Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: children

How a failed social experiment in Denmark separated Inuit children from their families

Helene Thiesen was one of 22 Inuiit children separated from their families in Greenland 70 years ago. Editor’s note: This story is part of CNN’s commitment to covering issues around identity, including race, gender,...

Pope Francis: Opting for pets over children is selfish and ‘takes away our humanity’

The Pope made the comments Wednesday while speaking to a general audience about Saint Joseph, Jesus’ earthly father. Francis was lauding Joseph’s decision to bring up Jesus as “among the highest forms of love”...

Canada reaches agreement to compensate indigenous children taken from families

The agreements include $15.7 billion (20 billion Canadian dollars) for potentially hundreds of thousands of First Nations children who were removed from their families, who did not get services or who experienced delays in...

Lebanon’s soul has been eviscerated by its financial crisis. Not even the children want to play

He shakes his head. He doesn’t want to join the other children decorating the tree we’ve brought in. “Why not?” I ask. “Maali khili’” he responds — he doesn’t have the energy for it....

Myanmar: 2 Save the Children staff confirmed dead in Christmas Eve attack

“With profound sadness we confirm two of our staff are among the burnt bodies found in Myanmar after an attack by the military on Xmas Eve. Both new fathers working on education for children,”...

A teacher raised more than $100,000 to purchase enough food to keep thousands of children from going hungry over winter break

The 34-year-old library teacher at Lakewood Elementary School in Durham, North Carolina, does everything she can to prove it, and her recent fundraiser, which collected $106,000 to feed her students in need, is her...

Psaki: It’s okay to let children eat lunch in the cold ‘to keep kids safe’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! White House press secretary Jen Psaki suggested Friday that it is okay for kids to eat their lunches outside in cold temperatures in an effort to...

COVID-19 vaccine for children has been packed and shipped

Anticipating a green light from vaccine advisers, the Biden administration is assembling and shipping millions of COVID-19 shots for children ages 5-11, the White House said Monday. The first could go into kids’ arms...

CDC Director Walensky signs off on Pfizer vaccine for children 5 to 11

Millions of elementary-aged children around the country are now eligible to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.  U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky on Tuesday gave the final OK...

COVID-19 vaccination and young children: What to know

Elementary-aged children around the country are now eligible to receive a kid-sized shot of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.  The doses are about one-third of the dose given to adolescents and adults. While Moderna and...