United Nations Recommends Reparations

PHOTO: Wikimedia Commons By SAMIA AFRIN, age 12 On January 29, 2016, members of the United Nations Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent released a report finding that the level of police brutality and poverty among blacks in the United States is as...

Parents of 43 Missing Mexican Students Meet with U.N.

By RIDA ALI, age 11, and IndyKids Staff PHOTO: kinoluiggi/flickr After meeting with parents of the 43 students who went missing in Ayotzinapa, Mexico, on September 26, 2014, the United Nations Commission Against Enforced Disappearances has condemned the Mexican...

Childhood Under Attack in Gaza

By KATIE SCHLECHTER, IndyKids Staff After the strikes in 2009, Gaza Community Mental Health Programme (GCMHP) found that 75 percent of kids older than six showed one or more symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. PHOTO: andlun1/Flickr On August 26, 2014, the...