#Activism

  • Article: Leo DiCaprio Tells Haters to Stop Shaming Climate Activists Like Greta as They ‘Fight to Survive’

    Leo DiCaprio Tells Haters to Stop Shaming Climate Activists Like Greta as They ‘Fight to Survive’

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 28, 2019

    “Are we going to react to the climate movement with insulting tweets,” he asked Global Citizens. Read more

  • Article: 2019 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award Will Honor One Extraordinary Global Citizen — Will It Be You?
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    2019 Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award Will Honor One Extraordinary Global Citizen — Will It Be You?

    Sept. 10, 2019|Cisco

    One innovative young person working to end global poverty will win the $250,000 prize. Read more

  • Article: Harry & Meghan Just Shouted Out Amazing African Organisations You Should Definitely Know About

    Harry & Meghan Just Shouted Out Amazing African Organisations You Should Definitely Know About

    By Itumeleng Letsoalo|Sept. 3, 2019

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are coming to Africa. Read more

  • Article: 18 Striking Photos of Climate Change, Inequality, and Activism From Around the World This Week

    18 Striking Photos of Climate Change, Inequality, and Activism From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 30, 2019

    As fires blaze in the Amazon, others struggle with floods, and migrants flee conflict and poverty. Read more

  • Feature: Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    Everything You Need to Know About 'ACTIVATE: The Global Citizen Movement'

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 21, 2019

    Going behind the scenes of the movement to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 14, 2019

    “You should know that happiness is your birthright.” Read more

  • Article: How Global Citizens Are Tackling the Root Causes of Extreme Poverty
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    How Global Citizens Are Tackling the Root Causes of Extreme Poverty

    By Leticia Pfeffer  and  Joe McCarthy|Aug. 7, 2019

    Six key issues explored in the documentary series ACTIVATE, airing this fall on National Geographic. Read more

  • Article: This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    This 22-Year-Old Is Running From NYC to LA to Raise Awareness About Ocean Plastic

    By Sushmita Roy|July 15, 2019

    Sam Bencheghib plans to run 20 miles a day, six days a week, for six months. Read more