Children

Jon Queally, staff writer
A young Pakistani woman who courageously stood up to those who would deny young girls the right to education, and a man in India who has dedicated his life to ending child slavery have been jointly awarded this year's Nobel Peace Prize. "I [expressed] my concerns [to President Obama] that drone attacks are fueling terrorism. Innocent victims are...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Students from at least two Philadelphia public high schools refused to go to...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Several hundred students, community members, and educators packed a Jefferson...

Further

Israel's murder of four Palestinian children playing on a beach in Gaza City was witnessed by many bystanders, including journalists who have relayed harrowing accounts and photos as they watched the terrified boys run for their lives. Killed were Ahed Atef Bakr, 10, Zakariya Ahed Bakr, 10, Mohammad Ramiz Bakr, 11, and Ismail Mahmoud Bakr, 9. Warning: Graphic. Also heart-shattering, and untenable.