The Daily Show Tackles Child Labor on US Tobacco Farms

Think dangerous child labor is something that happens in “third world” countries? Think again. Tobacco farms right here in the USA are using agricultural labor law loopholes to exploit kids as young as 7.

New Report Offers Snapshot of Company Activities to Source Slave-Free Textiles

Survey captures industry challenges and best practices in avoiding forced-labor cotton from Uzbekistan.

The Disposability of Boys

The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.

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We Remember Robin Romano

Reid Maki of The Child Labor Coalition reflects on the recent passing of human rights legend Robin Romano.

Violence Packs a Uniquely Devastating Punch on the Poor

“The locusts of everyday violence have been allowed to swarm unabated in the developing world. And they are laying waste to the hope of the poor.”

A Very Disturbing Phenomenon: The Rapid Increase of Unaccompanied Minors Entering the US

Reid Maki of the Child Labor Coalition: 60,000 children without adult supervision will cross over into the US border this year.

Essay Contest Spotlights the Plight of Child Farmworkers in the US

Child laborers get the chance to share their stories through writing and art.

Congratulations! You Just Won a Baby!

In Pakistan, the adoption of abandoned babies has been made into a game show.

Global Child Labor Declines by One Third

A new ILO report states that child labor has been in decline since 2000.

What Happened to U.S. Child Laborers in the Early 20th Century? (Video)

Retired social worker tracks down the fate of child laborers photographed by Lewis Hine at the turn of the century.

Obama Caves to Farm Lobby, Youth Workers Suffer

Think child labor in the US is a thing of the past? Think again.

Combating Sex Trafficking while Helping Abused Elephants. The Story that Deserves to go Viral.

An organization against child sexual exploitation pairs with a group that rescues abused elephants. Awesomeness ensues.

Man-to-Man with Arun Gandhi, Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi – Part 2

On inspiration, interconnectedness and India. Part 2 of our interview with Arun Gandhi.

Man-to-Man with Arun Gandhi, Grandson of Mahatma Gandhi – Part 1

Arun Gandhi became his own man despite and thanks to shouldering his grandfather’s legacy.

The Invisible World of Rural Black America: Part 3

Two sons of a sharecropper return to the Texas town where they grew up.

Forced and Child Labour in the Cotton Industry

Cotton Factsheet from World Vision’s “Don’t Trade Lives” Campaign