#Activists

  • Article: 14 Black Activists and Authors Providing Crucial Insight Into Racial Justice in the US

    14 Black Activists and Authors Providing Crucial Insight Into Racial Justice in the US

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2020

    They’re doing essential work to end systemic oppression. Read more

  • Article: 'Plastic Man': This Cameroonian Activist Is Working to End Plastic Pollution in His Community

    'Plastic Man': This Cameroonian Activist Is Working to End Plastic Pollution in His Community

    By Joe McCarthy|June 8, 2020

    Forbi Perise is leading local conservation efforts. Read more

  • Article: Activists in Saudi Arabia Could Serve 5 Years in Prison Just for Talking About Women’s Rights

    Activists in Saudi Arabia Could Serve 5 Years in Prison Just for Talking About Women’s Rights

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 12, 2020

    The country’s criminal court charged 10 activists for violating cyber-crime laws. Read more

  • Article: 5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    5 Formidable Young Women Who Are Shaping Africa’s Future

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2020

    “Somewhere a girl is facing injustices — so it is my duty to address them.” Read more

  • Article: Malala and Greta Thunberg Met in Oxford and Took the Greatest Photo in History

    Malala and Greta Thunberg Met in Oxford and Took the Greatest Photo in History

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 26, 2020

    Forget the Oscars selfie. This is the single greatest photo that’s ever been taken. Read more

  • Article: Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Here’s Who’s Performing at the Global Citizen Prize Ceremony 2019 in London

    Nov. 19, 2019

    We’re bringing some of the world’s biggest stars to the Royal Albert Hall — and your TV screen! Read more

  • Article: Young Activists Want World Leaders to Do These 3 Things to Avoid 'Decades of Disaster'
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    Young Activists Want World Leaders to Do These 3 Things to Avoid 'Decades of Disaster'

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    More than 150 activists from 30 countries are honoring International Youth Day. Read more

  • Article: Anuradha Koirala Has Rescued More Than 18k Girls From Trafficking

    Anuradha Koirala Has Rescued More Than 18k Girls From Trafficking

    By Gabrielle Deonath  and  Pia Gralki|July 17, 2019

    Anuradha Koirala works to help exploited Nepali women and children sold into sex slavery. Read more