#Activists

  • Article: Meet 7 Youth Activists Who Won the UN's 'Champions of the Earth' Award
    Environment

    Meet 7 Youth Activists Who Won the UN's 'Champions of the Earth' Award

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    "Young people around the world have come up with amazing new ideas to help protect the environment." Read more

  • Article: 15 LGBTQ Activists of the Past and Present You Should Know
    Citizenship

    15 LGBTQ Activists of the Past and Present You Should Know

    By Daniele Selby|June 22, 2018

    From the “Rosa Parks of the LGBT movement” to a Cameroonian lawyer, you should know these heroes. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Authorities Arrest Women's Rights Activists Ahead of Lifting Driving Ban
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Authorities Arrest Women's Rights Activists Ahead of Lifting Driving Ban

    By Chris Gelardi|May 21, 2018

    The crackdown has highlighted concerns about the legitimacy of the kingdom's reform efforts. Read more

  • Article: 9 Vancouver Activists the World Should Know More About
    Citizenship

    9 Vancouver Activists the World Should Know More About

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 16, 2018

    Check out these Global Citizens making a difference on Canada’s West Coast. Read more

  • Article: These 9 Badass Youth Activists Are Changing the World
    Citizenship

    These 9 Badass Youth Activists Are Changing the World

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 24, 2017

    These kids are the future. Read more

  • Article: 4 Young LGBTQI Activists Changing the World
    Citizenship

    4 Young LGBTQI Activists Changing the World

    Nov. 11, 2016

    "I wanted to address the silence, shame, and stigma for those who experienced sexual violence." Read more

  • Article: 15 Dignitaries and Activists From Past Global Citizen Festivals
    Citizenship

    15 Dignitaries and Activists From Past Global Citizen Festivals

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 22, 2016

    "I'm asking for a basic human right," Malala told the audience of 60,000. Read more

  • Article: 7 civil rights activists carrying Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy
    Citizenship

    7 civil rights activists carrying Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 18, 2016

    Bending the arc of the moral universe. Read more