Reporting in Danger

By CARA CHANG, age 12 Janna Jihad Ayyad, 10, reports on issues in the West Bank using videos she posts on social media. Photo courtesy Janna Jihad Facebook page Janna Jihad Ayyad is a ten-year-old reporter who lives in the West Bank in the occupied Palestinian...

Indigenous Resistance Movements Around the World

By SABAT ALI, age 9 MARISA HIRSCHFIELD, age 11 MARIANNE NACANAYNAY, age 13 AMIA McDONALD, age 11 TANYA PORCARI, age 12 MADISON ROBERTS, age 12 and IndyKids Staff Introduction by MARIANNE MACANAYNAY, age 13 Across the globe, indigenous people, the original, native...

Gaza-Bound Aid Boats Attacked

According to the United Nations, Israel’s strict four-year blockade on Gaza has caused a “humanitarian crisis.” Israel says the blockade is to protect its citizens from attacks by people in Gaza. PHOTO: Suhair Karam/IRIN By PEDRO LAHOZ WOLFE Gaza, which is...

Haiti Timeline: A History of Foreign Occupation

By AMANDA VENDER For hundreds of years, other countries have tried to control Haiti. Many people blame these other countries, that have exploited the land and people, for Haiti’s high poverty rate. Over 80 percent of the people live on less than $2 a day....