Most Recent Content from: Phineas Rueckert

  • Article: Millions of Poor Americans Are Contracting These 'Diseases of Poverty' — But Can’t Afford Pills to Cure Them
    Health

    Millions of Poor Americans Are Contracting These 'Diseases of Poverty' — But Can’t Afford Pills to Cure Them

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 11, 2017

    “People have told me they sometimes have to choose between buying medication and eating." Read more

  • Article: This Could Be Haiti’s First-Ever Oscar-Nominated Film, But It Faces Stiff Competition
    Citizenship

    This Could Be Haiti’s First-Ever Oscar-Nominated Film, But It Faces Stiff Competition

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 8, 2017

    “Ayiti Mon Amour” shines a new light on the embattled island. Read more

  • Article: This University Just Got Rid of Student Loans — for All Students
    Education

    This University Just Got Rid of Student Loans — for All Students

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 8, 2017

    The average American student in 2016 owed more than $35,000 in student loans. Read more

  • Article: This Syrian Boy Just Won an International Peace Prize and Met Malala
    Education

    This Syrian Boy Just Won an International Peace Prize and Met Malala

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 7, 2017

    Mohamad Al Jounde was 12 years old when he set up a school for refugees in Lebanon. Read more

  • Article: Palestinian Students and Teachers Are Skipping School Today to Protest Trump
    Citizenship

    Palestinian Students and Teachers Are Skipping School Today to Protest Trump

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 7, 2017

    They’re not just “playing hooky.” Read more

  • Article: Australia Just Legalized Gay Marriage and People Can't Stop Celebrating
    Citizenship

    Australia Just Legalized Gay Marriage and People Can't Stop Celebrating

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 7, 2017

    “This is Australia: fair, diverse, loving and filled with respect.” Read more

  • Article: Chance the Rapper and Google Just Teamed Up to Bring Computer Science Education to Kids of Color
    Education

    Chance the Rapper and Google Just Teamed Up to Bring Computer Science Education to Kids of Color

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 6, 2017

    Google pledged $1,500,000 to Chance’s nonprofit and Chicago Public Schools. Read more

  • Article: 2017 Is Saved – The #MeToo Movement Is TIME’s Person of the Year
    Girls & Women

    2017 Is Saved – The #MeToo Movement Is TIME’s Person of the Year

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Meet the “Silence Breakers.” Read more