• Empowerment Project Accomplished

    By Narina Jones On August 17th, the Kickstarter-funded documentary film, The Empowerment Project, about “ordinary women doing extraordinary things” had it’s Oakland debut-screening at The New Parkway Theater. The screening was hosted by Camp Reel Stories, a non-profit organization that teaches young girls ages 13 – 18 to learn how to make movies during a one-week media camp.  Luckily, the [...]

    Empowerment Project Accomplished
  • LIVING OFF TIPS

    Low wage tipped workers in restaurants are predominantly women, and women of color, making an average of $2.50 an hour as tipped workers. GlobalGirl Media Chicago tells the story of Aisha Thurman and her two daughters, who are “living off tips,” in Detroit, Michigan, dealing with sexual harassment, job insecurity, for $2.65 an hour. The federal minimum wage for tipped [...]

  • NBC4AWARDS LUNCH

    GlobalGirl Alejandra and Rebecca cover the NBC4 Girl Empowerment “Forgiving for Living” Awards Event at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, held in April, 2014.  

  • MOROCCO MIGRANTS

    On March 20. 2014, in Rabat, Morocco, the partners of the Tamkine-Migrants Project held a séminar on The Social Integration of migrants in Morocco. The seminar was attended by Abdelfettah Sahibi, the Secreatary General in charge of Moroccan Residents Abroad and Migration Affairs, as well as Rupert Joy, the Ambassador of the European Union in Morocco. More than 100 participants exchanged [...]

  • AKHONA’S STORY

    Profile of a global girl in South Africa, who tells the story of how her family and community grew to accept her as a lesbian.  

  • Leadership With Me

    July 17, 2014 By: Jeanette Moreno The feeling I get when I step out into the field and call the battalion to attention is indescribable. which is why I feel my passion lies in JROTC. I became part of the program my freshman year of high school and am still part of it to this day. What attracted me to [...]

    Leadership With Me
  • The Feminine in Politics: This Woman is On Fire

    July 10, 2014 By: Rebecca Ruvalcaba The girl on fire may be popularly known as Jennifer Lawrence from her role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games franchise. Another chica en fuego may be known by her empowering song and hit single “Girl on Fire,” the liberating Alicia Keys, my friends. All of my peers have always talked about celebrities being the girls on fire, [...]

  • What is YOUR Passion?

      July 15, 2014. GlobalGirls in Los Angeles talked about their passions.  

  • GGM Chicago Chronicles: Alondra Garcia

    July 16, 2014 by Alondra Garcia Global Girl Media reporter Alondra Garcia talks about who she is and her inspirations in life.

  • GGM Chicago Chronicles: Aimee Rodriguez

    July 15, 2014 by Aimee Rodriguez Global Girl Media reporter Aimee Rodriguez shares her life reflected through her family.

Top News

GGM Chicago Reflects On Violence

GGM Chicago Reflects On Violence

Chicago is one of the most violent cities in the U.S. Over the past weekend at least 40 people were shot and 4 were killed. Tragically this is a common headline in the city... Read more.


Womens Rights/Human Rights

MOROCCO MIGRANTS

On March 20. 2014, in Rabat, Morocco, the partners of the Tamkine-Migrants Project held a séminar on The Social Integration of migrants in Morocco. The seminar was attended... Read more.


Health & Environment

GGM Chicago Reflects On Violence

GGM Chicago Reflects On Violence

Chicago is one of the most violent cities in the U.S. Over the past weekend at least 40 people were shot and 4 were killed. Tragically this is a common headline in the city... Read more.


Politics & Society

GGM Chicago Reflects On Violence

GGM Chicago Reflects On Violence

Chicago is one of the most violent cities in the U.S. Over the past weekend at least 40 people were shot and 4 were killed. Tragically this is a common headline in the city... Read more.


Arts & Culture

GGM Chicago Chronicles: Jada Dalton

July 22, 2014 By Jada Dalton Jada Dalton answers a question: What does it mean to be a girl where you live? ... Read more.