GGM CHICAGO

In the summer of 2014 GlobalGirl Media (GGM) Chicago trained and mentored 35 diverse teenaged girls in an intensive seven week program, the largest GGM summer training thus far! The final culmination of the summer training produced five stories for the “webisode” series, “Justice and Liberty for All”, civically engaging youth through issues that concern them. Story topics include: economic disparities for LGBTQ and homeless teens, beauty and cultural stereotypes inhibiting individual and social potential, the real lives of undocumented students and families, and sexual assault on college campuses. Read more…

  • TEEN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS: TWO DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES

    #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters spoke to multiple #teens in the Fall of 2014 about teen #abusive #relationships. In this video we take a look at teen #abuse from two different perspectives, one of an abuse #victim and one of an outsider.  

  • “THE HOMESTRETCH” SCREENING

    Recently #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago attended the #screening of a #documentary called “The Homestretch”, following three #homeless #teens in Chicago.

  • YOUTH EMPOWERMENT PERFORMANCE PROJECT

    During the #screening of the #documentary, “The Homestretch”, #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters talked to members of the #youth #empowerment #performance #project also known as #YEPP. The program helps empower members of the #LGBT community through art. We asked them how art inspires them and helps with the stress of everyday life.

  • GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO WITH MAYOR RAHM EMANUEL

    GlobalGirl Media sat down with current #Mayor of #Chicago #Rahm #Emanuel and asked him questions about #womens #rights and his visions for the city of Chicago during the 2015 #Mayoral #election.

  • GGM CHICAGO WITH COMMISSIONER JESUS “CHUY” GARCIA

    In January #GlobalGirl Media sat down with #Commissioner #Jesus #Chuy #Garcia and asked him questions about #gender #equality and other important #issues that were brought up during the 2015 #Mayoral #election.

  • GGM CHICAGO #VOTE4U CAMPAIGN VIDEO TWO

    Here is the second half of our #VOTE4U Campaign Video, where our GGM #Chicago reporters got together before the #Mayoral #election on February 24th and talked about the issues that were most important to them.

  • GGM CHICAGO #VOTE4U CAMPAIGN VIDEO ONE

    GlobalGirl Media (GGM) #Chicago reporters got together before the #Mayoral #election scheduled for February 24th, and identified the issues that were most important to them. Here is their “call to action”!

TOP NEWS

JUSTICE AND LIBERTY FOR ALL: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO STUDENT VICTIM OF RAPE CULTURE

JUSTICE AND LIBERTY FOR ALL: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO STUDENT VICTIM OF RAPE CULTURE

Published on Dec 10, 2014 #College campuses reported nearly 5,000 #forcible #sex offenses in 2012, putting #college #women at a higher risk for sexual #assault than their... Read more.

Womens Rights/Human Rights

TEEN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS: TWO DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES

TEEN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS: TWO DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES

#GlobalGirl Media #Chicago reporters spoke to multiple #teens in the Fall of 2014 about teen #abusive #relationships. In this video we take a look at teen #abuse from two... Read more.

Health & Environment

Boys Overlooked When it Comes to Dating Violence

Boys Overlooked When it Comes to Dating Violence

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA Originally Published on The Mash FEBRUARY 3, 2015 GLOBALGIRL MEDIA Boys overlooked when it comes to dating violence (Getty images) By Emma Cullnan,... Read more.

Politics & Society

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO WITH MAYOR RAHM EMANUEL

GLOBALGIRL MEDIA CHICAGO WITH MAYOR RAHM EMANUEL

GlobalGirl Media sat down with current #Mayor of #Chicago #Rahm #Emanuel and asked him questions about #womens #rights and his visions for the city of Chicago during the 2015... Read more.

Arts & Culture

“THE HOMESTRETCH” SCREENING

“THE HOMESTRETCH” SCREENING

Recently #GlobalGirl Media #Chicago attended the #screening of a #documentary called “The Homestretch”, following three #homeless #teens in Chicago. ... Read more.