#Latin America

  • Article: Femicide in Mexico Has More Than Doubled Since 2007: Report
    Girls & Women

    Femicide in Mexico Has More Than Doubled Since 2007: Report

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 14, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Many of the killings take place in public places. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds Protest Femicide & Gender Violence at ‘Day of the Dead’ Celebration
    Girls & Women

    Hundreds Protest Femicide & Gender Violence at ‘Day of the Dead’ Celebration

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    There were 2,735 femicides in Mexico last year. Read more

  • Article: 11 Ongoing Tragedies That the World Has Forgotten But We All Need to Remember
    Citizenship

    11 Ongoing Tragedies That the World Has Forgotten But We All Need to Remember

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 30, 2017

    Wars, natural disasters, and crackdowns. Read more

  • Article: The 11 Biggest Global Citizens in Latin Music Right Now
    Citizenship

    The 11 Biggest Global Citizens in Latin Music Right Now

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 21, 2017

    Shak, Lin-Manuel, Mr. Worldwide. These artists are superstars, and super-givers, as well. Read more

  • Article: Honduras on ‘Red Alert’ for Number of Women Murdered in 2017
    Girls & Women

    Honduras on ‘Red Alert’ for Number of Women Murdered in 2017

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 5, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    18 killed in 10 days. Read more

  • Article: This Super Bowl Ad About Immigration Was Deemed 'Too Controversial'
    Citizenship

    This Super Bowl Ad About Immigration Was Deemed 'Too Controversial'

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 3, 2017

    Because apparently border walls are too political for television. Read more

  • Article: Buenos Aires Makes Sexual Harassment Illegal with $60 Fine
    Girls & Women

    Buenos Aires Makes Sexual Harassment Illegal with $60 Fine

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 9, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The law is one small step in fighting widespread gender discrimination. Read more

  • Article: How Numbers Have Helped 8 Million People Learn How to Read
    Education

    How Numbers Have Helped 8 Million People Learn How to Read

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 22, 2016

    This system is revolutionary. Read more