Source: The Guardian
Thousands of protestors in Brazil and across the globe are protesting the Brazilian president’s environmental policies, which they save have increased the number of fires in the Amazon rainforest.
Source: Great Big Story
Greta Thunberg has inspired young people worldwide to take action for a better future. Watch the video to learn more about how she is impacting the world in her fight against climate change.
Thousands of citizens living in poverty are left homeless after a fire burns hundreds of shanties in Bangladesh.
Source: Washington Post
An eleven-year-old sees an opportunity to inspire to acts of
kindness following the recent El Paso shooting.
Protests in Hong Kong continue into the 11th
straight week. Read the latest on their development.
Hong Kong is a region that operates independently from mainland China. In recent weeks, its citiizens have been protesting a bill that would allow extradition from the region to China. As response from police has become more severe, so have protestors’ demands.
Source: AP News
has debuted the nation’s first-ever children’s series featuring indigenous
leads. Finally, Alaskan natives are able to see themselves through the
character “Molly of Denali.”
Source: WTOP News
Watch a video of a tribute celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The Washington Monument transforms into a movie screen depicting various stages of the mission.
Source: The New York Times
How can large earthquakes set off many smaller ones? Read on to learn more about the aftereffects of earthquakes.
The first transcontinental railroad transformed America and came to symbolize a new spirit of unity and cooperation. Yet for decades after its completion, the Chinese workers who made the railroad’s construction possible were overlooked. Recently, steps have been taken to remedy this historical injustice.