Tag: child

End Child Marriage in California

Sara is a child marriage survivor living in California. At age 15, she was forced to marry a 28-year-old stranger. She’s fighting to put an end to loopholes in California state law that make it easier for predators to take advantage of girls. 48 of the 50 states allow child marriage. Join Sara in asking California to set an example and end these human rights abuses now….more: Change.org

AOC Questions Migrant Mother Whose Child Died in U.S. Detention

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez <span class="copyright">PHoto: Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call.</span>Yazmin Juárez, the mother of a toddler who died shortly after being released from a for-profit detention center in Texas, offered a powerful testimony in front of a panel of U.S. House members on Wednesday. Juárez said she and her daughter fled violence in Guatemala and hoped for a better future in the U.S. “Unfortunately, that did not happen,” she told the lawmakers….more: yahoo

Incredible Near Miss of Child as Truck Driver Slams on Brakes

Umm Salamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Good works protect from evil fates. Charity in secret extinguishes the wrath of the Lord, maintaining family ties increases life span, and every good deed is charity. The people of good in the world are the people of good in the Hereafter, and the people of evil in the world are the people of evil in the Hereafter. And the first to enter Paradise are the people of good.”Source: al-Mu’jam al-Awsaṭ 6252 Grade: Sahih (authentic)

POLLS: What Is The Best Way to Communicate Effectively With Your Child ?

  • To listen to them (23%, 7 Votes)POLL BEST KIDS
  • Make time for one-on-one conversations (23%, 7 Votes)
  • Model and expect good manners (19%, 6 Votes)
  • Use positive language (13%, 4 Votes)
  • Keep it simple (10%, 3 Votes)
  • Suggest options and alternatives (6%, 2 Votes)
  • Ask open-ended questions (3%, 1 Votes)
  • Don’t sweat the small stuff (3%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 31