#Obituary

  • Article: Winnie Mandela, Firebrand of Anti-Apartheid Movement, Dies at 81

    Winnie Mandela, Firebrand of Anti-Apartheid Movement, Dies at 81

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|April 2, 2018

    A polarizing figure, she is remembered for her radical politics. Read more

  • Article: Linda Brown, Who Helped End School Segregation, Dies at 75

    Linda Brown, Who Helped End School Segregation, Dies at 75

    By Joe McCarthy|March 27, 2018

    Equal access to education remains an elusive goal. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Remembers Friend and Partner Hans Rosling

    Global Citizen Remembers Friend and Partner Hans Rosling

    By Simon Moss|Feb. 7, 2017

    The team at Global Citizen were saddened today to hear of the passing of Hans Rosling. Read more

  • Article: Remembering the "Pure Imagination" of Gene Wilder

    Remembering the "Pure Imagination" of Gene Wilder

    By Meghan Werft|Aug. 30, 2016

    We will always hold your words true, if you “want to change the world, there’s nothing to it." Read more

  • Article: Remembering Prince's innovation and impact on the world

    Remembering Prince's innovation and impact on the world

    By Meghan Werft|April 21, 2016

    How can you just leave me standing / Alone in a world that's so cold? Read more

  • Article: 6 inspiring quotes from "To Kill A Mockingbird" to honor Harper Lee

    6 inspiring quotes from "To Kill A Mockingbird" to honor Harper Lee

    By Kathleen Ebbitt|Feb. 19, 2016

    To commemorate the passing of Harper Lee, take some inspiration from her masterpiece. Read more