#Activism

  • Article: This 12-Year-Old Boy in India May Earn a Peace Prize for Getting Kids to Go to School
    Education

    This 12-Year-Old Boy in India May Earn a Peace Prize for Getting Kids to Go to School

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 20, 2017

    At 12, Sakthi Ramesh is the youngest nominee for the International Children’s Peace Prize. Read more

  • 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

  • Article: Rihanna Is Using Her Voice to Lift Up the People of Puerto Rico (and It May Be Working)
    Citizenship

    Rihanna Is Using Her Voice to Lift Up the People of Puerto Rico (and It May Be Working)

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 28, 2017

    “Dear @realDonaldTrump I know you've probably already seen this….” Read more

  • Article: 15 Grassroots Organizations That Are Saving the Planet
    Citizenship

    15 Grassroots Organizations That Are Saving the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 28, 2017

    Ground-up groups take everything into account. Read more

  • Article: Whoopi Goldberg Spoke Powerfully About HIV/AIDS at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival
    Health

    Whoopi Goldberg Spoke Powerfully About HIV/AIDS at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 24, 2017

    "I'm not going to take the BS anymore." Read more

  • Article: President Obama Rebukes Republicans Looking to Undo Health Care for ‘50th or 60th Time’
    Citizenship

    President Obama Rebukes Republicans Looking to Undo Health Care for ‘50th or 60th Time’

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 20, 2017

    “It’s frustrating to have to keep our leaders from inflicting real suffering on our citizens.” Read more

  • Article: These 18 Inspirational Activists Share Their Secrets to Building Movements for Social Good
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    These 18 Inspirational Activists Share Their Secrets to Building Movements for Social Good

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 20, 2017

    Global Citizen brought a bunch of experts to NYC — and what they said will motivate you to go big. Read more

  • Article: On Sunday, Global Citizen Turned Riverside Church into a Hub for Activism
    Citizenship

    On Sunday, Global Citizen Turned Riverside Church into a Hub for Activism

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 18, 2017

    Global Citizen’s “Breaking the Silence” event lived up to its name. Read more