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: Queen + Adam Lambert, Pharrell, Alicia Keys Help Drive Up Global Citizen Festival Ratings

    Queen + Adam Lambert, Pharrell, Alicia Keys Help Drive Up Global Citizen Festival Ratings

    By Cassie Carothers|Oct. 10, 2019

    The 2019 event was MSNBC's best-rated festival broadcast yet. Read more

  2. Article: How to Get Tickets to Global Citizen Festival 2019 in NYC

    How to Get Tickets to Global Citizen Festival 2019 in NYC

    By Cassie Carothers|July 30, 2019

    Tickets are free if you take action. Read more

  3. Article: Protests, Pride, and More: 16 Stunning Photos From Around the World

    Protests, Pride, and More: 16 Stunning Photos From Around the World

    By Cassie Carothers  and  Olivia Kestin|June 21, 2019

    Will the summer of 2019 be a summer of protest? Read more

  4. Article: Global Citizen and Cisco to Power the Movement to End Poverty Together

    Global Citizen and Cisco to Power the Movement to End Poverty Together

    By Cassie Carothers|Cisco|June 4, 2019

    A new three-year partnership will play a vital role to achieve the Global Goals. Read more

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

    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

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

    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

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

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

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

    The Italian fashion house joins good company. Read more

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

    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

  9. Article: ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Claps Back After James Cameron Calls Film a ‘Step Backwards’

    ‘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

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

    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