#Activism

  • 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

  • Article: Amal Clooney and Prince Charles Teamed Up to Create an Award to Empower Women

    Amal Clooney and Prince Charles Teamed Up to Create an Award to Empower Women

    By Daniele Selby|March 19, 2019

    The award will recognize young women whose work has impacted their communities. Read more

  • Article: Activism and Adversity: 13 of This Week's Most Powerful Photos From Around the World

    Activism and Adversity: 13 of This Week's Most Powerful Photos From Around the World

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|March 15, 2019

    This week saw two devastating events, but ended with an inspiring display of youth activism. Read more

  • Article: Jaden Smith Is Making It Easier for Flint Residents to Access Clean Water

    Jaden Smith Is Making It Easier for Flint Residents to Access Clean Water

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 4, 2019

    The star launched a simple filtration system that minimizes plastic bottle use. Read more