#Children's Rights

  • Article: About 700 Migrant Children Have Not Been Reunited With Their Parents After Deadline
    Citizenship

    About 700 Migrant Children Have Not Been Reunited With Their Parents After Deadline

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 27, 2018

    More than half of these children have parents who were likely deported without them. Read more

  • Article: Malala Calls Trump's Family Separation Policy 'Cruel' and 'Inhumane'
    Citizenship

    Malala Calls Trump's Family Separation Policy 'Cruel' and 'Inhumane'

    By Daniele Selby|July 12, 2018

    The Nobel Prize winner criticized the policy during a visit to Rio de Janeiro. Read more

  • Article: The US Has Missed Its First Deadline to Reunite Separated Families
    Citizenship

    The US Has Missed Its First Deadline to Reunite Separated Families

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|July 11, 2018

    Some toddlers have been separated from their parents for so long, they barely recognize them. Read more

  • Article: Finland's Justice Minister Is Calling for a Child Marriage Ban
    Girls & Women

    Finland's Justice Minister Is Calling for a Child Marriage Ban

    By Daniele Selby|July 5, 2018

    The minimum marriage age in Finland is 18, but special exceptions can be — and are — made. Read more

  • Article: 41-Year-Old Man Fined Just $450 Over Marriage to 11-Year-Old Girl
    Girls & Women

    41-Year-Old Man Fined Just $450 Over Marriage to 11-Year-Old Girl

    By Daniele Selby|July 2, 2018

    Under Malaysian civil law, the marriage is still unrecognized, but is valid under Islamic law. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Women Arrested on Capitol Hill During Peaceful Immigration Protest
    Citizenship

    Hundreds of Women Arrested on Capitol Hill During Peaceful Immigration Protest

    By Daniele Selby|June 29, 2018

    Thousands of people marched on Capitol Hill on Thursday, calling for ICE to be abolished. Read more

  • Feature: This American Girl Was Forced to Marry a Stranger in a Religious 'Cult' at Age 15
    FeatureGirls & Women

    This American Girl Was Forced to Marry a Stranger in a Religious 'Cult' at Age 15

    By Daniele Selby|June 28, 2018

    “This happens across all kinds of religions and backgrounds here in the US.” Read more

  • Article: More Children Are Being Killed or Maimed in Conflicts Than Ever Before: UN
    Citizenship

    More Children Are Being Killed or Maimed in Conflicts Than Ever Before: UN

    By Joanna Prisco|June 28, 2018

    The suffering occurred worldwide. Read more