#United States

  • Article: Countries That Contributed to Slavery Must Be Held Accountable: UN Human Rights Chief

    Countries That Contributed to Slavery Must Be Held Accountable: UN Human Rights Chief

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 22, 2020

    This includes formal apologies, truth-telling processes, and reparations. Read more

  • Article: How No Kid Hungry Is Fighting Childhood Hunger in the US During COVID-19 and Beyond

    How No Kid Hungry Is Fighting Childhood Hunger in the US During COVID-19 and Beyond

    By Joe McCarthy|June 15, 2020

    “Our mission is uniquely singular: end childhood hunger in America.” Read more

  • Article: US Rolls Back Major Climate Policy, Weakening Auto Emissions Standards

    US Rolls Back Major Climate Policy, Weakening Auto Emissions Standards

    By Catherine Caruso|April 2, 2020

    The rollback could increase carbon emissions by 1 billion tons. Read more

  • Article: 'Shopping Angels' Are Delivering Food to High-Risk People in the US During Coronavirus

    'Shopping Angels' Are Delivering Food to High-Risk People in the US During Coronavirus

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 18, 2020

    Coronavirus is bringing communities together around the world. Read more

  • Article: Lack of Paid Sick Leave and Health Care Will 'Leave Millions' Vulnerable to Coronavirus in the US

    Lack of Paid Sick Leave and Health Care Will 'Leave Millions' Vulnerable to Coronavirus in the US

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 10, 2020

    Low-wage workers are especially likely not to have paid sick leave. Read more

  • Article: 8 Super Bowl 2020 Commercials Every Global Citizen Should Watch

    8 Super Bowl 2020 Commercials Every Global Citizen Should Watch

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 30, 2020

    These ads showcase messages of social good and equality. Read more

  • Article: Majority of US States Want to Accept More Refugees

    Majority of US States Want to Accept More Refugees

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 2, 2020

    There are nearly 30 million refugees worldwide — the most ever recorded. Read more

  • Article: Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    Millions in the United States' Most Vulnerable Communities Lack Access to Water and Sanitation

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 21, 2019

    Race and poverty often determine access to clean water or a flush toilet, according to a new report. Read more