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

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

The Disposability of Boys

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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

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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

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“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

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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

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

Congratulations! You Just Won a Baby!

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

Global Child Labor Declines by One Third

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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)

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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

The Invisible World of Rural Black America: Part 3

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

Forced and Child Labour in the Cotton Industry

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

Tainted Technology: Forced and Child Labour in the Electronics Industry

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