About Najee Barnes

Najee Barnes is a Digital Campaigns Intern at Global Citizen. He is a recent graduate of Iona College with degrees in both Political Science and Mass Communications. His volunteer work in Costa Rica and India has inspired him to use his voice to help others. Naj enjoys reading, jogging on nature trails and regularly quotes Archer and Arrested Development.

Why Najee Barnes is a Global Citizen

I am a global citizen because I believe in a better tomorrow for all."

Stories

  1. Article: How Greek Life encourages its members to become global citizens

    How Greek Life encourages its members to become global citizens

    By Najee Barnes|Dec. 8, 2015

    A lot more goes on than hazing. Read more

  2. Article: The danger of being a healthcare worker in a combat zone

    The danger of being a healthcare worker in a combat zone

    By Najee Barnes|Oct. 30, 2015

    The daily realities of medical personnel in combat zones Read more

  3. Article: World Food Day: 4 different diets from urban areas around the world

    World Food Day: 4 different diets from urban areas around the world

    By Najee Barnes|Oct. 16, 2015

    How it's easier in some places to get a Big Mac than a salad. Read more

  4. Article: Inequalities in American real estate

    Inequalities in American real estate

    By Najee Barnes|Oct. 13, 2015

    A look into the discriminatory nature of the US housing market. Read more

  5. Article:  A children’s advocacy group in India is giving a voice to the voiceless

    A children’s advocacy group in India is giving a voice to the voiceless

    By Najee Barnes|Sept. 24, 2015

    Kids paving a way for the Global Goals Read more

  6. Article: 5 celebrities who’ve gotten involved in politics

    5 celebrities who’ve gotten involved in politics

    By Najee Barnes|Sept. 8, 2015

    Public office isn't like the movies. Read more

  7. Article: Why it’s time for the US Army to “(wo)man up”

    Why it’s time for the US Army to “(wo)man up”

    By Najee Barnes|Sept. 3, 2015

    Shattering glass and brass ceilings. Read more