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Petition : Against Child Slavery
Society & Culture  (tags: Child slavery, children, petition, Child Labor, Human Rights, kids rights )

- 223 days ago -
Do you think slavery is a myth, a historical concept to be Googled and read about on Wikipedia? You may actually be shocked at the search results. - ........Please sign....Thank you !
At Least 160 Children Died Digging Tunnels for Hamas
Society & Culture  (tags: Child labor, Gaza, tunnels )

- 484 days ago -
The paper, titled "Gaza's Tunnel Phenomenon...." says that little had been done to stop the phenomenon of child labor during the digging the tunnels by Hamas in Gaza. "At least 160 children have been killed in the tunnels, according to Hamas officials"
Stop Child Labor Law in Bolivia!
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, child labor, bolivia )

- 485 days ago -
The Congress of Bolivia recently passed an outrageous Bill that will allow children as young as 10-years-old to work if approved by their President, Evo Morales!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Hershey's Chocolate Company Stop Using Child Labor!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, safety, child labor, Child Labor, rights, education, crime, activists, ethics, politics )

- 620 days ago -
70% of the worlds cocoa is farmed by children. In 2002 (11 years ago) Hershey's said that they would stop using child labor in 2012. But when it was 2012, they said they'd stop in 2020. We can't wait that long!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Child Farmworkers From Hazardous Working Conditions
Society & Culture  (tags: children, law, culture, ethics, children, society, child labor, safety, world, politics, americans )

- 694 days ago -
Right now, as many as 500,000 children are employed in U.S. fields, and there are no set limits on how many hours they can work, so long as they don't work during school hours
Kabul's 'Unnoticed' Child Workers
Society & Culture  (tags: media, world, children, abuse, law, politics, child labor, Afghanistan, society, family, ethics )

- 1498 days ago -
A new documentary examines the child labor problem in Afghanistan's capital
ACTION ALERT: Child Labor Isn't Sporting - End Human Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Labor, Human Trafficking, Children Rights )

Ingrid Of
- 1874 days ago -
Children as young as three have been seen working in dangerous piles of rubble on a construction project that has already killed at least 45 people, including a two-year-old girl. Pre-school aged children rake pebbles into bags ...
OUTRAGEOUS! India's Child Coal Miners
Society & Culture  (tags: children, LABOR, child labor, society, ethics, family, culture, crime, politics, law, government, child, corruption, rights, news, safety, world, humans )

- 1891 days ago -
Children as young as 7 mine coal under deplorable conditions in northeastern India, where local authority overrules national laws against such practices.
A Childhood Spent Scavenging (Burma)
Society & Culture  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Child Labor, Poverty )

- 2272 days ago -
Twelve-year-old Maung Chan Thar has only known poverty despite having a name that means "master of wealth." His parents gave him the name in the belief that it would bring good fortune to their eldest son...
Gap Acts Over Indian Child Labour
Society & Culture  (tags: children, child, child labor, gap, society, humans, rights, world, crime )

- 2929 days ago -
Retailer Gap has pledged to "do more" to eradicate child labour after it emerged one of its Indian suppliers had been employing children as young as 10. The US firm will donate $200,000 to improve factory conditions in India as well as tighten up its own
The History Place - Child Labor in America
Society & Culture  (tags: child labor, history, USA, children, ethics, photo essay )

- 3199 days ago -
In 1909, Lewis W. Hine published the first of many photo essays depicting working children at risk. In these photographs, the essence of wasted youth is apparent in the sorrowful and even angry faces of his subjects. Some of his images, such as the young

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