#New Jersey

  • Article: Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ
    Girls & Women

    Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ

    By David Brand|Nov. 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She said the lawmaker’s sexist Facebook posts motivated her to run for office. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Aims to Halve Food Waste by 2030 to Feed Hungry
    Food & Hunger

    New Jersey Aims to Halve Food Waste by 2030 to Feed Hungry

    By Joe McCarthy|July 27, 2017

    “Wasting food does not make economic or environmental sense.” Read more

  • Article: The Actual Number of Child Marriages in the US Is Staggering
    Girls & Women

    The Actual Number of Child Marriages in the US Is Staggering

    By Meghan Werft|July 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Some states still allow girls as young as 13 to marry. Read more

  • Article: Groundbreaking Child Marriage Ban Is Blocked by Chris Christie
    Girls & Women

    Groundbreaking Child Marriage Ban Is Blocked by Chris Christie

    By Joe McCarthy|May 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The governor wants to make a few exceptions. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Is First in US to Roll Out Popular Baby-in-a-Box Program
    Health

    New Jersey Is First in US to Roll Out Popular Baby-in-a-Box Program

    By Gabriella Canal|Jan. 27, 2017

    “An Equal Start in Life”: Why New Jersey parents are putting their babies in boxes. Read more

  • Article: World’s largest vertical farm can produce up to 2 million pounds of greens a year
    Food & Hunger

    World’s largest vertical farm can produce up to 2 million pounds of greens a year

    By Megha Cherian |April 12, 2016

    The farm was built in a former steel mill in New jersey. Read more