by Alan Pyke Feb 25, 2016
When schools let out, tens of millions of low-income children lose a key source of food. Fixing it would cost next to nothing -- especially compared to federal programs to boost farmers' incomes.
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 19, 2016
He was sentenced for four counts of murder and eight counts of attempted murder carried out at the age of one.
by Beenish Ahmed Feb 17, 2016
Thousands of children have made their way to the Kenyan coast to escape abuse or neglect. Once there, however, they’ve found little respite after being forced by circumstance into sex work.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Feb 6, 2016
In spite of the increasing dangers, the U.S. has yet to halt deportations back to Central America.
by Beenish Ahmed Jan 31, 2016
A witness watched the carnage unfold from the refuge of a nearby tree.
by Jessica Goldstein Jan 28, 2016
Mattel is, literally, messing with the mold that made Barbie iconic in the first place.
by Beenish Ahmed Jan 5, 2016
ISIS has integrated child soldiers into its broader mission of creating a functioning society based on its abhorrent ideological underpinnings.
by Beenish Ahmed Oct 29, 2015
As Feng Wang of the Brookings Institution put it, “The era of uninterrupted supplies of young, cheap Chinese labor is over.”
by Marlene Cimons -- Guest Contributor Oct 26, 2015
"Healthy children need a healthy climate," said Dr. Samantha Ahdoot, said the report’s lead author. "Climate change threatens the health, safety, and security of all children."
by Alan Pyke Sep 29, 2015
Children are in for a shrinking slice of the American pie unless lawmakers reverse course.