#Global Citizens of the UK

  • Article: In Her Own Words: A Forced Marriage Survivor Tells Her Story

    In Her Own Words: A Forced Marriage Survivor Tells Her Story

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 23, 2019

    Jasvinder Sanghera CBE has spent the last 25 years helping survivors just like her. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Activist Who Made ‘Upskirting’ Illegal in England & Wales

    Meet the Activist Who Made ‘Upskirting’ Illegal in England & Wales

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 12, 2019

    We talk to Gina Martin about her viral campaign to change the law, and how activism must be for all. Read more

  • Article: Meet Scarlett Curtis, British Writer & Anti-FGM Activist

    Meet Scarlett Curtis, British Writer & Anti-FGM Activist

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 5, 2019

    The 24-year-old talks to Global Citizen about fighting the patriarchy — and winning. Read more

  • Article: UK’s Rock Against Racism Used Music to Fight Nazis in the 1970s

    UK’s Rock Against Racism Used Music to Fight Nazis in the 1970s

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 18, 2018

    Global Citizen talks to RAR cofounder Roger Huddle about protests, politics, and Stormzy. Read more

  • Article: This London Activist Wants #MeToo to Include Refugee and Migrant Women

    This London Activist Wants #MeToo to Include Refugee and Migrant Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 5, 2018

    This is a landmark year for women. But it has to be all women. Read more

  • Article: Meet the British Woman Helping Grenfell Tower Survivors ‘Make New Memories’ in Cornwall

    Meet the British Woman Helping Grenfell Tower Survivors ‘Make New Memories’ in Cornwall

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 5, 2017

    “The two communities just melded.” Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of the UK Hates Food Waste So Much She Launched an App to End It

    This Global Citizen of the UK Hates Food Waste So Much She Launched an App to End It

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 5, 2017

    Tessa Cook’s dream has sparked a food-sharing revolution. Read more