About Madeline Schwartz

Madeline Schwartz is a Digital Content Intern at Global Citizen. She has always been passionate about this world and social justice, and has explored this passion while studying at THINK Global School, a traveling high school. She plans to study oppression's effects on culture at Oberlin College this fall. Madeline loves all things creative, and is constantly searching for new ways to express herself.

Why Madeline Schwartz is a Global Citizen

I'm a global citizen because equality is my first priority in every respect, and I believe that acceptance of diversity is an important component of true justice.

Stories

  1. Article: This Miracle Soap Could Stop the Spread of Malaria
    Health

    This Miracle Soap Could Stop the Spread of Malaria

    By Madeline Schwartz|Sept. 12, 2016

    The creators of this mosquito-repellent soap hope to save 100,000 lives from malaria. Read more

  2. Article: 5 Small Ways You Can Change The World Today
    Citizenship

    5 Small Ways You Can Change The World Today

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 23, 2016

    Every little thing helps! Read more

  3. Article: Dipa Karmakar Learned to Vault Off a Discarded Scooter; Now She's Going for Gold
    Girls & Women

    Dipa Karmakar Learned to Vault Off a Discarded Scooter; Now She's Going for Gold

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 8, 2016

    The Indian gymnast is the first to qualify for the Olympic women’s vault final. Read more

  4. Article: Yonas Kinde: Marathon Runner First, Ethiopian Refugee Second
    Citizenship

    Yonas Kinde: Marathon Runner First, Ethiopian Refugee Second

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 4, 2016

    This Olympic athlete is dedicated to inspiring others to dream despite hardship. Read more

  5. Article: Pope Francis' Latest Decision Could Be a Huge Step Forward for Women
    Girls & Women

    Pope Francis' Latest Decision Could Be a Huge Step Forward for Women

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 3, 2016

    The notoriously progressive Pope is considering letting women become deacons. Read more

  6. Article: With #EduHam, Low-Income Students to Get Coveted ‘Hamilton’ Tickets
    Education

    With #EduHam, Low-Income Students to Get Coveted ‘Hamilton’ Tickets

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 2, 2016

    Students across the nation will have the opportunity to see the Tony award-winning musical. Read more

  7. Article: Women Surf, Bike, and Spy in Apple's Newest Emoji
    Girls & Women

    Women Surf, Bike, and Spy in Apple's Newest Emoji

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 2, 2016

    100 new ways to express yourself digitally. Read more

  8. Article: 5 'Weird' Schools That Are Challenging How Students Learn
    Education

    5 'Weird' Schools That Are Challenging How Students Learn

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 1, 2016

    These schools are nothing like what you’d imagine. Read more

  9. Article: Pocket Constitutions Sell Out After Trump-Khan Dispute
    Citizenship

    Pocket Constitutions Sell Out After Trump-Khan Dispute

    By Madeline Schwartz|Aug. 1, 2016

    Now a bestseller, this pocket constitution only costs a dollar. Read more

  10. Article: 3 Female Street Artists Who Are Breaking Boundries
    Girls & Women

    3 Female Street Artists Who Are Breaking Boundries

    By Madeline Schwartz|July 22, 2016

    These artists are changing the conversation and challenging stereotypes of women. Read more