#New York City

  • Article: How This Organization Is Supporting New York Communities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    How This Organization Is Supporting New York Communities During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 9, 2020

    United Way of New York City is supporting those disproportionately affected by coronavirus. Read more

  • Article: These 2 NYC Students Fought to Make Period Products Available During the COVID-19 Crisis

    These 2 NYC Students Fought to Make Period Products Available During the COVID-19 Crisis

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 15, 2020

    The city agreed to distribute pads and tampons at 211 meal hubs. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of New York City Students Are Still Waiting on Remote Learning Devices

    Thousands of New York City Students Are Still Waiting on Remote Learning Devices

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 27, 2020

    Schools in New York City have been closed for six weeks. Read more

  • Article: Thousands of New York City Children Do Not Have Technology for Remote Learning

    Thousands of New York City Children Do Not Have Technology for Remote Learning

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 24, 2020

    Around 70% of New York City’s school students are from low-income families. Read more

  • Article: Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    Cars Are a Major Source of Greenhouse Gas Emissions — Some Cities Are Finally Taking Action

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 24, 2020

    Barcelona, London, and Paris are some of the cities taking major strides in getting rid of cars. Read more

  • Article: NYC’s Central Park Will Get Its First Ever Statue Honoring Women

    NYC’s Central Park Will Get Its First Ever Statue Honoring Women

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 22, 2019

    The park has 23 statues of historical men. Read more

  • Feature: 30 of the Best Photos From 2019 Global Citizen Festival

    30 of the Best Photos From 2019 Global Citizen Festival

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 2, 2019

    Let's relive every one of our favorite moments. Read more

  • Article: How New York City Is Leading the Way on Climate Change
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    How New York City Is Leading the Way on Climate Change

    Sept. 10, 2019

    The majority of the world’s population are now living or migrating to urban areas. Read more