#Advocacy

  • 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: Why Activists Say New York's Cash Bail Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough
    Citizenship

    Why Activists Say New York's Cash Bail Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough

    By Daniele Selby|April 9, 2019

    The bill passed on March 31 ends cash bail for most misdemeanors and non-violent crimes. Read more

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

    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

  • Feature: This Artist Went Free-Diving to Paint Underwater Murals on Artificial Coral Reefs
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    This Artist Went Free-Diving to Paint Underwater Murals on Artificial Coral Reefs

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 26, 2019

    He spent 15 months painting the murals, two minutes at a time. Read more

  • Article: Canada Just Announced Additional Funding for International Aid
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    Canada Just Announced Additional Funding for International Aid

    By Jonah Kanter|March 20, 2019

    Global Citizen calls for action to ensure #SheIsEqual. Read more

  • Article: These 7 Grammy Nominees Are Making the World a Better Place
    Citizenship

    These 7 Grammy Nominees Are Making the World a Better Place

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2019

    The star-studded evening often highlights both artistry and activism. Read more

  • Article: Student-Led Climate Protests Sweeping the Globe Are Coming to the US
    Environment

    Student-Led Climate Protests Sweeping the Globe Are Coming to the US

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 8, 2019

    Young people are tired of waiting for climate action. Read more

  • Article: Exiled Saudi Writer Refuses to Stop Fighting for Women's Rights
    Girls & Women

    Exiled Saudi Writer Refuses to Stop Fighting for Women's Rights

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 29, 2019

    Reem Suleiman plans to advocate for freedom from abroad. Read more