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Schools being bombed in Thailand

Article about problem is Thailand

In Thailand Muslim Insurgents are threatening teachers and bombing schools. They spread terror through the educational community. They do this as they see educational learnings as an oppression of the Thai state. Are they right? Is religion a reason to stop education?

Children as young as 10 working in Tobacco fields and are unjustly robbed of their earnings

Hellish Work Article

In Kazakhstan employers have confiscated their employees passports. They also have not given them any type of contract. As well they are robbing them of their wages and then they have children working as young as 10 in tobacco fields which is a huge hazard for them. This article is a 115 page report on studies and research done on workers in tobacco farms in Kazakhstan.

Israeli Soldiers Used Child as Human Shield!!!

Two Israel soldiers during the offensive in Gaza, a Palestinian inhabited territory controlled by the Israeli Officials used a child as a shield. They held him at gun point to open a suspected bag of explosives and this put him in a chance of endangering his life. The bag did not contain any explosives but it is still a criminal offense to put him in harms way. The soldiers were punished on November 21st, 2010. They received a demoted class as well as a 3 month suspension! Sentenced by the Military Court of Israel, this shows that Israel will not place equal punishments to their officials.

Dangerous Forced Child Labor in India

Article on Child Labon in India

Children of the age 14 and under in India work in Glass Blowing, Fireworks and a lot of them work for carpet making factories. They are forcefully put in harms way and don't have a fair wage. Is this really necessary to India?

Women, girls, children and other domestic workers are being killed for complaining to their abusive employers, We cannot let this happen!

In Kuwait the workers have no protection against their employers who can kill them and easily have them deported by the violation called Absconding simply for complaining or trying to escape their jobs link

China One Child Rule

Article from Global Issues about the One Child Law

This article speaks about the One Child Law in China which was set in the 1980's to lower the population rate which was increased by the Baby Boom of the 1950's. Question is was it right to start? Can a government really regulate the amount of children someone has? Should it be abolished?


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