Should Adults Get an Allowance, Too?

By CATE GARRETSON, age 10 Finland could be among the first countries to pay a basic income to all adult citizens, an idea that is being considered by nations around the world. PHOTO: Christopher Andrews/Flickr Finland is planning an experiment in 2017 to help combat...

Ebola and Global Healthcare Inequality

By DECLAN PETERSON, age 12, and IndyKids Staff Dr. Paul Farmer, who has focused his life’s work on improving healthcare in developing nations believes that global economic inequality is largely to blame for the current epidemic. PHOTO: European Commission DG ECHO...

Civil Rights THEN and NOW

By ELIYA AHMAD, age 12, and DAPHNE KNOUSE FRENZER, age 12 Introduction by KATIE SCHLECHTER, IndyKids Staff Civil rights movement leaders Dr. Ralph David Abernathy, Dr. Martin Luther King and their families lead the famous march from Selma to Montgomery, AL in 1965....

Movie Review: Inequality for All

By THEO FRYE-YANOS, age 11 In Inequality for All, Robert Reich explores why the United States has so much income inequality, and why the financial gap between the rich and the poor is widening. IMAGE: Inequality for All Inequality for All is a 2013 documentary film...