#Opinion

  • Article: This Community Garden Is Fighting Food Insecurity in Rural Benin
    AdvocacyFood & Hunger

    This Community Garden Is Fighting Food Insecurity in Rural Benin

    By Natalie Petrulla|June 5, 2019

    The garden is empowering community members one vegetable at a time. Read more

  • Article: I Grew Up as a Muslim in New Zealand. I Want You to Know I Belong.
    OpinionCitizenship

    I Grew Up as a Muslim in New Zealand. I Want You to Know I Belong.

    By Hadeel Salman|April 4, 2019

    There were times, growing up, when I feared for my life. Read more

  • Article: The New Zealand Terror Attack Is an Urgent Reminder There's No Room for Hate in This World
    OpinionCitizenship

    The New Zealand Terror Attack Is an Urgent Reminder There's No Room for Hate in This World

    By Joe McCarthy|March 15, 2019

    Islamophobia is real and it has to stop. Read more

  • Article: How South Africa Taught Me About Real Happiness
    Citizenship

    How South Africa Taught Me About Real Happiness

    Dec. 2, 2018

    The Curtis Scholarship transformed my outlook. Read more

  • Article: How South Africa Inspired Me to Pursue Urban Planning
    Citizenship

    How South Africa Inspired Me to Pursue Urban Planning

    Dec. 2, 2018

    This Curtis Scholar took notes from South Africa on how to improve her own community. Read more

  • Article: Miguel Shows That It’s Sexy to Care About Human Rights
    Citizenship

    Miguel Shows That It’s Sexy to Care About Human Rights

    By Joe McCarthy|April 3, 2018

    Miguel's heritage taught him about intersectional politics. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Has Given Women Opportunities — But Its Human Rights Record Remains Abysmal
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    Saudi Arabia Has Given Women Opportunities — But Its Human Rights Record Remains Abysmal

    By Joe McCarthy|March 23, 2018

    There are still dozens of capital offenses in Saudi Arabia. Read more

  • Article: The Best 'Disloyal Man' Meme Shows Why It's Problematic
    OpinionCitizenship

    The Best 'Disloyal Man' Meme Shows Why It's Problematic

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 24, 2017

    Globally, 35% of women have experienced sexual violence. Read more