by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 9, 2014
Fast food companies have perfected the art of appealing to kids.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on May 28, 2014
In a two-year span, at least 101 unaccompanied children who crossed the border by themselves had reported abuse allegations by staff members in federal shelters.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on May 23, 2014
An anti-obesity campaign from the New York City Department of Education is sending 850,000 “Fitnessgram” letters home to parents with their schoolchildren’s BMI.
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by Igor Volsky Posted on February 10, 2014
Even the CEO's loudest critics recognize that he wasn't entirely in the wrong.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 5, 2014 Updated: February 6, 2014
It's difficult for young victims to tell their stories in a way that will be credible to outside audiences.
by Bryce Covert Posted on January 13, 2014
The lapse in unemployment benefits could have severe consequences for millions of children.
by Aviva Shen Posted on January 8, 2014 Updated: January 8, 2014
Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) is forcing a choice between extending a lifeline for unemployed Americans and taking one away from the children of undocumented immigrants.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 19, 2013 Updated: December 19, 2013
Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA) told party activists that kids receiving free breakfast and lunch should either be asked to pay for part of their meals or earn them by sweeping the floor.
by Carimah Townes Posted on December 17, 2013 Updated: December 17, 2013
Death, displacement, disease, and hunger are affecting 2.3 million children in Central African Republic.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on December 5, 2013 Updated: December 5, 2013
Activists between the ages of three to 21 were threatened with arrest by Capitol police officers for singing to House Republicans to pass immigration reform.