Seven Activists Arrested Mourning Children Killed By Drones

By Staff, Wnpj.org -

Seven peace activists walked onto the base at Volk Field today, wearing black veils, carrying limp dolls and posters of children killed by drones, and reading a statement. They were arrested by [...]

Seven Arrested Mourning Children Killed By Drones

By Joy First, Popular Resistance. -

Wisconsin - Seven peace activists walked onto the base at Volk Field today, wearing black veils, carrying limp dolls and posters of children killed by drones, and reading a statement.  They were [...]

Israel Has Arrested Over 50 Thousand Children Since 1967

By Staff, Israelpalestinenews.org -

Israel has arrested more than 50,000 Palestinian children since it began its occupation of the West Bank more than 50 years ago, new research has revealed. According to data released by the [...]

No Escape from Guantánamo: Former Child Prisoner Boycotts Broken Review Process, Calls It “Hopeless”

By Staff, Andyworthington.co.uk -

It’s now nearly ten years since a high-level government review process established by President Obama — the Guantánamo Review Task Force — issued its recommendations about what to do with the [...]

Gazans Honor 78 Children Killed At The Fence

By Staff, Mondoweiss.net -

Israeli forces attacked non-violent protesters in different parts of the Gaza Strip on Friday, killing one Palestinian and wounding 57, including 18 who were shot with live ammunition. The [...]

US Bombs In Yemen Are Costing An Entire Generation Their Future

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpress News. -

Sadaa, Northern Yemen - Third-grader Farah Abbas al-Halimi didn’t get the UNICEF backpack or textbook she was hoping for this year. Instead, she was given an advanced U.S bomb delivered on an [...]

Democrats Oppose Child Detention On The Border– And Jewish Activists Call For The Same Stance On Palestine

By Michael Arria, Mondoweiss.net -

Massachusetts Rep. Stephen Lynch recently held a town hall meeting where he criticized the conditions along the southern border and talked about his tour of ICE and border patrol facilities in El [...]

‘Trump Is Literally Deporting Kids With Cancer’

By Clark Mindock, Independent.co.uk -

US immigration services have informed families struggling with HIV, cancer, cerebral palsy and other conditions they must leave in 33 days The Trump administration has ended a policy that allows [...]

What It’s Like To Grow Up Hunted

By Josue De Luna Navarro, Otherwords.org -

When I was just 10, I already knew what it was like to plan for a future without my parents. It was a quiet Sunday night when my dad told me to hide in a closet — and stay there until he said to [...]

The US Is Quietly Opening Shelters For Babies And Young Kids. One Has 12 Children And No Mothers

By Aura Bogado, Revealnews.org -

The federal government is quietly expanding its use of shelters to house infants, toddlers and other young asylum-seekers. One Phoenix facility housed 12 children ages 5 and under, Reveal has [...]

Half A Million American Minors Now Live In Mexico

By Claudia Masferrer, Theconversation.com -

While much of the current news has been focused on Central American migrants making their way through Mexico to the U.S., little attention has been paid to a different migration story: the number [...]

People Want To Donate Diapers And Toys To Children At Border Patrol Facilities In Texas. They’re Being Turned Away.

By Alex Samuels, Texastribune.org -

On Sunday, Austin Savage and five of his friends huddled into an SUV and went to an El Paso Target, loading up on diapers, wipes, soaps and toys. About $340 later, the group headed to a Border [...]

Chicago Police Have Serious Problem With Pointing Guns At Children

By Ruth Milka, Nation of Change. -

A family in Illinois has filed a lawsuit claiming that Chicago police officers used excessive force against an 8-year-old child during a raid on their home. Chicago police arrived at the [...]

95-Year Old Woman Veteran On Hunger Strike

By Ann Wright, Op Ed News. -

Sally Alice Thompson is 95 years old and she is on a hunger strike for the children, children who are victims of the U.S. government's sanctions and war mongering on the countries where they live [...]

95-Year-Old Woman Veteran On A Hunger Strike For Children Of Yemen, Syria, Iran, North Korea, Cuba, Venezuela As Victims

Sally Alice Thompson is 95 years old and she is on a hunger strike for the children, children who are victims of the U.S. government's sanctions and war mongering on the countries where they live [...]