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Rejecting the Myth of Sanctioned Child Marriage in Islam
Society & Culture  (tags: world, religion, women, children, culture, ethics, freedoms, society, rights, pedophilia, marriage, Islam, Christianity, interesting, family, humans )

Carrie
- 19 hours ago - themuslimtimes.org
Name one thing Muslims and Christians share? Their level effort pointing fingers elsewhere whenever pedophilia comes up. Another similarity? Neither Muslims nor Christians blame Christianity for the problem, but the same canâEUR(TM)t be said for Islam.
Show Your Support for Children, Not Soldiers Campaign!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, soldiers, war, violence, children's rights, Children's Welfare, children protection, Children & Family, safety, sadness, environment, ethics, education, play, outside, health, mental health )

Barb
- 1 day ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The military use of children takes place all over the world. The 2014 annual report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict presents information about grave violations committed against children in 23 country situations.
Israel âEUR~Failed to Minimize Civilian Toll in Gaza WarâEUR(TM): Independent Report
Society & Culture  (tags: Physicians for Human Rights, Human Rights, Israeli war crimes, Palestine, death, ethics, crime, education, abuse, government, world, violence, freedoms, family, women, children, law, politics, news, murder, humans )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - rawstory.com
Despite claims to the contrary, the military did not give sufficient warning for civilians to evacuate residential areas before striking them,according to the report partly commissioned by Physicians for Human Rights & carried out by 8 independent medical
Author of 'Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie': How This Muslim Mom Answered When Her Daughter Asked 'Can I Marry A Jew? (VIDEO)'
Society & Culture  (tags: Ranya Tabari Idliby, 'Burqas, Baseball, Apple Pie', American Muslims, world, religion, ethics, family, freedoms, children, culture, humans, interesting, society, rights, women )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - live.huffingtonpost.com
Internationally recognized author Ranya Tabari Idliby, co-author of the 2007 bestseller "The Faith Club," talks to HuffPost Live about her latest book, "Burqas, Baseball, and Apple Pie," an intimate portrayal of her American Muslim family.
Principal Wants Students to Hurl Canned Food at Intruders
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, children, protection, schools, violence, interesting, humans, news, society, culture )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - modernfarmer.com
"We realize at first this may seem odd," reads a letter from the principal. Well, yeah.
The Changing Shape of Boko Haram
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam. Muslims, Christians, Nigeria, children, corruption, crime, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Penny
- 7 days ago - christiantoday.com
Boko Haram's attack in Baga, Borno State, which killed hundreds, possibly thousands, on 3 January has once again drawn attention to the Islamist militant group that has been terrorising northern Nigeria for more than five years.
They're Taking Our Children
Society & Culture  (tags: Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Islam, Muslims, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 7 days ago - smh.com.au
West Papua's youth are being removed to Islamic religious schools in Java for "re-education". A six-month Good Weekend investigation has confirmed that children, possibly in their thousands, have been enticed away over the past decade or more with the
TThe Reality Tale of Two Education Systems: One for the Poor, and One for the Rest
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, education, children, ethics, corporatization of education, greed, society, politics, government, abuse, americans )

Cal
- 14 days ago - alternet.org
New data reveals our public--not private--school system is among the best in the world.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Trafficking of Children at Major Sporting Events
Society & Culture  (tags: human trafficking, forced prostitution, forced prostitution, children, culture, sadness, law, ethics, politics, sports )

Cal
- 15 days ago - change.org
Every year, approximately 100,000 children are forced into prostitution in the United States... and many are illegally "bused in" to locations hosting major sporting events like the Super Bowl.
How a Tweet About Gaza Children Went Viral Round the Globe
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, children, family, world, freedoms, ethics, society, culture, safety, humans, news, media, internet )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Three days ago Dan Cohen tweeted this photo from Gaza with seven words, "Selfie with the greatest threat to Israel," and the tweet went viral, retweeted 16,000 times.I spoke to Cohen yesterday by Skype in Gaza to ask him about the photo and its resonance.
6800 Palestinians Currently Imprisoned By Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: world, violence, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, kidnappings, ethics, crime, society, safety, children, freedoms, family, abuse, dishonesty, law, sadness, rights )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - imemc.org
The Palestinian Prisoners Center for Studies has reported that the Israeli army has kidnapped and detained 7110 Palestinians in 2014, adding that, by the end of the year 2014, the total number of detainees arrived to 6800.
Sarah Palin to Enraged Animal Lovers: 'Chill, At Least My Son Didn't Eat The Dog!'
Society & Culture  (tags: children, Animals, animal abuse, Sarah Palin, ethics, family, society, culture, sadness, safety, abuse, education )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Sarah Palin lashed out at PETA on her Facebook page after the group called the former governor of Alaska out for a New Year's Day picture featuring her six-year-old son standing on the family dog.
Israel Kidnapped 3755 Children In Past Four Years, 1266 in 2014 Alone
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, international law, kidnapped children, ethics, rights, freedoms, news, humans, society, safety, violence, world, children, abuse, dishonesty, family )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - english.pnn.ps
Head of the Census Dept.of the Palestinian Commission of Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs, Abdul-Nasser Ferwana, stated that the Israeli army continues to attack and abduct Palestinian children in violation of international law, kidnapping 3755 children
Guns Are Surprisingly Easy to Come By for at-Risk Teens: Study
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, children, mental illness, suicide, gun control, gun violence, family, ethics, society, death, culture, safety, sadness, violence, murder, abuse, crime )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - rawstory.com
U.S. teens report easy access to firearms, even when they have mental health problems that put them at an increased risk of suicide, according to a new study. Overall, 41 percent of teens who reported being in a home with a firearm had easy access to it.
 

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