When someone says "child labor", our mind immediately jumps to kids working in third-world countries like India or sub-Saharan Africa. It's a well-founded assumption, but we should keep in mind that child labor is not only a "developing world" problem. The recent revelations that over 100,000 ch... (more)
Today, I will treat you with a video of an ABC News investigation, straight into the slums of India.
ABC's Bob Woodruff went on an expedition into India's coal mines, where children as young as 9 work one of the most dangerous jobs on the planet. The pitfalls and dangers that the children face e... (more)
June 12 marked the 'World Day Against Child Labor', the day that activists all around the world united in one strong, outspoken voice against this menace of society. Today, we commemorate the efforts of those involved in the fight against child labor, but more than that, we recognize the enormity... (more)