#Discrimination

  • Article: A Nepalese Mother and Her 2 Children Suffocated in a 'Menstrual Hut'
    Water & Sanitation

    A Nepalese Mother and Her 2 Children Suffocated in a 'Menstrual Hut'

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 10, 2019

    The practice of chhaupadi is illegal, but remains widespread in rural areas. Read more

  • Article: Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Why Global Citizen Is Campaigning to Reduce Inequality for 1 Billion People Living with Disabilities

    Dec. 3, 2018|Coty

    Approximately 1 billion people in the world live with a disability. Read more

  • Article: What Is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities?
    Citizenship

    What Is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities?

    By Sophie Maes|Dec. 3, 2018|Coty

    People with disabilities experience higher rates of poverty around the world. Read more

  • Feature: Why America's Largest Agricultural State Is Also Its Hungriest
    FeatureFood & Hunger

    Why America's Largest Agricultural State Is Also Its Hungriest

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 21, 2018

    4.9 million people in the state that feeds the US and the world are going hungry. Read more

  • Article: Tanzanian Government Distances Itself From Calls for LGBTQ Crackdown
    Citizenship

    Tanzanian Government Distances Itself From Calls for LGBTQ Crackdown

    Nov. 5, 2018|Voice of America

    Last week, a public official asked people to send him the names of anyone "suspected of being gay." Read more

  • Article: 13 Powerful Photos of Resilience and Activism From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Powerful Photos of Resilience and Activism From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 2, 2018

    See how communities stand together in the face of violence and discrimination. Read more

  • Article: An Unprecedented Gender Equality Map Just Launched in Melbourne
    Girls & Women

    An Unprecedented Gender Equality Map Just Launched in Melbourne

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 31, 2018

    All Victorians are affected by gender inequality or discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Muslims Raised $125K for the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims
    Citizenship

    Muslims Raised $125K for the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 29, 2018

    In less than 24 hours, Muslim groups united to cover funeral expenses and medical bills. Read more