About Chris Gelardi

Chris Gelardi is an editorial intern for Global Citizen. He graduated with his master's in journalism from Columbia University in 2017. He lives in Queens, New York, where he also works as an independent journalist covering immigration.

Stories

  1. Article: Justice RBG Just Schooled Her Colleagues in the Finer Points of Combating Discrimination
    Citizenship

    Justice RBG Just Schooled Her Colleagues in the Finer Points of Combating Discrimination

    By Chris Gelardi|June 5, 2018

    Unfortunately, her point of view was in the minority. Read more

  2. Article: 18 Million Yemenis Could Face Starvation by the End of the Year, UN Says
    Food & Hunger

    18 Million Yemenis Could Face Starvation by the End of the Year, UN Says

    By Chris Gelardi|June 4, 2018

    An upcoming military confrontation could dictate the future of the humanitarian crisis. Read more

  3. Article: Saudi Authorities Temporarily Release 8 Women's Rights Activists
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Authorities Temporarily Release 8 Women's Rights Activists

    By Chris Gelardi|June 4, 2018

    The government is accusing 17 activists of crimes against the kingdom. Read more

  4. Article: ABC Cancels 'Roseanne' After Roseanne Barr's Racist Tweet
    Citizenship

    ABC Cancels 'Roseanne' After Roseanne Barr's Racist Tweet

    By Chris Gelardi|May 29, 2018

    The woman who canceled the reboot is also ABC’s first black president. Read more

  5. Article: What's Happening to Migrant Kids in the US?
    Citizenship

    What's Happening to Migrant Kids in the US?

    By Chris Gelardi|May 29, 2018

    Let's get the facts straight. Read more

  6. Article: The Supreme Court's Latest Decision Could Help Companies Get Away With Sexual Harassment
    Girls & Women

    The Supreme Court's Latest Decision Could Help Companies Get Away With Sexual Harassment

    By Chris Gelardi|May 22, 2018

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg called it "egregiously wrong." Read more

  7. Article: This 4-Year-Old Superhero Feeds the Homeless in a Cape
    Food & Hunger

    This 4-Year-Old Superhero Feeds the Homeless in a Cape

    By Chris Gelardi|May 22, 2018

    It all started with pandas on TV. Read more

  8. Article: These Students Aren't Eating Until Their University Divests from Fossil Fuels
    Environment

    These Students Aren't Eating Until Their University Divests from Fossil Fuels

    By Chris Gelardi|May 21, 2018

    "Divestment is one of those situations that calls on us to use every inch of our power." Read more

  9. Article: Saudi Authorities Arrest Women's Rights Activists Ahead of Lifting Driving Ban
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Authorities Arrest Women's Rights Activists Ahead of Lifting Driving Ban

    By Chris Gelardi|May 21, 2018

    The crackdown has highlighted concerns about the legitimacy of the kingdom's reform efforts. Read more

  10. Article: Scientists Found a Plastic Grocery Bag in the Ocean's Deepest Trench
    Environment

    Scientists Found a Plastic Grocery Bag in the Ocean's Deepest Trench

    By Chris Gelardi|May 15, 2018

    The bag was spotted in the Mariana Trench at a depth of 36,000 feet. Read more