2017

    The internet is here for Patty Jenkins and “Wonder Woman.” Read more

  6. Article: Annie Lennox Awarded the George Harrison Global Citizen Award
    Citizenship

    Annie Lennox Awarded the George Harrison Global Citizen Award

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 23, 2017

    And Global Citizen is launching a week of programs and activism. Read more

  7. Article: Salma Hayek Pinault Just Explained Exactly Why Trump's Wall Will Never Get Built
    Citizenship

    Salma Hayek Pinault Just Explained Exactly Why Trump's Wall Will Never Get Built

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

    “It’s just not going to happen!” Read more

  8. Article: Here's the First Look at Malala's New Book 'Malala's Magic Pencil'
    Education

    Here's the First Look at Malala's New Book 'Malala's Magic Pencil'

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 4, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The book follows Malala as she tries to make the world a better place. Read more

  9. Article: Here's Who Is Playing Global Citizen Festival 2017 in New York City
    Citizenship

    Here's Who Is Playing Global Citizen Festival 2017 in New York City

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 1, 2017

    This year's lineup is better than ever. Read more

  10. Article: Rihanna Meets With President & First Lady Macron to Support Global Partnership for Education
    Education

    Rihanna Meets With President & First Lady Macron to Support Global Partnership for Education

    By Cassie Carothers|July 26, 2017

    264 million children are out of school and the funding needs are critical. Read more