#Democracy

  • Article: Ireland’s President on Hozier’s ‘Cry Power’ Podcast: ‘All Violences Must Be Recognised’

    Ireland’s President on Hozier’s ‘Cry Power’ Podcast: ‘All Violences Must Be Recognised’

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 25, 2020

    Listen to Hozier and Michael D. Higgins deconstruct poverty, democracy, and empathy. Read more

  • Article: Growing Inequality Threatens Global Stability, UN Warns

    Growing Inequality Threatens Global Stability, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 19, 2020

    Lawmakers can reduce inequality with redistributive policies. Read more

  • Article: Greta Thunberg's Last Climate Message Before Sailing Home: Vote

    Greta Thunberg's Last Climate Message Before Sailing Home: Vote

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 14, 2019

    It will likely take the 16-year-old climate activist three weeks to get back to Europe. Read more

  • Article: 14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    14 Stunning Photos of Democracy and Faith From Around the World This Week

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|May 24, 2019

    From Malawi to India, people cast their votes in elections this week. Read more

  • Article: South Africa’s Elections Are Here. Here’s How Your Voice Can Help Make Change Happen.
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    South Africa’s Elections Are Here. Here’s How Your Voice Can Help Make Change Happen.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 8, 2019

    The ballot remains one of the most powerful ways to effect change. Read more

  • Article: Millions of Indian Women and Homeless People May Be Ineligible to Vote

    Millions of Indian Women and Homeless People May Be Ineligible to Vote

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 27, 2019

    As many as 21 million women are not on voter lists. Read more

  • Article: These Beautiful Posters Are Helping Make Sure Young South Africans' Voices Are Heard

    These Beautiful Posters Are Helping Make Sure Young South Africans' Voices Are Heard

    By Mbali Kgame|Feb. 18, 2019

    Global Citizen met with the photographer behind them to talk elections, the future, and art. Read more

  • Article: 7 Charts That Show the World Is Actually Becoming a Better Place

    7 Charts That Show the World Is Actually Becoming a Better Place

    Jan. 8, 2019

    It's not all bad news. Read more