A foresighted, self-sustaining, self-respecting country considers it's children's education the country's primary investment. We insult ourselves and our children by pay-as-you-go education. Blessed be the children who are fixing it for us!
Right now, 57 million primary school-aged children around the world are not in school. Join Malala in calling on the Canadian Government to make a commitment to ensure every child has the right to attend school.
The most unconscionable form of child abuse is perhaps the least addressed by human rights organizations: the recruitment and indoctrination of children by jihadi extremists who transform them into suicide bombers & child soldiers.
"Suzuki gets the opportunity to just spin his version of the story and then walk out of the room. In this case he took live questions and follow up questions. He was literally undressed by his lack of real scientific knowledge."
Hebrew U. is Israel's highest, at 138 on list; Ben-Gurion jumps 39 spots to rejoin the club. The QS World University Rankings ranks more than 800 universities around the world from a pool of more than 3,000.
"Pulitzer Prize winning journalist for the New York Times, Amy Harmon hit another one out of the park recently and earned even more wrath from the anti-gmo cult when she wrote about one man's lonely journey into learning the facts about GMOs."
Teenagers are prone to dumb, tasteless pranks, but one 14-year-old is facing prison time for his latest stunt. The teen, from Everett, Pennsylvania, hopped on top of a statue of a kneeling Jesus--in front of an organization called "Love in the Name of...
For years, women at Chicopee jail in MA were videotaped being stripped-searched - by men. Although a federal trial court in MA finally ruled this to be "plainly unconstitutional," neither it nor the US Supreme Court has ruled to limit strip-searches.
A "prominent" Washington state banker who became enraged by a barking dog reportedly tried to kill the animal in front of its owners but shot the wrong dog, KIRO reported this week.(Just like in our invasion of Iraq, as our excuse anyway)