Child Labor Makes A Comeback

By PEDRO LAHOZ WOLFE PHOTO: Flickr.com/TRIVER In Augusta, Maine, Republicans in both the state Senate and state House of Representatives are trying to pass several laws regarding child labor. The new laws would allow children in high school to work 24 hours a week,...

Working for Girls Worldwide

By LISA GOODMAN Did you know that one in seven girls in developing countries are married by the time they are fifteen? Many of these girls do not have the opportunity to go to school, get medical care for themselves or their children; or even live their lives without...

United States Enters War in Libya

By AMANDA VENDER Women prepare food for Libyan rebels. PHOTO: Gratiane de Moustier/IRIN The United States government spent $600 million to drop bombs and missiles over the oil-rich North African country, Libya, just in the first week of its war there. President Obama...