Jessica Taft is Associate Professor of Latin American & Latino Studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
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Sunday, October 20, 2019
A UN Treaty Guarantees Youth Rights Everywhere on Earth—Except the United States
Fifteen kids from a dozen countries, including Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, recently brought a formal complaint to the United Nations. They’re arguing that climate change violates children’s rights as guaranteed by the Convention on the Rights of the Child , a global agreement. By petitioning...