Manitos Children’s Fund To Support Venezuelan Children Despite Sanctions

By Manitos Children's Fund. -

Manitos Children’s Fund grows out of the decades old Latin America solidarity movement which has worked to change US policies toward Latin America for over 60 years. Because of our history we are [...]

Number Of Homeless Students In The US Surges 15%, Now Topping 1.5 Million

By the National Center for Homeless Education. -

The number of homeless students enrolled in public school districts and reported by state educational agencies (SEAs) during school year (SY) 2017-18 was 1,508,265. This number does not reflect [...]

The IDF Spokesman Announces: Continue To Shoot Palestinian Children

By Gideon Levy, Haaretz.com -

February 15, 2020 "Information Clearing House" -  Israeli soldiers shoot children. Sometimes they wound them and sometimes they kill them. Sometimes the children wind up brain dead, sometimes [...]

Palestinian Child Prisoner Reveals Horrible Details About His Detention

By Palestine Chronicle. -

A Palestinian child prisoner revealed horrible details about his detention to the Committee of Prisoners. 17-year-old Ishaq Abu Hitteh from Hebron (Al-Khalil) was arrested near the Ibrahimi [...]

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 [...]