Children

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In what the Philadelphia teachers' union is describing as "a victory for collective bargaining," the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court ruled Thursday that the School Reform Commission (SRC) does not have the power to cancel union contracts, as it abruptly did last fall. On October 6, 2014, the SRC voted to terminate the teachers' contract and...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
UNITED NATIONS, Jan 23 2015 (IPS) - When the East African nation of Somalia,...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Kenyan police fired tear gas at a crowd of children protesting the seizure of...

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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.