Child welfare

 
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Protecting religious adoption agencies that refuse gay couples

Protecting religious adoption agencies that refuse gay couples

By Sarah Padbury
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Child welfare | Two U.S. legislators want to prevent the government from discriminating against child welfare organizations and individuals who will not place children for…

Will more funding help California’s foster kids?

By Emily Scheie
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Child welfare | In an interview posted on YouTube by Courageous Connection, a California nonprofit organization for foster youth, Anthony talks about his five placements,

NYC subway platform not a safe haven for abandoned baby

By Allie Hulcher
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Child welfare | This week, a 20-year-old woman stepped off a New York City subway, left a stroller holding her 10-month-old daughter on the platform, and rode off on the…

Homeschoolers defeat invasive proposal in Ohio

By Laura Edghill
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Homeschooling | A proposed law in Ohio that would have subjected all homeschooling families to government inspections is being withdrawn in response to a groundswell of…

Efforts to stamp out child labor have opposite effect

By Kiley Crossland
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Child welfare | Banning child labor in developing countries may increase the number of child laborers, especially in poor families, according to a National Bureau of Economic…

UK leader moves to shield kids from porn

By Daniel James Devine
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International | The same day Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, became first-time parents of a baby boy, the United Kingdom took a step to protect children from…

 
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