About Olivia Kestin

Olivia Kestin is a Photo Editor for Global Citizen. She studied Political Science and Journalism at George Washington University, with an emphasis on Photojournalism. Previously she covered domestic and international news as a Photo Editor with MSNBC.

Stories

  1. Article: 15 Photos Showing the Power of Protest and Perseverance Around the World This Week
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    15 Photos Showing the Power of Protest and Perseverance Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 16, 2019

    People in Colombia, Brazil, and Hong Kong all took to the streets, calling for change this week. Read more

  2. Article: 13 Striking Photos of Protest and Community From Around the World This Week
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    13 Striking Photos of Protest and Community From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 9, 2019

    From Hong Kong to Harlem, people called for equality and action. Read more

  3. Article: Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week
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    Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 26, 2019

    Devastating heat waves, now a common occurrence, struck many parts of Europe this week. Read more

  4. Article: 14 Powerful Photos of Protest and Persistence From Across the World This Week
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    14 Powerful Photos of Protest and Persistence From Across the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 19, 2019

    From protests in Puerto Rico to flooding in South Asia, these are the most dynamic photos this week. Read more

  5. Feature: The Latin American Foto Festival Is a Stunning Window Into the Region's Diverse Cultures
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    The Latin American Foto Festival Is a Stunning Window Into the Region's Diverse Cultures

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Erica Sanchez|July 17, 2019

    The second edition of the annual photography exhibition is on display through July 21. Read more

  6. Article: 10 Colorful Photos of Strength and Resilience From Around the World This Week
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    10 Colorful Photos of Strength and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 12, 2019

    From Pride marches to the US women's national soccer team's win, this week was filled with hope. Read more

  7. Article: 18 Empowering Photos of LGBTQ Pride Around the World
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    18 Empowering Photos of LGBTQ Pride Around the World

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 27, 2019

    This June, people celebrated how far the LGBTQ movement has come and how far it still has to go. Read more

  8. Article: Protests, Pride, and More: 16 Stunning Photos From Around the World
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    Protests, Pride, and More: 16 Stunning Photos From Around the World

    By Cassie Carothers  and  Olivia Kestin|June 21, 2019

    Will the summer of 2019 be a summer of protest? Read more

  9. Feature: These Keepsakes Are The Only Connection Nine Refugee Children Have To Home
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    These Keepsakes Are The Only Connection Nine Refugee Children Have To Home

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 20, 2019

    These young Syrian refugees share the stories behind their most treasured belongings. Read more

  10. Feature: These Rare Photos Capture LGBTQ Activism After the Stonewall Riots
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    These Rare Photos Capture LGBTQ Activism After the Stonewall Riots

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Leah Rodriguez|June 18, 2019

    The New York Public Library’s latest exhibition marks the 50th anniversary of the historic event. Read more