#Profiles

  • Article: This Volcano Scientist Is Running for Office to Fight Trump’s Anti-Climate Actions
    Environment

    This Volcano Scientist Is Running for Office to Fight Trump’s Anti-Climate Actions

    By Joe McCarthy|June 22, 2017

    This is part of a much broader trend. Read more

  • Article: This Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows Who Opioid Addicts in West Virginia Really Are
    Health

    This Heartbreaking Photo Series Shows Who Opioid Addicts in West Virginia Really Are

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2017

    More people die from overdoses in the state than anywhere else in the US. Read more

  • Article: 12 Girls Created a Solar-Powered Tent to Tackle Homelessness
    Girls & Women

    12 Girls Created a Solar-Powered Tent to Tackle Homelessness

    By Joe McCarthy|June 15, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "You're learning new things you've never even heard of or even thought of.” Read more

  • Article: The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers
    Citizenship

    The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers

    June 12, 2017|News Deeply

    The 60-year-old destroyed roughly 3,500 mines before one took his life. Read more

  • Article: How Steph Curry and Lebron James Stack Up in the Charity World
    Citizenship

    How Steph Curry and Lebron James Stack Up in the Charity World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Phineas Rueckert|June 1, 2017

    They're both on the same team when it comes to making the world a better place. Read more

  • Article: These Stunning Photographs Show How Farmers Are Facing Climate Change
    Environment

    These Stunning Photographs Show How Farmers Are Facing Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|May 5, 2017

    “For people in rural Kenya and Ethiopia, this is very real." Read more

  • Article: 9 Black Activists Who Are Fighting Injustice And Fixing America
    Citizenship

    9 Black Activists Who Are Fighting Injustice And Fixing America

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 24, 2017

    They’re shaping the future. Read more

  • Article: This Iraqi Refugee Escaped Death 3 Times. Now He Just Wants to Give US Citizens Jobs
    Citizenship

    This Iraqi Refugee Escaped Death 3 Times. Now He Just Wants to Give US Citizens Jobs

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2017

    “We don’t have any extremist agenda.” Read more