#Global Citizen Festival 2017

  • Article: How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place
    Citizenship

    How Pharrell Williams Is Fighting for the Future and Making the World a Better Place

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 30, 2018

    “You should know that happiness is your birthright.” Read more

  • Article: Literally Everything You Need to Know About Attending the 2018 Global Citizen Festival
    Citizenship

    Literally Everything You Need to Know About Attending the 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 21, 2018

    All your questions, answered. Read more

  • Article: 7 Times Music Sparked Change in Central Park
    Citizenship

    7 Times Music Sparked Change in Central Park

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 21, 2018

    And it’s all culminating Sept. 29. Read more

  • Article: 9 Times Musicians and Leaders Spoke Out for Change at the Global Citizen Festival
    Citizenship

    9 Times Musicians and Leaders Spoke Out for Change at the Global Citizen Festival

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 26, 2017

    “Tonight, I’m taking a knee for America. But not just one knee. I’m taking both knees.” Read more

  • Video: Andra Day Performed a Chilling Rendition of 'Strange Fruit' at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival
    Citizenship

    Andra Day Performed a Chilling Rendition of 'Strange Fruit' at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 25, 2017

    Originally by Billie Holiday, the song was a protest against lynching and racism in America. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Week Overcomes Apathy and Isolationism to Take On Poverty
    ImpactCitizenship

    Global Citizen Week Overcomes Apathy and Isolationism to Take On Poverty

    By Katie Dallas|Sept. 24, 2017

    1.6M actions by Global Citizens lead to commitments worth $3.2B, set to affect the lives of 221M Read more

  • Article: Whoopi Goldberg Spoke Powerfully About HIV/AIDS at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival
    Health

    Whoopi Goldberg Spoke Powerfully About HIV/AIDS at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 24, 2017

    "I'm not going to take the BS anymore." Read more

  • Article: Johnson & Johnson Announces 'Large-Scale Efficacy Testing of the HIV Vaccine in Humans' at Global Citizen Festival
    Health

    Johnson & Johnson Announces 'Large-Scale Efficacy Testing of the HIV Vaccine in Humans' at Global Citizen Festival

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 24, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    “You have my promise that all of us at Johnson & Johnson will not rest until we defeat HIV.” Read more