Tag Archives: human rights

We Support Malala Yousafzai

    Malala Yousafzai (Pashto: ملاله یوسفزۍ‎ Malālah Yūsafzay , born July 12, 1997)[2][4] is a school student and education activist from the town of Mingora in the Swat District of Pakistan’sKhyber Pakhtunkhwa province. She is known for her education and women’s rights activism in the Swat Valley, where the Taliban has at times banned girls from attending school.[5][4] In early 2009, at the age of 11/12, Yousafzai […]

Who’s Watching Your Children? Be Sure, BEFORE.

Who's Watching Your Children? Be Sure, BEFORE.

The Be Sure, Before Campaign:

We are asking the government to make it more difficult for abusers to prey on children by duping their families through 3 umbrella interventions:
1) awareness 2) specific changes to child protection and 3) more research into child abuse in relation to family dynamics.

We need YOUR help. Please join us by signing this petition:

http://www.change.org/petitions/who-s-watching-your-children-be-sure-before

Also, if you can spare 2 minutes, please help us by sending a campaign pack to YOUR MP. If you message us here or email us actionagaisntabuse@hotmail.com, let us know where in the UK you are, we will send you the contact details for your MP and a campaign pack to forward to them in a couple of clicks!

Thank you! ♥

Artwork: Bianca Green

On Topic: The Spanking Ban Debate

When it comes to rearing children, no debate is more contentious — or longer running — than the dispute over spanking. Is spanking ever O.K? Should there be a ban? Is spanking child abuse? Recently, i posted an note about spanking, hoping to start a discussion about the pros and cons of a spanking ban. […]