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Discriminating LGBTQ+ Kids is Cool Now?

Disclaimer: I will probably meander off the path of my real intentions in this post. I will likely paint with extremely broad, venomous strokes. Apologies in advance for any language. 1,564 more words

Politics

Child’s evidence – Part 2: contact and domestic violence

Child welfare, contact – and a practice direction

In Re S (a Child) EWCA Civ 44 (as explained in Part 1 of this series) the Court of Appeal allowed one ground only of a mother’s (M) appeal. 3,439 more words

Children's Rights

Thinking about Families' Voices in the Classroom

On a cold evening in January, in the cozy Teacher Education Room of Boulder Journey School, educators from Boulder and Denver gathered for an evening of discussion, centered around how we support families in participating as active protagonists in the classroom community. 493 more words

Family Partnership

How high street clothes were made by children in Myanmar for 13p an hour

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/feb/05/child-labour-myanmar-high-street-brands

Author: Gethin Chamberlain

Published: 5 February 2017

Children of 14 were working a six-day week

Children as young as 14 have been employed to make clothes for some of the most popular names on the UK high street, according to a new report. 1,334 more words

Human Rights

Child’s evidence - Part 1: before and after EU withdrawal

Court of Appeal and hearing the child – or not…

In Re S (a Child) EWCA Civ 44, through a fog of imprecise chronology and unavailable evidence (or was it uncalled, in the case of the child?), the Court of Appeal were able to allow one ground only of a mother’s (M) appeal. 2,766 more words

Children's Rights

Tech is way to fight trafficking - U.S. actor-investor Kutcher

Author: Sebastien Malo

Publication Date: 15 February 2017

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hollywood actor and tech investor Ashton Kutcher urged U.S. legislators on Wednesday to drum up government support for the development of new technology to fight online sex trafficking. 796 more words

Governance

Are gay rights and children's rights compatible?

Here are a couple of articles from The Federalist which made me think that gay rights are not compatible with children’s rights.

Here is the first article… 1,112 more words

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