Child Rights

Child Rights
Democracy

Sexualization of Children

Questioning the lack of age appropriate parenting and its impact on children as inadvertently sexually provocative behavior.

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Child Rights
Democracy
Women's rights

10 practical ideas to prevent domestic abuse from continuing

While domestic abuse is distressingly common, it is equally normal for the victim to receive little or no assistance in dealing with an abusive partner or member of the family. Sadly, the “mind your own business” mentality continues to triumph against all logic. It does not seem to strike people that if marriage is not […]

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Child Rights
Democracy
Education

School Reloaded

This article takes off from the previous one exploring the natural rights of children that are abused casually. So here, I am looking at schools. Let me say upfront that I am not “designing an overhaul” and I don’t believe I should. Public services should always be designed by consensus, hopefully with some input or observation of […]

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Democracy
Politics & Political Commentary

Child Rights: A new look at child abuse

Child rights are our future. The most vulnerable, exploited and unrepresented minority ANYWHERE in the world is children. Child abuse is a process of disrespect, hurt and neglect and most children are abused. I’ll go right ahead and say almost every child is abused at some point or the other. This post looks beyond the […]

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Child Rights
Democracy

Foundling wheel in India?

In a country with a pathetic sex ratio and tall claims to protect girl children, precious little beyond propaganda actually happens to save them from harm.

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