#United Kingdom

  • Article: The British Government Just Pledged £61 Million to Fight Plastic in Our Oceans
    Environment

    The British Government Just Pledged £61 Million to Fight Plastic in Our Oceans

    By Chris Gelardi|April 16, 2018

    Prime Minister Theresa May is asking leaders from around the world to join her initiative. Read more

  • Article: People on Twitter Have Declared It #LoveAMuslimDay and It's the Best
    Citizenship

    People on Twitter Have Declared It #LoveAMuslimDay and It's the Best

    By Joe McCarthy|April 3, 2018

    The day was sparked by a terrifying act of bigotry. Read more

  • Article: Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources
    Environment

    Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources

    By Chris Gelardi|April 2, 2018

    The country could be consuming nothing but renewable energy by 2020. Read more

  • Article: BBC Says It Will Make Sure Half of Its On-Air Experts Are Women
    Girls & Women

    BBC Says It Will Make Sure Half of Its On-Air Experts Are Women

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 2, 2018

    “This tackles one aspect, but not diversity in other areas. The BBC has to do loads more.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Took Action to Ban Liquids Used in Acid Attacks
    Citizenship

    The UK Just Took Action to Ban Liquids Used in Acid Attacks

    By Andrew McMaster|Oct. 3, 2017

    A string of horrendous crimes has driven politicians to take action. Read more

  • Article: Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister
    Girls & Women

    Ending Gender Discrimination Will Be Centre Stage at 2018 Commonwealth Summit, Pledges UK Minister

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "We can’t end global poverty without empowering women and girls." Read more

  • Article: Gay Muslim Marries the Man Who Saved His Life in UK's First Same-Sex Muslim Wedding
    Citizenship

    Gay Muslim Marries the Man Who Saved His Life in UK's First Same-Sex Muslim Wedding

    By Meghan Werft|July 11, 2017

    “He gave me hope at one of my lowest points and he's stood by me all the way.” Read more

  • Article: The Queen of England May — or May Not — Have Just Weighed In On Brexit
    Citizenship

    The Queen of England May — or May Not — Have Just Weighed In On Brexit

    By Tess Sohngen|June 21, 2017

    A certain fashion accessory has sparked quite the debate. Read more