#New York City

  • Article: This NYC Luxury Building Has the Air-Purifying Power of 500 Trees
    Environment

    This NYC Luxury Building Has the Air-Purifying Power of 500 Trees

    By Chris Gelardi|May 8, 2018

    Is it the future of clean air or a ploy to sell more apartments? Read more

  • Article: New York City Will Be First City Ever to Report on Its UN Global Goals Progress
    Citizenship

    New York City Will Be First City Ever to Report on Its UN Global Goals Progress

    May 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    New York City is setting an example for the rest of the country to follow. Read more

  • Article: The ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue Is Getting a New Home
    Girls & Women

    The ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue Is Getting a New Home

    By Chris Gelardi|April 19, 2018

    The celebrated sculpture will face down the New York Stock Exchange rather than the ‘Charging Bull.’ Read more

  • Article: Leonardo DiCaprio Tweets His Support for New York's New Climate Change Effort
    Environment

    Leonardo DiCaprio Tweets His Support for New York's New Climate Change Effort

    By David Brand|Jan. 11, 2018

    He’s lending his titanic celebrity to the divestment campaign. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Woman Fighting to End Inequality in New York City
    Girls & Women

    Meet the Woman Fighting to End Inequality in New York City

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “We must have more women in office and we cannot continue to self-select out.” Read more

  • Article: Why Sculptures of Fences, Cages, and Walls Are Popping Up All Over New York City
    Citizenship

    Why Sculptures of Fences, Cages, and Walls Are Popping Up All Over New York City

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 11, 2017

    “Any kind of wall is ridiculous, even with the Great Wall of China, it never really worked.” Read more

  • Article: Australia Just Pledged $6,000,000 to Improve Water and Sanitation Services at Global Citizen’s Event in New York
    Water & Sanitation

    Australia Just Pledged $6,000,000 to Improve Water and Sanitation Services at Global Citizen’s Event in New York

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 22, 2017

    A world without poverty is a world with access to clean water and sanitation. Read more

  • Article: Detroit Rapper Big Sean Is Using His Music to Break Down Barriers Surrounding Poverty
    Education

    Detroit Rapper Big Sean Is Using His Music to Break Down Barriers Surrounding Poverty

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    Big Sean has big dreams for ending extreme poverty. Read more