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About Phineas Rueckert

Phineas Rueckert is a writer at Global Citizen. He graduated from Macalester College with a degree in Political Science and International Studies, and spent the past year teaching English in Toulouse, France. He is originally from Brooklyn, New York.

Stories

  1. Article: After More Than 500K Women Tweeted #MeToo, Men Are Responding With 4 Words
    Girls & Women

    After More Than 500K Women Tweeted #MeToo, Men Are Responding With 4 Words

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 17, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “After yesterday's #MeToo stories of women being abused, assaulted and harassed, today we say..." Read more

  2. Article: This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India
    Education

    This Man Walked Nearly 7,500 Miles to Protest Child Trafficking and Sexual Abuse in India

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017

    Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi is calling for an end to sexual violence against children. Read more

  3. Article: This Award-Winning Chef Is Serving Meals to Hungry Puerto Ricans Every Day
    Food & Hunger

    This Award-Winning Chef Is Serving Meals to Hungry Puerto Ricans Every Day

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017

    He even opened up a “paella pop-up.” Read more

  4. Article: Texas Finally Outlawed Child Marriage — But a Loophole Still Exists
    Girls & Women

    Texas Finally Outlawed Child Marriage — But a Loophole Still Exists

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The “emancipation” loophole means children under 18 will still marry in several states. Read more

  5. Article: How One Word Could Change the Makeup of Immigrants in the United States
    Citizenship

    How One Word Could Change the Makeup of Immigrants in the United States

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 13, 2017

    The Trump administration looks to be doubling down on its "merit-based immigration" policy. Read more

  6. Article: This Man Is Bringing Together Music and Climate Change Activism in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Environment

    This Man Is Bringing Together Music and Climate Change Activism in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 13, 2017

    Never underestimate the power of music to create change. Read more

  7. Article: 16 Chilling Photos of Wildfires, Hurricanes, and More From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    16 Chilling Photos of Wildfires, Hurricanes, and More From Around the World This Week

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Olivia Kestin|Oct. 13, 2017

    California's wildfires are the deadliest in state history. Read more

  8. Article: These Are the Best Reactions to the Boy Scouts’ Decision to Let Girls Join
    Girls & Women

    These Are the Best Reactions to the Boy Scouts’ Decision to Let Girls Join

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “As an Eagle Scout, I fully support the Boy Scouts decision to be inclusive.” Read more

  9. Article: These 15 NBA Players Are Giving Back to the Global Community
    Citizenship

    These 15 NBA Players Are Giving Back to the Global Community

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 11, 2017

    These are the top 4 players in each conference at giving back. Plus, some honorable mentions. Read more

  10. Article: Why Sculptures of Fences, Cages, and Walls Are Popping Up All Over New York City
    Citizenship

    Why Sculptures of Fences, Cages, and Walls Are Popping Up All Over New York City

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 11, 2017

    “Any kind of wall is ridiculous, even with the Great Wall of China, it never really worked.” Read more