About Jerica Deck

Jerica Deck is an editorial intern at Global Citizen. She studied journalism and communications at Hampton University. Jerica can almost always be found in a library. When she’s not reading, she’s crafting a spoken word piece or lip syncing to Solange’s album. Jerica is a feminist, foodie, and a Netflix fanatic. She’s passionate about fighting inequality and advocates for human rights.

Historias

  1. Artículo: Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    Poorer People Pay More for Clean Water, Report Finds

    Por Jerica Deck  y  Sushmita Roy|22 de Marzo de 2019

    More than 2.1 billion people around the world lack access to clean water. Leer más

  2. Artículo: These Are the 10 Happiest Countries in the World

    Estos son los 10 países más felices del mundo

    Por Erica Sanchez  y  Jerica Deck|20 de Marzo de 2019

    Los países menos felices tienen mayores tasas de pobreza. Leer más

  3. Artículo: This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment

    This New Coalition Is Using Millions of Dollars to Fight Sexual Harassment

    Por Jerica Deck|15 de Marzo de 2019

    Less than 2% of foundation funds in the US are allocated toward curbing gender-based violence. Leer más

  4. Artículo: Zimbabwe Doctors Are on Strike Over Severe Lack of Medical Supplies

    Zimbabwe Doctors Are on Strike Over Severe Lack of Medical Supplies

    Por Jerica Deck|15 de Marzo de 2019

    “I am just seeing patients, make a diagnosis and send them away to die.” Leer más

  5. Artículo: The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says

    La primera persona en Marte "probablemente" será una mujer, dijo el jefe de la NASA

    Por Erica Sanchez  y  Jerica Deck|13 de Marzo de 2019

    El STEM es un área dominada por hombres. Leer más

  6. Artículo: NYC Will Add 4 Statues of Trailblazing Women to Help Close a Little-Known Gender Gap

    NYC Will Add 4 Statues of Trailblazing Women to Help Close a Little-Known Gender Gap

    Por Jerica Deck|8 de Marzo de 2019

    There are currently only five statues of historic women in New York City. Leer más

  7. Artículo: New Report Shows Staggering Funding Disparity Between White and Non-White US Schools

    New Report Shows Staggering Funding Disparity Between White and Non-White US Schools

    Por Jerica Deck|28 de Febrero de 2019

    Predominantly white school districts are receiving $23 billion a year more than non-white districts. Leer más

  8. Artículo: UN Raises $2.6 Billion for Yemen Crisis — But Needs Billions More

    UN Raises $2.6 Billion for Yemen Crisis — But Needs Billions More

    Por Jerica Deck|27 de Febrero de 2019

    About 80,000 children under the age of 5 have died of starvation. Leer más

  9. Artículo: Serena Williams Narrated This Powerful Ad During the Oscars and It Hit Everyone in the Feelings

    Serena Williams Narrated This Powerful Ad During the Oscars and It Hit Everyone in the Feelings

    Por Jerica Deck|25 de Febrero de 2019

    “So if they want to call you crazy, fine. Show them what crazy can do.” Leer más

  10. Artículo: 10 Trailblazers Past and Present to Celebrate This Black History Month

    10 Trailblazers Past and Present to Celebrate This Black History Month

    Por Jerica Deck|22 de Febrero de 2019

    From leaders of the Civil Rights Movement to today's history makers, you should know these names. Leer más