Many US citizens haven’t had health care in years. This massive pop-up clinic is trying to change that

November 25, 2016, Newsletter

Global Citizen Stories

Global Citizen Generates $5.93B in India

The 25 commitments made through the festival will affect education, women’s rights, water and sanitation, and much more.Read more. 

Watch This Stunning Coldplay Cover

The highlight of the Global Citizen India Festival might have been this powerful duet. For the crowd of 70,000, this was a sign of India’s rise.Read more. 

All Refugees Welcome, Says This President

Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte has gained a reputation as an unapologetic strongman. His bold offer to refugees caught many by surprise. Read more.

2016 Was Rough. Here Are Things to be Thankful For.

It’s a reasonable impulse to say that 2016 was horrible. But a lot of good things happened this year. Read more. 

Check Out These 5 Artists Transforming Ocean Waste

Millions of tons of plastic end up in the oceans each year. These artists are bringing awareness to this crisis in the most fascinating ways. Read more. 

10 Super Cool Products From Recycled Materials

The amount of plastic consumed is mind-boggling. But what if all plastic was simply recycled into something else? Read more.

Great Stories from Around the Globe
Each week, we’ll find the best stories from around the world to help you be the best Global Citizen you can be.

Final Thoughts
President Barack Obama has been in the White House for nearly 8 years. The New Yorker checks in with him to explore his legacy, especially now that it’s bound to be affected by Donald Trump.

Not One Less
In Argentina, a feminist protest movement against femicide and sexual violence has been building for more than a year. Jacobin has the backstory here.

Health For All
Many US citizens haven’t had health care in years. This massive pop-up clinic is trying to change that, according to The Guardian.

Land of Arguments
If the 2016 US presidential election taught us anything it’s that the country is very divided. Here’s Vox with some tips for how to argue better.

Hang Zero
Surfers from all over the world used to flock to the Pororoca River for mighty waves. Now the waves are gone. The New York Times explains why here.


About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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