Acerca de Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer

Brandon is the Managing Editor of Global Citizen. He has lived and worked on 4 different continents and travelled to nearly 60 countries. His first job was with Seton Hall University’s School of Diplomacy, and he has been working in international affairs ever since. From academia (he was a professor!) to development work to business to work on radio and television he has always been focused on global issues. He also loves college basketball.

¿Por qué Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer es miembro de Global Citizen?

I am a global citizen because my experiences living, studying and working in various different countries have shown me the connections between us all. I am passionate about global justice, prosperity and citizen empowerment. Being a global citizen is an active choice for individuals to take responsibility for the world. I try to live my life with a focus on bettering the world, our global community and the lives of those around me.

Historias

  1. Artículo: 18 Times Politics Trumped Sport in Olympic Games’ History

    18 Times Politics Trumped Sport in Olympic Games’ History

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer  y  Andrew McMaster|7 de Febrero de 2018

    Politics, Protests, & Bans: The long history of social activism at the Olympic Games. Leer más

  2. Artículo: Activists Have Perfect (and Hilarious) Responses to France’s Burkini Ban

    Activists Have Perfect (and Hilarious) Responses to France’s Burkini Ban

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|25 de Agosto de 2016

    From hilarious to serious, these responses are on point. Leer más

  3. Artículo: Japan Will Use Old Cell Phones to Make 2020 Olympic Medals

    Japan Will Use Old Cell Phones to Make 2020 Olympic Medals

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|24 de Agosto de 2016

    A whole new reason to want to win gold. Leer más

  4. Artículo: Bottled Water to Outsell Soda in the US for the First Time Ever

    Bottled Water to Outsell Soda in the US for the First Time Ever

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|23 de Agosto de 2016

    A health victory, but at what cost? Leer más

  5. Artículo: How Numbers Have Helped 8 Million People Learn How to Read

    How Numbers Have Helped 8 Million People Learn How to Read

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|22 de Agosto de 2016

    This system is revolutionary. Leer más

  6. Artículo: Little Free Pantries Making a Big Difference for Those in Need

    Little Free Pantries Making a Big Difference for Those in Need

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Caterpillar Foundation|22 de Agosto de 2016

    This is how you can help your local community. Leer más

  7. Artículo: Powerful Photos That Have Helped Define the Refugee Crisis

    Powerful Photos That Have Helped Define the Refugee Crisis

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|19 de Agosto de 2016

    These images captured one of the defining humanitarian crises of the last five years. Leer más

  8. Artículo: Tiny Solar Device That Purifies Water Could Have Global Impact

    Este pequeño dispositivo podría proporcionar agua limpia a 663 millones de personas

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer  y  Erica Sanchez|18 de Agosto de 2016

    Es pequeño y funciona con energía solar. Leer más

  9. Artículo: An 85-Year-Old Nun Is the Star of Nike's Latest 'Unlimited' Ad

    An 85-Year-Old Nun Is the Star of Nike's Latest 'Unlimited' Ad

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|17 de Agosto de 2016

    The powerful faces of sports and determination. Leer más

  10. Artículo: 9 Simple Steps for Turning Your Front Yard Into a Farm

    9 Simple Steps for Turning Your Front Yard Into a Farm

    Por Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|17 de Agosto de 2016

    Lawns are costing the world billions; this is how to make them productive. Leer más