About Russell Simmons

Entrepreneur, author, activist and philanthropist and Global Citizen contributor Russell Simmons has launched scores of groundbreaking careers and innovative enterprises in arenas as varied as music, film, television, fashion, comedy, poetry, digital platforms, theater and finance. His lifelong mission has been giving a voice to extraordinary talent and empowering underserved communities as they in turn shape the mainstream of culture. Simmons is longtime champion of social justice & equality.

Stories

  1. Article: Facts Are Our Greatest Weapon Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

    Facts Are Our Greatest Weapon Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

    By Russell Simmons|Feb. 16, 2017

    Russell Simmons explains why we all must stand in solidarity with Muslims. Read more