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Facts For Kids About Bullying

Date: October 16, 2017 | Categories: Education, Resources, Stop Bullying,

Bullying is being mean to another kid over and over again. Bullying often includes: Teasing Talking about hurting someone Spreading rumors Leaving kids out on purpose Attacking someone by hitting them or yelling at them Bullying does not always happen in person. Cyberbullying is a type of bullying that happens online or through text messages or emails. It includes posting …

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Myanmar: Who are the Rohingya Muslims?

Date: September 6, 2017 | Categories: Global Injustice, News, Resources,

Source: Al-Jazeera The Rohingya are often described as “the world’s most persecuted minority”. They are an ethnic Muslim group who have lived for centuries in the majority Buddhist Myanmar. Currently, there are about 1.1 million Rohingya Muslims who live in the Southeast Asian country. The Rohingya speak Rohingya or Ruaingga, a dialect that is distinct to others spoken in Rakhine State and …

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Report: One-third of Palestinian minors in Israeli jails are Jerusalemites

Date: September 7, 2015 | Categories: Global Injustice, News, News, Resources,

Source: Middle East Monitor About one third of the 200 Palestinian minors detained in Israeli jails come from the occupied city of Jerusalem, some 13 years old or younger, a Palestinian rights centre revealed yesterday. In a report, the Palestine Prisoners Centre for Studies said the occupation has increasingly targeted Jerusalem’s children in the past year, with more than 600 …