#Press

  • Article: John Legend to Help Honor Activists at the Global Citizen Prize Show in December

    John Legend to Help Honor Activists at the Global Citizen Prize Show in December

    Oct. 31, 2019

    The program, which will give awards in five categories, to be televised in the US, the UK. Read more

  • Article: Justin Trudeau Says Attacks on Press Undermine Democracy

    Justin Trudeau Says Attacks on Press Undermine Democracy

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 12, 2018

    “The very capacity for a citizen to engage with truth is under attack” Read more

  • Article: This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 28, 2017

    At least 105 peaceful protesters have been given lengthy prison sentences in Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2017

    “The rate at which democracies are approaching the tipping point is alarming.” Read more

  • Article: One More Sign That Journalism Is Under Attack All Around the World

    One More Sign That Journalism Is Under Attack All Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 23, 2017

    US President Donald Trump has made it a goal to delegitimize the media. Read more

  • Article: Crackdowns on Press in China, Turkey, Iran Send Chilling Message

    Crackdowns on Press in China, Turkey, Iran Send Chilling Message

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2016

    Journalists face more risk; citizens have less access to information. Read more

  • Article: Let's Beat Extreme Poverty

    Let's Beat Extreme Poverty

    July 23, 2015

    Three organizations are coming together to make this a reality! Read more

  • Article: Behind the Scenes of the 2015 Global Citizen Festival launch party

    Behind the Scenes of the 2015 Global Citizen Festival launch party

    By Joe McCarthy|July 9, 2015

    Today is about the music and the actions but last night was all about the Global Goals-and some fun. Read more