CHILDREN HAVE RIGHTS TOO.

Mum C writes

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Children are children no matter their structure, beauty, handsomeness, ugliness, disability, naughtiness and what have you. In this vein, they have the rights to be specially protected and cared for. They have the rights to be fed, clothed, health insured and to associate with parents and humans in general. They also have the right to be sent to school. All these are clearly stated in constitutions of many states. And all these are devoid of gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, religion or colour. In fact, a child must be physically, mentally and emotionally well catered for. There must be no forced labour where these children are concerned because they do not ask us to bring them into this life.

In this regard people always want to know who a child is. Many states define juveniles as children under the ages of 18. That leads me to my problem with the maltreatment…

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2 responses to “CHILDREN HAVE RIGHTS TOO.

  1. Children. Yes. Rights. I was abused. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. As an activist/artist/adoptive mother… thanks for sharing this.

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