Most Recent Content from: David Brand

  • Article: The Power of Young People in Pictures from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    The Power of Young People in Pictures from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    Teens in Parkland and Pyeonchang led the world. Read more

  • Article: What Life Is Like on 13 Gallons of Water a Day — Cape Town's New Reality
    Water & Sanitation

    What Life Is Like on 13 Gallons of Water a Day — Cape Town's New Reality

    By David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    Could you stick to the water ration? Read more

  • Article: The Long, Strange Journey of a Plastic Bag
    Finance & Innovation

    The Long, Strange Journey of a Plastic Bag

    By David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    They’re everywhere. But where do they come from? Read more

  • Article: Stock Images of Women in Pain Are Making Period Shame Worse, Study Suggests
    Water & Sanitation

    Stock Images of Women in Pain Are Making Period Shame Worse, Study Suggests

    By David Brand|Feb. 23, 2018

    Olympians compete during their periods, but stock images make menstruating women seem helpless. Read more

  • Article: Amnesty International Blasts Trump, Putin, Duterte, and Others for Human Rights Abuses
    Citizenship

    Amnesty International Blasts Trump, Putin, Duterte, and Others for Human Rights Abuses

    By David Brand|Feb. 22, 2018

    Amnesty International’s State of the World’s Human Rights report analyzes 159 countries. Read more

  • Article: This Store is Locking Up Tents Amid San Francisco’s Homeless Crisis
    Citizenship

    This Store is Locking Up Tents Amid San Francisco’s Homeless Crisis

    By David Brand|Feb. 22, 2018

    At least 7,499 San Franciscans are homeless. Read more

  • Article: This Courageous ‘Trash Girl’ Is Overcoming Bullies and Saving the World
    Environment

    This Courageous ‘Trash Girl’ Is Overcoming Bullies and Saving the World

    By David Brand|Feb. 21, 2018

    12-year-old Nadia Sparkes’ daily trash pick-up has inspired her community. Read more

  • Article: Men Won't Stand in the Way of Menstrual Health for Arizona Prisoners, Says Lawmaker
    Water & Sanitation

    Men Won't Stand in the Way of Menstrual Health for Arizona Prisoners, Says Lawmaker

    By David Brand|Feb. 16, 2018

    “This is so fundamental to female dignity." Read more