About Colleen Curry

Colleen Curry is a senior editor at Global Citizen. She has covered domestic and international news for outlets including ABC News, VICE News, and The New York Times, with a particular focus on women's issues, criminal justice, and LGBT rights. She is also pursuing her Master's in Creative Writing, and has had nonfiction published by Sports Illustrated and Marie Claire.

Colleen's latest stories
  1. Article: 5 Vaccine Myths That Are Completely Not True
    Health

    5 Vaccine Myths That Are Completely Not True

    By Colleen Curry| April 28, 2017

    They save lives. Period. Read more

  2. Article: Finally! Jordan Set to Appeal Rape Law Loophole
    Girls & Women

    Finally! Jordan Set to Appeal Rape Law Loophole

    By Colleen Curry| April 28, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And Jordan isn’t the only place. Read more

  3. Article: Biden to College Guys: ‘A Woman Who’s Dead Drunk Cannot Consent’ to Sex
    Girls & Women

    Biden to College Guys: ‘A Woman Who’s Dead Drunk Cannot Consent’ to Sex

    By Colleen Curry| April 27, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    This guy. Read more

  4. Video: 5 Things Every Global Citizen Can Learn From the Pope’s TED Talk
    Citizenship

    5 Things Every Global Citizen Can Learn From the Pope’s TED Talk

    By Colleen Curry| April 27, 2017

    The future has to include everyone. Read more

  5. Article: This New Heineken Ad Is So Hopeful It Will Make You Completely Forget That Kendall Jenner Pepsi Ad
    Citizenship

    This New Heineken Ad Is So Hopeful It Will Make You Completely Forget That Kendall Jenner Pepsi Ad

    By Colleen Curry| April 26, 2017

    Real people, real disagreements, and real progress. Read more

  6. Article: Why New Yorkers Painted This Giant Cross in Rainbow Colors
    Citizenship

    Why New Yorkers Painted This Giant Cross in Rainbow Colors

    By Colleen Curry| April 26, 2017

    Because love > hate. Read more

  7. Article: After FGM Arrests, National Muslim Group Pushes Michigan Mosque to Condemn Practice
    Girls & Women

    After FGM Arrests, National Muslim Group Pushes Michigan Mosque to Condemn Practice

    By Colleen Curry| April 26, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “By doing so, you would be expressing your solidarity.” Read more

  8. Article: Ivanka Trump Defends Her Father's Record, Drawing Hisses & Groans  at Women's Summit
    Girls & Women

    Ivanka Trump Defends Her Father's Record, Drawing Hisses & Groans at Women's Summit

    By Colleen Curry| April 25, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Not the best sign for global relations. Read more

  9. Article: Female Astronaut Peggy Whitson Just Shattered a Record Held by Men
    Girls & Women

    Female Astronaut Peggy Whitson Just Shattered a Record Held by Men

    By Colleen Curry| April 24, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Peggy Whitson’s entry in the NASA history books is going to be a long one. Read more

  10. Article: ‘Tax on Blood’: Campaign to Stop Tampon Tax in India Goes Viral
    Girls & Women

    ‘Tax on Blood’: Campaign to Stop Tampon Tax in India Goes Viral

    By Colleen Curry| April 24, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    More than 300 million girls and women don’t have access to pads and tampons. Read more

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