Are you an employee of Colleen Curry?
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.

Stories

  1. Article: Philippines Police Killed 60 People This Week, and Their President Is Happy About It
    Citizenship

    Philippines Police Killed 60 People This Week, and Their President Is Happy About It

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 17, 2017

    "Let's kill another 32 every day,” President Rodrigo Duterte said. Read more

  2. Article: Women in US Federal Prisons Will Finally Receive Free Tampons
    Girls & Women

    Women in US Federal Prisons Will Finally Receive Free Tampons

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 16, 2017

    Has ‘Orange Is the New Black’ taught us nothing? Read more

  3. Article: Doctors Without Borders Ceases Migrant Rescues as Italy Toughens Regulations
    Citizenship

    Doctors Without Borders Ceases Migrant Rescues as Italy Toughens Regulations

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 15, 2017

    Bad news for a terrible humanitarian crisis. Read more

  4. Article: A Mudslide in Sierra Leone Just Wiped Away Hundreds of Homes and People
    Environment

    A Mudslide in Sierra Leone Just Wiped Away Hundreds of Homes and People

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 15, 2017

    “The disaster is so serious that I myself feel broken.” Read more

  5. Article: USAID Leader Is Already Lobbying Trump to Show How Critical Foreign Aid Is
    Citizenship

    USAID Leader Is Already Lobbying Trump to Show How Critical Foreign Aid Is

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 14, 2017

    It can help further US goals. Read more

  6. Article: ‘Hidden Figures’ Inspired the US State Department to Create a STEM Exchange Program for Women
    Girls & Women

    ‘Hidden Figures’ Inspired the US State Department to Create a STEM Exchange Program for Women

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Behold, the power of female stories. Read more

  7. Article: This 91-Year-Old Woman Just Earned Her Bachelor’s Degree After 10 Years of Studying
    Education

    This 91-Year-Old Woman Just Earned Her Bachelor’s Degree After 10 Years of Studying

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 11, 2017

    It’ll make you actually want to start studying again. Read more

  8. Feature: These Kids’ Lives Are at Stake if Trump’s Proposed Cuts to Global Health Are Passed
    FeatureHealth

    These Kids’ Lives Are at Stake if Trump’s Proposed Cuts to Global Health Are Passed

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 10, 2017

    Call Congress to save foreign aid now. Read more

  9. Article: Meet the Woman Who’s Creating a Safe Space for LGBT Muslim Leaders
    Citizenship

    Meet the Woman Who’s Creating a Safe Space for LGBT Muslim Leaders

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Urooj Arshad wants people to know that LGBT Muslims exist — and lead, too. Read more

  10. Article: The US Government Is Censoring the Phrase ‘Climate Change’
    Environment

    The US Government Is Censoring the Phrase ‘Climate Change’

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 7, 2017

    Will limited the use of the words ‘climate change’ stop it from happening? Read more