#New York City

  • 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

  • Article: These Vending Machines Offer Free Books to Children in New York City

    These Vending Machines Offer Free Books to Children in New York City

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 5, 2019

    The machines provide age-appropriate books in neighborhoods where resources are limited. Read more

  • Article: How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    How One Man in Harlem Is Changing Lives, One Seed at a Time

    By Sushmita Roy|July 31, 2019

    Approximately 35% of Central Harlem’s population under 18 lives in poverty. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ Students Fought for More Gender Equality in NYC Schools — and Won

    LGBTQ Students Fought for More Gender Equality in NYC Schools — and Won

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 9, 2019

    Youth advocates demanded more Title IX staff to support girls, students of color, and LGBTQ youth. Read more