#US History

  • Article: The Toppling of a Statue in Britain Has Sparked a Global Debate About Monuments of Slave Traders

    The Toppling of a Statue in Britain Has Sparked a Global Debate About Monuments of Slave Traders

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 9, 2020

    Anti-racist protesters in Bristol brought down a statue of slave trader Edward Colston. Read more

  • Article: Why Kanye West Was Called Out by Anti-Slavery Campaigners

    Why Kanye West Was Called Out by Anti-Slavery Campaigners

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 2, 2018

    The rapper's controversial comments have sparked fierce backlash on Twitter. Read more

  • Article: You've Probably Never Seen This Emma Watson Movie (and 4 Other Things to Watch on Netflix)

    You've Probably Never Seen This Emma Watson Movie (and 4 Other Things to Watch on Netflix)

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 10, 2017

    These powerful films and series are perfect for Global Citizens. Read more

  • Article: In 1917 ‘Silent Sentinels’ Protested for the Right to Vote

    In 1917 ‘Silent Sentinels’ Protested for the Right to Vote

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Jan. 10, 2017

    On Jan. 21 100K women will follow suit. Read more

  • Article: 8 breakthrough African American politicians that helped shape the US

    8 breakthrough African American politicians that helped shape the US

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 25, 2016

    Leaders who broke barriers by becoming the “first” of some kind in the political sphere. Read more