#Activism

  • Article: FGM Survivors Across Africa Call for Mental Health and Trauma Support

    FGM Survivors Across Africa Call for Mental Health and Trauma Support

    June 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "There's this picture that has never left my mind of the blood." Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Sudan

    What You Need to Know About the Crisis in Sudan

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 12, 2019

    The fight for democracy in Khartoum has led to violent clashes between protesters and the military. Read more

  • Article: Why Common Says He's 'Always in a Fight' for Equality

    Why Common Says He's 'Always in a Fight' for Equality

    By Daniele Selby|May 2, 2019

    Rapper Common is joining Global Citizen in calling for an end to cash bail. Read more

  • Article: The 2019 Waislitz Global Citizen Awards Are Now Open
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    The 2019 Waislitz Global Citizen Awards Are Now Open

    April 12, 2019

    Apply for a chance to win $100K or $50K to scale your work to end extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: This NYC Chai Café Gives Away Half Its Profits to Empower Women

    This NYC Chai Café Gives Away Half Its Profits to Empower Women

    By Sushmita Roy|April 5, 2019

    The Chai Spot is meant to be a place that bridges cultures and gives back. Read more

  • Article: These Photos of a College Student on Spring Break Went Viral for All the Right Reasons

    These Photos of a College Student on Spring Break Went Viral for All the Right Reasons

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|March 29, 2019

    The 19-year-old was caught in the midst of an unconventional spring break activity. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé and JAY-Z Win Award for Being 'Passionate' LGBTQ Allies — and Dedicate It to Family

    Beyoncé and JAY-Z Win Award for Being 'Passionate' LGBTQ Allies — and Dedicate It to Family

    By Daniele Selby|March 29, 2019

    Beyoncé and JAY-Z are living proof that “everything is love.” Read more

  • Article: Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review

    Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review

    By Joe McCarthy|March 21, 2019

    “We need to make radically different decisions across the board.” Read more