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by Peanut Alvarez-Mena Sat., Sep. 26, 2015 12:00 PM PDT
Some of Hollywood's biggest stars will be flying cross-country this weekend to make their marks for global change. The fourth annual Global Citizens Festival will take place Saturday on the Great Lawn of New York City's Central Park to spread awareness of the United Nation's mission to fight inequality, end extreme poverty by 2030, and address climate change. And you can keep up with all the excitement right here! The music festival will be livestreamed by TISNEWSBC in the video above starting at 3 p.m. ET / 12 p.m. PT.
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The festival will headline some of today's hottest performers including Pearl Jam, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay and the queen herself Beyoncé.
The singer has said she is, "honored to be a part of the Global Citizen Festival." Her "Chime for Change" campaign has partnered with the festival this year to help empower women and fight female inequality across borders. "This year is especially rewarding as we all join focuses" says the pop idol, "and utilize our talents for one goal: to end extreme poverty globally."
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Watch TISNEWSBC's livestream of the festival starting at 3 p.m. ET / 12 p.m. PT.
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