Children

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Hundreds of teachers, students, parents, and union leaders are expected to attend a massive rally in Philadelphia on Thursday afternoon, protesting the recent cancellation of the teachers' union contract and imposition of health care costs on educators. The demonstration will take place at 4 p.m. outside a meeting of the state's School Reform...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A young Pakistani woman who courageously stood up to those who would deny young...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Students from at least two Philadelphia public high schools refused to go to...

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.