#Activists

  • Article: Resilient Pakistani Women Are Front and Center in Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's New Film
    Girls & Women

    Resilient Pakistani Women Are Front and Center in Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's New Film

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 5, 2019

    Freedom Fighters is a window into the country’s fight for gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Here's What London's Extinction Rebellion Protests Were Really Like. And What Comes Next.
    OpinionEnvironment

    Here's What London's Extinction Rebellion Protests Were Really Like. And What Comes Next.

    May 3, 2019

    Abigail Jones watched her family being arrested. Here, she shares her experience with us. Read more

  • Feature: 12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet
    FeatureEnvironment

    12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 18, 2019

    From Kenya to Fiji, these activists are demanding change. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Jails 12 More Women's Rights Advocates
    Girls & Women

    Saudi Arabia Jails 12 More Women's Rights Advocates

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 5, 2019

    Amid international pressure to stop targeting activists, the country cracked down. Read more

  • Article: 6 Young Women Fighting for Water Access Around the World
    Water & Sanitation

    6 Young Women Fighting for Water Access Around the World

    By Leah Rodriguez|March 22, 2019

    “Empowering women is critical to solving the water crisis.” Read more

  • Article: 'United We Will Rise': Young Climate Activists Pen Incredibly Powerful Letter to World Leaders
    Environment

    'United We Will Rise': Young Climate Activists Pen Incredibly Powerful Letter to World Leaders

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 1, 2019

    Not to be dramatic, but it’s probably the best thing we’ve ever read. Read more

  • Article: 5 Inspiring Young Women Fighting for Education in the Spirit of MLK
    Girls & Women

    5 Inspiring Young Women Fighting for Education in the Spirit of MLK

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 18, 2019

    They’re dedicated to ensuring all children can go to school. Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Activists Just Inspired the Crowd at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100
    Citizenship

    These Amazing Activists Just Inspired the Crowd at Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 5, 2018

    From gender equality to combating HIV/AIDS, these people are changing the world for the better. Read more