#Activists

  • 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

  • Article: Bonang Matheba Is Hosting a Pageant Celebrating African Women Changing the World
    Girls & Women

    Bonang Matheba Is Hosting a Pageant Celebrating African Women Changing the World

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 16, 2018

    Judges will consider contestants’ impact on society — and prizes are education bursaries. Read more

  • Article: Florida Teen's Haunted House Scares Up Money for a Really Good Cause
    Citizenship

    Florida Teen's Haunted House Scares Up Money for a Really Good Cause

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 29, 2018

    Andrew Long is raising money for the Homeless Empowerment Program at his Florida haunted house. Read more

  • Article: Meet 7 Youth Activists Who Won the UN's 'Champions of the Earth' Award
    Environment

    Meet 7 Youth Activists Who Won the UN's 'Champions of the Earth' Award

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    "Young people around the world have come up with amazing new ideas to help protect the environment." Read more