Most Recent Content from: Daniele Selby

  • Feature: How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York
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    How Global Citizens Helped End Cash Bail for Most People in New York

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 8, 2019

    Cash bail effectively criminalizes poverty. Global Citizens raised their voices—and created change. Read more

  • Article: Same-Sex Marriage and Abortion to Be Legal in Northern Ireland for the First Time

    Same-Sex Marriage and Abortion to Be Legal in Northern Ireland for the First Time

    By Daniele Selby  and  James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 22, 2019

    It’s a truly historic moment. Read more

  • Feature: 14 Global Citizens on What Issues Matter Most to Them

    14 Global Citizens on What Issues Matter Most to Them

    By Madeleine KeckDaniele SelbyLeah Rodriguez  and  Joe McCarthy|Oct. 1, 2019

    We asked Global Citizens at our festival in Central Park to tell us what they stand for. Read more

  • Article: How This Activist Pushed to End Cash Bail in New York — and Why He's Not Done Fighting

    How This Activist Pushed to End Cash Bail in New York — and Why He's Not Done Fighting

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 9, 2019

    When Marvin Mayfield got out of prison, he decided he needed to change himself — and the system. Read more

  • Article: 6 Myths About Cash Bail Reform, Debunked

    6 Myths About Cash Bail Reform, Debunked

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 9, 2019

    Eliminating the cash bail system does not mean that communities will become less safe. Read more

  • Feature: 'I Was Not His Equal Partner': What It's Like to Be a Child Bride in Massachusetts

    'I Was Not His Equal Partner': What It's Like to Be a Child Bride in Massachusetts

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 6, 2019

    Tammy Monteiro was married at 16 in Massachusetts. Marriage before 18 is still legal there today. Read more

  • Feature: Child Marriages Happen in the US, Too. Here’s Everything You Need to Know.

    Child Marriages Happen in the US, Too. Here’s Everything You Need to Know.

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 3, 2019

    Child marriage disproportionately affects girls and is still legal in some form in 48 states. Read more

  • Article: How Women Are Shut Out of the Global Workforce

    How Women Are Shut Out of the Global Workforce

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 2, 2019

    Advancing gender equality and empowering women could add $12 trillion to the global economy. Read more