#Texas

  • Article: Florida, Texas Will Take Biggest Economic Hit from Climate Change, Study Says
    Environment

    Florida, Texas Will Take Biggest Economic Hit from Climate Change, Study Says

    April 26, 2018

    The two states are likely to lose a combined $200 billion in GDP. Read more

  • Article: A Federal Judge In Texas Just Handed Down a Landmark Ruling on Workplace Discrimination
    Citizenship

    A Federal Judge In Texas Just Handed Down a Landmark Ruling on Workplace Discrimination

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 11, 2018

    One lawyer described the ruling as “earth-shattering — in a good way.” Read more

  • Article: Yes, Forced Child Marriages Happen in the US, Too
    Girls & Women

    Yes, Forced Child Marriages Happen in the US, Too

    By Daniele Selby|March 27, 2018

    When 15-year-old Maarib Al Hishmawi refused to marry, her parents beat her and threw hot oil on her. Read more

  • Article: How You Can Get Free Flights to Puerto Rico and Texas to Help With Storm Cleanup
    PartnerCitizenship

    How You Can Get Free Flights to Puerto Rico and Texas to Help With Storm Cleanup

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 19, 2018

    Global Citizens can take action and make an immediate impact in Puerto Rico and Texas. Read more

  • Article: Homeless People Are Paid to Clean Up Streets in This Texas City
    Citizenship

    Homeless People Are Paid to Clean Up Streets in This Texas City

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 22, 2018

    The program provided 40 jobs, and collected 3,856 tons of trash. Read more

  • Article: UNICEF Is Working to Get 1 Million Children in Texas Back in School After Hurricane Harvey
    Education

    UNICEF Is Working to Get 1 Million Children in Texas Back in School After Hurricane Harvey

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 19, 2017

    It’s now been more than a month. Read more

  • Article: Venezuela and Mexico Are Giving Aid to Hurricane Harvey Victims
    Citizenship

    Venezuela and Mexico Are Giving Aid to Hurricane Harvey Victims

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 1, 2017

    Borders don’t keep out kindness. Read more

  • Article: 6 Heartwarming Acts in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity
    Citizenship

    6 Heartwarming Acts in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Aug. 31, 2017

    Houstonians look out for each other amid destruction of Hurricane Harvey. Read more